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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kito

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  • A user from South Africa says the name Kito is of Swahili origin and means "Precious Jewel From God".
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Notable Persons Named Kito

Kito Poblah is a football player for the Free agent. Kito was born on September 18th, 1987 in Montreal.


Kito was born in 1938.


Kito is an electronic music musician. She was most active from 2008 to present. Kito was given the name Maaike Kito Lebbing on June 20th, 1987.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kito

Aya was born on July 19th, 1962. Aya is also known as 木藤 亜也; Kitou and Aya. They died on May 23rd, 1988.


Masaki Kito is a lawyer and tv commentator. Masaki was born on November 21st, 1960 in Ube, Yamaguchi.


Kito is an electronic music musician. She was most active from 2008 to present. Kito was given the name Maaike Kito Lebbing on June 20th, 1987.


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International Interest for Kito

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Kito as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kito U.S.
  White 34.65% 64.26%
  African American 3.94% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 37.01% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 18.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kito

People with the last name Kito are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Kito

  • How Popular is the name Kito? Kito is the 28,961st most popular name of all time. As a last name Kito was the 133,048th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kito have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 171 babies born with the first name Kito in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kito to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kito? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
  • When was Kito first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kito is Friday, October 28th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Kito born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kito was in 1977 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Kito Factoid: According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kito is not a popular baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1975.
  • Weird things about the name Kito: Your name in reverse order is Otik. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Toik. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kito? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 127 people with the last name Kito.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kito? Kito is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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