Lamont

First Name
23k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
7k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lamont" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lamont as well as things modernly associated with the name Lamont such as celebrities named Lamont.

Origin and Meaning of Lamont

"Lamont" is a name of French origin, and it means "From the mountain". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Lamont

Big L was a hip hop music rapping. He plays Vocals. He holds the title Ebonics". His career lasted from 1991 to 1999. Big was given the name Lamont Coleman . Big is also known as Corleone and Mr. MVP. He passed away on February 15th, 1999.

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U-God is a hip hop music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1993. U-God was given the name Lamont Jody Hawkins on October 11th, 1970 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S. U-God is also known as Golden Arms and Universal-God.

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Lamont Peterson is an influential individual. Lamont was born on January 24th, 1984 in Washington, D.C., U.S.

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Lamont Dozier is a rhythm, blues, funk, and soul music record producer, arrangement, and songwriter. He plays Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 1962. Lamont was given the name Lamont Herbert Dozier on June 16th, 1941 in Detroit.

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Lamont Jones is a basketball player for the Korikobrat, Al Rayan SC Basketball Team, and Al-Ittihad Jeddah (basketball) in the Korisliiga. He has had major accomplishments since 2013. Lamont was born on June 26th, 1990.

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Lamont Johnson was an actor/director. His career lasted from 1951 to 1951. Lamont was given the name Ernest Lamont Johnson, Jr. on September 30th, 1922 in Stockton, California, U.S. He left this life on October 24th, 2010.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lamont

Bishop Lamont is a hip hop music rapping and singing. He was most active from 2004 to present. Bishop was given the name Philip Martin on October 31st, 1978. Bishop is also known as Bishop.

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Thomas W. Lamont was a bank and banker. His most notable accomplishments were from 1903 to 1947. Thomas was given the name Thomas William Lamont, Jr. on September 30th, 1870 in Claverack, New York. He died on February 2nd, 1948.

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Ned Lamont is a businessperson and professor. Ned was given the name Edward Miner Lamont, Jr. on January 3rd, 1954 in Washington, D.C.

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Duncan Lamont was an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1950 to 1978. Duncan was given the name Duncan William Ferguson Lamont on June 17th, 1918 in Lisbon. He breathed his last breath on December 19th, 1978.

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Johann Lamont is a for Glasgow Pollok, Leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Deputy Leader of the Scottish Labour Party, Member of the Scottish Parliament, forGlasgow Pollok, and Scottish Labour Party. Johann was born on July 11th, 1957 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Gene Lamont is a baseball for the Detroit Tigers. Gene was born on December 25th, 1946 in Rockford, Illinois.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 0 5
1908 5 0 5
1909 6 0 6
1911 5 0 5
1912 9 0 9
1913 13 0 13
1914 15 0 15
1915 16 0 16
1916 26 0 26
1917 22 0 22
1918 30 0 30
1919 25 0 25
1920 22 0 22
1921 30 0 30
1922 32 0 32
1923 27 0 27
1924 19 0 19
1925 26 0 26
1926 25 0 25
1927 32 0 32
1928 31 0 31
1929 32 0 32
1930 42 0 42
1931 30 0 30
1932 36 0 36
1933 38 0 38
1934 34 0 34
1935 23 0 23
1936 19 0 19
1937 41 0 41
1938 44 0 44
1939 56 0 56
1940 64 0 64
1941 94 0 94
1942 103 0 103
1943 94 0 94
1944 103 0 103
1945 101 0 101
1946 149 0 149
1947 145 0 145
1948 172 0 172
1949 192 0 192
1950 194 0 194
1951 204 0 204
1952 183 0 183
1953 201 0 201
1954 231 0 231
1955 208 0 208
1956 198 0 198
1957 227 0 227
1958 234 0 234
1959 252 0 252
1960 233 7 226
1961 271 0 271
1962 268 0 268
1963 294 0 294
1964 346 6 340
1965 335 0 335
1966 345 0 345
1967 380 5 375
1968 430 7 423
1969 452 9 443
1970 542 8 534
1971 532 9 523
1972 1,059 20 1,039
1973 922 21 901
1974 834 10 824
1975 673 13 660
1976 606 7 599
1977 537 5 532
1978 551 10 541
1979 531 11 520
1980 485 0 485
1981 408 6 402
1982 368 0 368
1983 321 5 316
1984 320 0 320
1985 291 0 291
1986 326 0 326
1987 299 0 299
1988 307 0 307
1989 338 6 332
1990 314 0 314
1991 314 0 314
1992 342 0 342
1993 322 0 322
1994 285 0 285
1995 272 0 272
1996 222 0 222
1997 226 0 226
1998 223 0 223
1999 228 0 228
2000 214 0 214
2001 211 0 211
2002 187 0 187
2003 214 0 214
2004 184 0 184
2005 165 0 165
2006 190 0 190
2007 223 0 223
2008 210 0 210
2009 181 0 181
2010 174 0 174
2011 170 0 170
2012 159 0 159
2013 136 0 136
2014 135 0 135
2015 119 0 119

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Popularity of Lamont as a first name

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Popularity of Lamont as a last name

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Common last names for Lamont

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Jones
  • Clark
  • Mitchell
  • Thomas
  • Hill

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lamont U.S.
  White 82.24% 64.26%
  African American 8.69% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.47% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.30% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.72% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.58% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lamont

People with the last name Lamont are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lamont

  • How Popular is the name Lamont? Lamont is the 1,522nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Lamont was the 5,114th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lamont have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23,389 babies born with the first name Lamont in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lamont to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lamont? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lamont first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lamont is Monday, October 20th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Lamont born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lamont was in 1972 with a total of 1,039 babies. That's a lot of babies named Lamont!
  • Random Lamont Factoid: According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lamont ranks 71st in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 30 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1973.
  • Weird things about the name Lamont: Your name in reverse order is Tnomal. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tomaln. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lamont? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,845 people with the last name Lamont.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lamont? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Lamont as their last name.

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What does the name Lamont mean?

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Ais for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Mis for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Tis for tried, tried and true you.

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.