Marcos

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48k
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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Marcos

"Marcos" is a name of Portuguese origin, and it means "Of Mars". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Marcos

Marcos Alonso is a soccer player for the ACF Fiorentina, Real Madrid C.F., Real Madrid Castilla, Bolton Wanderers F.C., Sunderland A.F.C., and Spain national under-19 football team. Marcos was born on December 28th, 1990 in Madrid, Spain. Marcos is also known as Alonso Mendoza and Marco.

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Marcos Rojo is a soccer player for the Manchester United F.C., Estudiantes de La Plata, FC Spartak Moscow, Sporting Clube de Portugal, and Argentina national football team. Marcos was born on March 20th, 1990 in La Plata, Argentina. Marcos is also known as Rojo and Faustino Marcos Alberto.

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Marcos was born on July 17th, 1983 in Margarita, Santa Fe, Argentina.

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Marcos Llorente is a soccer player for the Real Madrid Castilla, Las Rozas CF, CF Rayo Majadahonda, Real Madrid C.F., and Spain national under-19 football team. Marcos was born on January 30th, 1995 in Madrid, Spain.

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Marcos Baghdatis is a tennis player. Marcos was born on June 17th, 1985 in Paramytha, Limassol District, Cyprus.

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Lorn is an electronic music and intelligent dance music record producer. He has been prominent since 2006. Lorn was given the name Marcos Ortega . Lorn is also known as Lorn.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Marcos

Ferdinand Edralin Marcos was a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Ilocos Norte's Second District, 10th President of the Philippines, 6th President of the Third Republic, 1st President of the Fourth Republic, 3rd Prime Minister of the Philippines, Secr. Ferdinand was born on September 11th, 1917 in Sarrat. He died on September 28th, 1989.

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Imelda Marcos is a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Leyte's First District, Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Ilocos Norte's Second District, First Lady of the Philippines, Governor of Metro Manila, Member of thePhilippine House of. Imelda was given the name Imelda Remedios Visitación Romuáldez on July 2nd, 1929 in Manila.

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Subcomandante is also known as Subcomandante Insurgente Galeano and Delegado Cero (Delegate Zero).

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Bongbong Marcos is a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Ilocos Norte's Second District, Governor of Ilocos Norte, Vice Governor of Ilocos Norte, Member of thePhilippine House of RepresentativesfromIlocos Norte'sSecond District, Governor ofIlocos Norte, Vic. His career lasted from 2010 to 2010. Bongbong was born on September 13th, 1957 in Manila, Philippines.

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Imee Marcos is a Governor of Ilocos Norte, Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Ilocos Norte's Second District, Mambabatas Pambansa (Assemblyman) from Ilocos Norte, GovernorofIlocos Norte, Member of thePhilippine House of RepresentativesfromIlocos Norte'. Imee was born on November 12th, 1955 in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, Philippines.

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Marcos is a soccer player for the Real Madrid C.F., Racing de Santander, Atlético Madrid, FC Barcelona, CD Logroñés, Spain national under-18 football team, Spain national under-19 football team, and Spain national under-20 football team. Marcos was born on October 1st, 1959 in Santander, Spain. Marcos is also known as Marcos.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 0 5
1904 6 0 6
1905 7 0 7
1906 7 0 7
1907 6 0 6
1908 7 0 7
1911 7 0 7
1912 12 0 12
1913 13 0 13
1914 27 0 27
1915 24 0 24
1916 21 0 21
1917 39 0 39
1918 30 0 30
1919 36 0 36
1920 48 0 48
1921 56 0 56
1922 30 0 30
1923 54 0 54
1924 44 0 44
1925 47 0 47
1926 39 6 33
1927 54 0 54
1928 52 0 52
1929 48 0 48
1930 43 0 43
1931 54 0 54
1932 41 0 41
1933 40 0 40
1934 38 0 38
1935 35 0 35
1936 40 0 40
1937 27 0 27
1938 42 0 42
1939 39 0 39
1940 46 0 46
1941 40 0 40
1942 47 0 47
1943 45 0 45
1944 41 0 41
1945 52 0 52
1946 70 0 70
1947 53 0 53
1948 75 0 75
1949 84 0 84
1950 94 0 94
1951 82 0 82
1952 95 0 95
1953 95 0 95
1954 99 0 99
1955 108 0 108
1956 103 0 103
1957 110 0 110
1958 125 0 125
1959 152 0 152
1960 164 0 164
1961 178 0 178
1962 186 0 186
1963 185 0 185
1964 220 0 220
1965 245 0 245
1966 199 0 199
1967 247 0 247
1968 265 0 265
1969 307 0 307
1970 368 0 368
1971 363 0 363
1972 408 0 408
1973 459 5 454
1974 463 0 463
1975 519 0 519
1976 452 0 452
1977 527 0 527
1978 526 0 526
1979 543 10 533
1980 628 0 628
1981 638 7 631
1982 632 8 624
1983 679 6 673
1984 672 7 665
1985 730 7 723
1986 743 5 738
1987 715 10 705
1988 734 8 726
1989 813 7 806
1990 969 8 961
1991 1,032 6 1,026
1992 1,083 6 1,077
1993 1,119 6 1,113
1994 1,152 13 1,139
1995 1,152 8 1,144
1996 1,358 8 1,350
1997 1,326 5 1,321
1998 1,341 0 1,341
1999 1,321 5 1,316
2000 1,411 5 1,406
2001 1,414 0 1,414
2002 1,327 0 1,327
2003 1,378 0 1,378
2004 1,374 6 1,368
2005 1,360 0 1,360
2006 1,386 0 1,386
2007 1,388 0 1,388
2008 1,349 0 1,349
2009 1,211 0 1,211
2010 1,027 0 1,027
2011 891 0 891
2012 892 0 892
2013 869 0 869
2014 768 0 768
2015 762 0 762
2016 716 0 716

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Popularity of Marcos as a first name

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Popularity of Marcos as a last name

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Common last names for Marcos

  • Martinez
  • Hernandez
  • Rodriguez
  • Garcia
  • Perez
  • Gonzalez
  • Lopez
  • Ramirez
  • Torres
  • Rivera
  • Flores
  • Morales
  • Gomez
  • Diaz
  • Reyes
  • Garza
  • Ramos

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Marcos U.S.
  White 19.42% 64.26%
  African American 0.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 15.08% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.26% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 62.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Marcos

People with the last name Marcos are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Marcos

  • How Popular is the name Marcos? Marcos is the 1,019th most popular name of all time. As a last name Marcos was the 6,688th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Marcos have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 47,918 babies born with the first name Marcos in the United States. That's more than enough people named Marcos to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Marcos? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Marcos first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Marcos is Wednesday, April 24th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Marcos born? The highest recorded use of the first name Marcos was in 2001 with a total of 1,414 babies. That's a lot of babies named Marcos!
  • Random Marcos Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Marcos ranks 93rd in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 29 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Marcos: Your name in reverse order is Socram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mcosra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Marcos? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,052 people with the last name Marcos.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Marcos? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Marcos as their last name.

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