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Lue

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 19 19 0
1881 29 21 8
1882 35 27 8
1883 20 20 0
1884 31 31 0
1885 30 30 0
1886 46 46 0
1887 26 26 0
1888 35 30 5
1889 38 33 5
1890 36 30 6
1891 38 32 6
1892 34 34 0
1893 36 36 0
1894 35 29 6
1895 41 41 0
1896 32 32 0
1897 35 35 0
1898 34 34 0
1899 33 33 0
1900 60 54 6
1901 35 35 0
1902 57 57 0
1903 50 50 0
1904 37 37 0
1905 48 48 0
1906 45 45 0
1907 67 61 6
1908 48 48 0
1909 53 53 0
1910 70 70 0
1911 80 80 0
1912 77 77 0
1913 91 86 5
1914 86 81 5
1915 115 104 11
1916 113 104 9
1917 139 127 12
1918 128 118 10
1919 176 160 16
1920 141 130 11
1921 126 118 8
1922 161 148 13
1923 168 156 12
1924 166 154 12
1925 160 150 10
1926 134 125 9
1927 151 138 13
1928 140 133 7
1929 152 138 14
1930 143 132 11
1931 113 102 11
1932 125 116 9
1933 110 100 10
1934 148 130 18
1935 123 114 9
1936 118 111 7
1937 110 99 11
1938 112 105 7
1939 98 93 5
1940 120 113 7
1941 122 114 8
1942 131 116 15
1943 96 86 10
1944 101 88 13
1945 97 92 5
1946 94 89 5
1947 102 96 6
1948 81 74 7
1949 78 72 6
1950 68 60 8
1951 70 62 8
1952 70 56 14
1953 89 82 7
1954 96 86 10
1955 82 82 0
1956 63 54 9
1957 57 57 0
1958 44 44 0
1959 43 43 0
1960 56 47 9
1961 42 42 0
1962 30 30 0
1963 25 25 0
1964 34 34 0
1965 11 11 0
1966 14 14 0
1967 15 15 0
1968 18 13 5
1969 11 11 0
1970 20 15 5
1971 9 9 0
1972 11 11 0
1973 8 8 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 11 5 6
1979 7 0 7
1981 13 0 13
1982 6 0 6
1983 7 0 7
1985 19 5 14
1986 11 0 11
1987 6 0 6
1988 9 0 9
1989 15 0 15
1990 18 0 18
1991 11 0 11
1992 8 0 8
1993 10 0 10
1994 12 0 12
1995 9 0 9
1996 7 0 7
1997 8 0 8
2000 8 0 8
2007 6 0 6
2009 5 0 5
2013 5 0 5

Fun Facts about the name Lue

  • How many people with the first name Lue have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,162 babies born with the first name Lue in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lue to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lue? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
  • When was Lue first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lue is Tuesday, March 31st, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Lue born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lue was in 1919 with a total of 160 babies.
  • Random Lue Factoid: According to the 1934 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lue is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1934.
  • Weird things about the name Lue: Your name in reverse order is Eul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lue? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,184 people with the last name Lue.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lue? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lue as their last name since less than 1 person in 250k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Lue as a first name

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Popularity of Lue as a last name

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Common last names for Lue

  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Harris
  • Jackson
  • Thomas
  • Miller
  • Thompson
  • White
  • Young
  • Moore

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lue U.S.
  White 9.80% 64.26%
  African American 26.18% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 46.03% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 10.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lue

People with the last name Lue are most frequently African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Wiktionary

Of uncertain origin.

lue was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Finnish, French, Italian, and Latin

Notable Persons With the Name Lue

Lue Yang Shong

Lue Yang Shong was an influential individual. Lue was born on September 15th, 1929 in Vietnam. He died in 1971.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lue

Tyronn Lue

Tyronn Lue is a basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Washington Wizards, Houston Rockets, Atlanta Hawks, Dallas Mavericks, and Milwaukee Bucks in the National Basketball Association. He was most prominent from 1998 to 2009. Tyronn was born on May 3rd, 1977 in Mexico, Missouri.

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Lee Lue

Lee Lue is a military person. His military service ended in 1969.

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Robert Lue

Robert Lue is an important individual.

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Linlyn Lue

Linlyn Lue is an influential somebody. Linlyn was born in Jamaica.

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Wang Lüe

Wang Lüe is a soccer player for the Shenzhen Renren F.C., Guangdong Hongyuan F.C., Shenzhen F.C., and Guangzhou R&F F.C. Wang was born on May 19th, 1985 in Shenyang, Liaoning, China.

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What does the name Lue mean?

Lis for life, that you live so well.

Uis for unite, you bring people together.

Eis for explorer, always ready for the next journey

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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). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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