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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kreigh

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Alt. Meaning

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

I is for inclusive, never leaving others out

G is for generous, your giving nature.

H is for hug, give one today!

Notable Persons Named Kreigh

Kreigh Collins was a tennis player. Kreigh was born in Illinois. He breathed his last breath on November 16th, 1909.


Where is the name Kreigh popular?

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Popularity of Kreigh as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kreigh U.S.
  White 98.91% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 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 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kreigh

People with the last name Kreigh are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kreigh

  • How Popular is the name Kreigh? Kreigh is the 68,802nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Kreigh was the 98,982nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kreigh have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13 babies born with the first name Kreigh in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kreigh? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Kreigh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kreigh is Wednesday, January 1st, 1908.
  • What year had the most people named Kreigh born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kreigh was in 1987 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Random Kreigh Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kreigh is not a popular baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Kreigh: Your name in reverse order is Hgierk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gkeirh. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kreigh? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 183 people with the last name Kreigh.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kreigh? Kreigh 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).
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