Joaquin

First Name
27k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
4k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Joaquin

"Joaquin" is a name of Spanish origin, and it means "Raised by Yahweh". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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Borrowing from Spanish Joaquín.

  1. A male given name, an anglicized spelling of Spanish Joaquín.

Notable Persons Named Joaquin

Joaquin Phoenix is an actor, producer, music video director, musician, and activist. He was most prominent from 1982 to present. Joaquin was given the name Joaquín Rafael Bottom by his parent Arlyn Phoenix on October 28th, 1974 in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico.

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Joaquín Guzmán is a leader of sinaloa cartel and sinaloa cartel. Joaquín is also known as El Chapo, The Last Godfather, and El Chapo (The Shorty).

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Joaquín Castro is an office holder. Joaquín was born on September 16th, 1974 in San Antonio.

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Alberto Vargas was an artist in the fields of painter and painting. Alberto was given the name Joaquin Alberto Vargas y Chávez on February 9th, 1896 in Arequipa. He left this life on December 30th, 1982.

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Joaquín Correa is a soccer player for the U.C. Sampdoria, Club Atlético River Plate, and Estudiantes de La Plata. Joaquín was born on August 13th, 1994 in Juan Bautista Alberdi, Trentinoh.

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Joaquin Murrieta Carrillo was a gold miner and outlaw. Joaquin was born in 1829 in Sonora. Joaquin is also known as The Robin Hood of El Dorado and The Mexican Robin Hood. He breathed his last breath in 1853.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Joaquin

Nick Joaquin was a novelist. Nick was given the name Nicomedes Márquez Joaquín on May 4th, 1917 in Manila. He left this life on April 29th, 2004.

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Joaquín is a soccer player for the Real Betis, Real Betis B, Valencia CF, Málaga CF, ACF Fiorentina, Spain national under-18 football team, Spain national under-21 football team, and Spain national football team. Joaquín was born on July 21st, 1981 in El Puerto de Santa María, Spain.

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Lucas Mariano Ignacio de Jesus Jose Joaquin was a Minister of Interior and Exterior Relations of Mexico. Lucas was born on October 18th, 1792 in Guanajuato City. He died on June 2nd, 1853.

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Denise Joaquin is an actor and actress. Denise was born in Philippines.

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Jaymee Joaquin is a tv & events presenter, supporting actress, commercial model, model (people), and supporting actressandcommercial model. She was most active from 1998 to 2010. Jaymee was given the name Jaymee Geronimo Topacio on July 27th, 1984 in San Juan, Metro Manila.

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Waldis Joaquín is a baseball player for the Free agent. Waldis was born on December 25th, 1986 in La Vega (city). Waldis is also known as Joaquin de la Cruz and Waldis.

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How popular is the baby name Joaquin in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1886 6 0 6
1897 5 0 5
1903 5 0 5
1904 5 0 5
1906 5 0 5
1907 5 0 5
1908 10 0 10
1910 9 0 9
1911 6 0 6
1912 13 0 13
1913 26 0 26
1914 28 0 28
1915 32 0 32
1916 38 0 38
1917 38 0 38
1918 55 0 55
1919 44 0 44
1920 59 0 59
1921 45 0 45
1922 70 0 70
1923 57 0 57
1924 53 0 53
1925 57 0 57
1926 56 0 56
1927 66 0 66
1928 68 0 68
1929 58 0 58
1930 73 0 73
1931 52 0 52
1932 49 0 49
1933 40 0 40
1934 50 0 50
1935 38 0 38
1936 46 0 46
1937 40 0 40
1938 48 0 48
1939 55 0 55
1940 38 0 38
1941 52 0 52
1942 49 0 49
1943 41 0 41
1944 52 0 52
1945 58 0 58
1946 47 0 47
1947 55 0 55
1948 57 0 57
1949 65 0 65
1950 68 0 68
1951 74 0 74
1952 85 0 85
1953 58 0 58
1954 68 0 68
1955 63 0 63
1956 85 0 85
1957 86 0 86
1958 94 0 94
1959 92 0 92
1960 93 0 93
1961 89 0 89
1962 94 0 94
1963 108 0 108
1964 118 0 118
1965 112 0 112
1966 102 0 102
1967 119 0 119
1968 115 0 115
1969 135 0 135
1970 163 0 163
1971 179 0 179
1972 187 0 187
1973 222 5 217
1974 205 0 205
1975 250 0 250
1976 253 5 248
1977 211 5 206
1978 222 5 217
1979 258 0 258
1980 271 0 271
1981 217 0 217
1982 248 0 248
1983 231 0 231
1984 252 5 247
1985 256 0 256
1986 222 0 222
1987 239 0 239
1988 232 5 227
1989 263 0 263
1990 280 0 280
1991 256 0 256
1992 276 6 270
1993 299 0 299
1994 297 0 297
1995 315 5 310
1996 304 0 304
1997 312 0 312
1998 354 0 354
1999 377 0 377
2000 367 0 367
2001 452 0 452
2002 473 7 466
2003 559 0 559
2004 711 0 711
2005 846 0 846
2006 1,224 0 1,224
2007 1,180 0 1,180
2008 1,250 5 1,245
2009 1,117 0 1,117
2010 1,029 0 1,029
2011 950 0 950
2012 970 0 970
2013 952 0 952
2014 1,044 0 1,044
2015 1,077 0 1,077
2016 990 0 990

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Popularity of Joaquin as a first name

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Popularity of Joaquin as a last name

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Common last names for Joaquin

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  • Garcia
  • Hernandez
  • Gonzalez
  • Martinez
  • Perez
  • Torres
  • Rivera
  • Fernandez
  • Sanchez
  • Cruz
  • Santos
  • Ramirez
  • Diaz
  • Flores
  • Alvarez
  • Gomez

Common first names for Joaquin

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Joaquin U.S.
  White 19.39% 64.26%
  African American 2.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 18.09% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 6.94% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 49.90% 16.26%

Of Last Name Joaquin

People with the last name Joaquin are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Joaquin

  • How Popular is the name Joaquin? Joaquin is the 1,451st most popular name of all time. As a last name Joaquin was the 9,172nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Joaquin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 26,624 babies born with the first name Joaquin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Joaquin to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Joaquin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Joaquin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Joaquin is Sunday, August 20th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Joaquin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Joaquin was in 2008 with a total of 1,245 babies. That's a lot of babies named Joaquin!
  • Random Joaquin Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Joaquin ranks 94th in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 29 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Joaquin: Your name in reverse order is Niuqaoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jaouinq. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Joaquin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,559 people with the last name Joaquin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Joaquin? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Joaquin as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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