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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Laplante

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  • A submission from Canada says the name Laplante means "The plant" and is of French origin.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Laplante

Joey Stylez is a hip hop, rap, street pop, and hip hop music singing, rapping, and record producer. His most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Joey was given the name Joseph Dale Marlin Laplante on May 14th, 1981 in North Battleford. Joey is also known as Marlin and Joseph.


André was born on November 12th, 1949 in Rimouski.


Joseph Normand Laplante is a Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire, Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire, and Judge of theUnited States District Court for the District of New Hampshire. His ongoing career started in 2007. Joseph was born in 1965.


Darryl Laplante is a hockey player. His career lasted from 1997 to 2004. Darryl was born on March 28th, 1977 in Calgary.


Deby was born on April 3rd, 1953. Deby is also known as LaPlante, Deborah C.; Lansky, Deby; Smith, and Deby.


Jr. John Maurice LaPlante was a journalist, columnist for the baton rouge morning advocate; university professor, columnist, university, and journalistandcolumnistfor the baton rouge morning advocate;universityprofessor. Jr. was born on January 31st, 1953 in New Orleans. He left this life on April 14th, 2007.


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Popularity of Laplante as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Laplante U.S.
  White 88.34% 64.26%
  African American 3.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.76% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.88% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.50% 16.26%

Of Last Name Laplante

People with the last name Laplante are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Laplante

  • How Popular is the name Laplante? As a last name Laplante was the 4,896th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Laplante? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Laplante was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Laplante: Your name in reverse order is Etnalpal. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naltlpae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Laplante? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,195 people with the last name Laplante.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Laplante? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Laplante as their last name.

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