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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Loma

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖lo"ma
A lobe; a membranous fringe or flap.

Etymology: NL., fr. Gr. �, �, a fringe

Notable Persons Named Loma

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Loma

His military service ended in 1815. Arsenije was born in 1778 in Gojna Gora. He breathed his last breath in 1815.

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Cédric De La Loma is an athlete for the FC Stade Nyonnais, AS Monaco FC, Evian Thonon Gaillard F.C., SO Cassis Carnoux, and FC Meyrin. Cédric was born on April 14th, 1984 in Toulouse.

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Aleksandar Loma is a philologist. Aleksandar was given the name Александар Лома on March 2nd, 1955 in Valjevo.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 7 0
1881 5 5 0
1882 10 10 0
1884 6 6 0
1886 6 6 0
1887 7 7 0
1890 5 5 0
1892 9 9 0
1893 12 12 0
1894 14 14 0
1895 11 11 0
1896 17 17 0
1897 13 13 0
1898 18 18 0
1899 15 15 0
1900 25 25 0
1901 24 24 0
1902 20 20 0
1903 20 20 0
1904 18 18 0
1905 25 25 0
1906 24 24 0
1907 20 20 0
1908 21 21 0
1909 23 23 0
1910 16 16 0
1911 24 24 0
1912 39 39 0
1913 45 45 0
1914 43 43 0
1915 56 56 0
1916 39 39 0
1917 62 62 0
1918 60 60 0
1919 47 47 0
1920 56 56 0
1921 74 74 0
1922 53 53 0
1923 60 60 0
1924 65 65 0
1925 37 37 0
1926 46 46 0
1927 44 44 0
1928 56 56 0
1929 41 41 0
1930 37 37 0
1931 45 45 0
1932 22 22 0
1933 36 36 0
1934 28 28 0
1935 35 30 5
1936 28 28 0
1937 20 20 0
1938 39 39 0
1939 32 32 0
1940 34 34 0
1941 24 24 0
1942 35 35 0
1943 34 34 0
1944 30 30 0
1945 31 31 0
1946 27 27 0
1947 34 34 0
1948 32 32 0
1949 29 29 0
1950 27 27 0
1951 24 24 0
1952 20 20 0
1953 23 23 0
1954 22 22 0
1955 18 18 0
1956 17 17 0
1957 11 11 0
1958 14 14 0
1959 9 9 0
1960 13 13 0
1961 15 15 0
1962 12 12 0
1963 18 18 0
1964 13 13 0
1965 11 11 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 11 11 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 6 6 0
1972 5 5 0
1981 5 5 0
1985 5 5 0

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Popularity of Loma as a first name

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Popularity of Loma as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Loma U.S.
  White 7.88% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.63% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 3.61% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 84.73% 16.26%

Of Last Name Loma

People with the last name Loma are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Loma

  • How Popular is the name Loma? Loma is the 6,203rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Loma was the 36,695th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Loma have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,289 babies born with the first name Loma in the United States. That's more than enough people named Loma to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Loma? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Loma first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Loma is Saturday, May 2nd, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Loma born? The highest recorded use of the first name Loma was in 1921 with a total of 74 babies.
  • Random Loma Factoid: According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Loma is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1921.
  • Weird things about the name Loma: Your name in reverse order is Amol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aoml. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Loma? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 609 people with the last name Loma.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Loma? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Loma as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
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