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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kilo

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ki"lo
An abbreviation of Kilogram.

Etymology: F

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. One thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites ("a kilogram is approximately 2.2 pounds")

Notable Persons Named Kilo

Kilo Kish is an alternative hip hop, experimental music, psychedelic pop, neo-psychedelia, and new wave music singing, songwriter, visual arts, painting, fashion design, and textile design. She was most active from 2010 to present. Kilo was given the name Lakisha Kimberly Robinson on May 10th, 1990 in Orlando, Florida. Kilo is also known as Kilo Kish, Kish, KK, and Lakisha Kimberly "Kish" Robinson.


Kilo Ali is a hip hop music rapping and songwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 1990. Kilo was born on May 1st, 1973 in Atlanta. Kilo is also known as Kilo.


Kilo Lusama is an athlete for the F.C. Manu Laeva.


Kilo Jot is an athlete for the Tubuia.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kilo

Michel Kilo is a writer. Michel was born in 1940 in Latakia, Syria.


Down AKA Kilo is a hip hop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Down was given the name Juan Martinez on January 13th, 1985 in Oxnard, California. Down is also known as Down Aka Kilo.


Wiz Kilo is a hip hop, pop, r&b, electro, urban, hip hop music, rhythm, blues, and electro (music) musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2002. Wiz was given the name Wissam Kilo on March 5th, 1984. Wiz is also known as Wiz.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kilo U.S.
  White 48.66% 64.26%
  African American 24.06% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 10.70% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 14.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kilo

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

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Fun Facts about the name Kilo

  • How Popular is the name Kilo? Kilo is the 45,699th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kilo was the 97,210th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kilo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 55 babies born with the first name Kilo in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kilo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kilo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kilo is Saturday, December 12th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Kilo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kilo was in 2014 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kilo: Your name in reverse order is Olik. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kiol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kilo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 187 people with the last name Kilo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kilo? Kilo is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.