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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 Manalo

User Submitted Origins

     Filipino (Philippines)
     Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • A user from Arkansas, United States says the name Manalo is of Filipino (Philippines) origin and means "To win".
  • According to a user from Turkey, the name Manalo is of Filipino (Philippines) origin and means "To win.".

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International Interest

Notable Persons With the Last Name Manalo

Felix Ysagun Manalo was a religious. He holds the title Huling Sugo ng Diyos sa mga Hulíng Araw and Huling Sugo ng Diyos sa mga Hulíng Araw ("The Last Messenger of God in These Last Days"). Felix was given the name Félix Ysagun Manalo on May 10th, 1886 in Barrio Calzada, Tipas, Taguig, Manila,. He left this life on April 12th, 1963.


Bianca Manalo is an actor and television presenter. She holds the title Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 2009 and Binibining Pilipinas. Bianca was given the name Pamela Bianca Ramos Manalo on November 28th, 1987 in Parañaque. Bianca is also known as Manalo and Pamela Bianca Ramos (Full name).


Jose was given the name Ariel Pagtalonia Manalo on February 12th, 1966 in Manila.


Eduardo V. Manalo is a religious. He holds the title Executive Minister and Executive Minister of the Iglesia ni Cristo. Eduardo was given the name Eduardo Villanueva Manalo on October 31st, 1955 in Quezon City.


Jay Manalo is an actor, model (people), and model. He was most prominent from 1992 to present. Jay was given the name Jay Lan Manalo on January 30th, 1973 in Saigon, South Vietnam. Jay is also known as Jay.


John Manalo is an actor and commercial model. He has been prominent since 2004. John was given the name John Vladimir Cruz Manalo on September 6th, 1995 in Marikina. John is also known as John V. Manalo.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Manalo as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Manalo U.S.
  White 7.53% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 79.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.62% 16.26%

Of Last Name Manalo

People with the last name Manalo are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Manalo

  • How Popular is the name Manalo? As a last name Manalo was the 9,139th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Manalo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Manalo is Saturday, November 16th, 1912.
  • How unique is the name Manalo? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Manalo. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Manalo: Your name in reverse order is Olanam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lanoma. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Manalo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,571 people with the last name Manalo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Manalo? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Manalo as their last name.

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