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since 1880
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Fun Facts about the name Lunar

  • When was the first name Lunar first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Lunar is Sunday, June 29th, 1879.
  • How unique is the name Lunar? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Lunar. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Lunar: Your name in reverse order is Ranul. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nrula. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lunar? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 394 people with the last name Lunar.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lunar? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lunar as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Lunar as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lunar U.S.
  White 13.45% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 78.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lunar

People with the last name Lunar are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Lu"nar
  1. Of or pertaining to the moon; as, lunar observations.
  2. Resembling the moon; orbed.
  3. Measured by the revolutions of the moon; as, a lunar month.
  4. Influenced by the moon, as in growth, character, or properties; as, lunar herbs.

Etymology: L. lunaris, fr. luna the moon. See Luna, and cf. Lunary

noun Lu"nar
  1. [Astron] A lunar distance.
  2. [Anat] The middle bone of the proximal series of the carpus; -- called also semilunar, and intermedium.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Of or relating to or associated with the moon ("lunar surface" and "lunar module")

From Middle French lunaire, from Latin lūnāris.

  1. (astronomy) A lunar distance.
  2. (anatomy) The middle bone of the proximal series of the carpus.

lunar was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, Galician, Portuguese, and Spanish

What does the name Lunar mean?

Lis for loyalty, that you show.

Uis for upstanding, the honorable way to be

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

Ais for absolute, for you know your mind.

Ris for respect, earned through your actions

Past life for Lunar born Dec 27, 2013

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Russia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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