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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 Liger

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  1. Offspring of a male lion and a female tiger

Blend of lion +‎ tiger

  1. An animal born to a male lion and a tigress.

liger was also found in the following language(s): Latin and Romansch

Notable Persons With the Last Name Liger

Jushin Thunder Liger is a wrestler. Jushin was born on November 30th, 1964 in Hiroshima, Japan.


Louis was born in 1658. He passed away in 1717.


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Popularity of Liger as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Liger U.S.
  White 54.92% 64.26%
  African American 28.69% 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 13.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Liger

People with the last name Liger are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Liger

  • How Popular is the name Liger? As a last name Liger was the 137,327th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Liger first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Liger is Wednesday, May 15th, 1963.
  • How unique is the name Liger? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Liger. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Liger: Your name in reverse order is Regil. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Egilr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Liger? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 122 people with the last name Liger.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Liger? Liger 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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