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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kebe

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Alt. Meaning

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

B is for beauty, that comes from within.

E is for expert, in your chosen career

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kebe

Jimmy Kébé is a soccer player for the RC Lens, LB Châteauroux, US Boulogne, Reading F.C., Crystal Palace F.C., Leeds United F.C., Mali at the 2004 Summer Olympics, and Mali national football team. Jimmy was born on January 19th, 1984 in Vitry-sur-Seine, France. Jimmy is also known as Kébé and Jimmy Boubou.


Ntando Kebe is a rugby player. Ntando was born on August 19th, 1988 in East London, Eastern Cape.


Boubacar Kébé is a soccer player for the Al-Raed FC, FC Girondins de Bordeaux, Football Club Libourne, Nîmes Olympique, RC Strasbourg Alsace, AS Cherbourg Football, S.C. Damash, Esteghlal F.C., Al-Hilal Club (Omdurman), Mali national football team, and Burkina Faso national football team. Boubacar was born on May 10th, 1987 in Ouagadougou.


Yahia Kébé is a soccer player for the Al Kharaitiyat SC, Blackburn Rovers F.C., FC Girondins de Bordeaux, Football Club Libourne, Troyes AC, Raja Casablanca, and Burkina Faso national football team. Yahia was born on July 11th, 1985 in Ouagadougou.


Pape Kebe is a soccer player for the ASC Diaraf and FC Rubin Kazan. Pape was born on December 28th, 1979 in Dakar.


Ibra Kébé is a soccer player for the ASC Jeanne d'Arc, FC Spartak Moscow, FC Alania Vladikavkaz, FC Spartak Nizhny Novgorod, FC Anzhi Makhachkala, and Senegal national football team. Ibra was born on December 24th, 1978 in Saint-Louis, Senegal.


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Popularity of Kebe as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kebe U.S.
  White 12.13% 64.26%
  African American 83.75% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kebe

People with the last name Kebe are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Kebe

  • How Popular is the name Kebe? As a last name Kebe was the 48,347th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Kebe first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Kebe is Wednesday, March 16th, 1910.
  • How unique is the name Kebe? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Kebe. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Kebe: Your name in reverse order is Ebek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kebe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kebe? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 437 people with the last name Kebe.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kebe? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kebe as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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