Martinez

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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Martinez

He breathed his last breath in 1774.

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Martinez Jackson was a baseball player for the Negro league baseball. He left this life on April 24th, 1994.

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Martinez was born on February 11th, 1942. He passed away in 21.

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Martinez is a soccer player for the Criciúma Esporte Clube, Guarani FC, Sport Club Internacional, Cruzeiro Esporte Clube, Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras, Cerezo Osaka, and Clube Náutico Capibaribe. Martinez was born on April 21st, 1980 in Magda.

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Martinez was born on May 4th, 1945. He died on October 16th, 2006.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Martinez

Melanie Martinez is an electropop, dark wave, and indie pop musician. She has had major accomplishments since 2012. Melanie was given the name Melanie Adele Martinez on April 28th, 1995 in Baldwin, New York, U.S.

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Anthony was given the name Anthony Ramos Martinez on November 1st, 1991.

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Olivier Martinez is an actor. He has been prominent since 1990. Olivier was born Olivier Martinez on January 12th, 1966 in Paris.

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Jackson Martínez is a soccer player for the Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao F.C., Independiente Medellín, Chiapas F.C., FC Porto, Atlético Madrid, and Colombia national football team. Jackson was born on October 3rd, 1986 in Quibdó, Colombia.

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Natalie Martinez is an actress, model, actor, and model (people). She has been prominent since 2006. Natalie was born on July 12th, 1984 in Miami, Florida, U.S.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1941 6 0 6
1952 6 0 6
1953 13 0 13
1954 10 0 10
1955 10 0 10
1956 14 0 14
1957 15 0 15
1958 17 0 17
1959 13 0 13
1960 7 0 7
1961 11 0 11
1962 14 0 14
1963 9 0 9
1964 11 0 11
1965 15 0 15
1966 11 0 11
1967 10 0 10
1968 18 0 18
1969 10 0 10
1970 16 0 16
1971 17 0 17
1972 14 0 14
1973 16 0 16
1974 19 0 19
1975 29 0 29
1976 30 5 25
1977 32 9 23
1978 18 0 18
1979 20 5 15
1980 28 5 23
1981 14 0 14
1982 26 0 26
1983 20 0 20
1984 17 0 17
1985 26 0 26
1986 25 0 25
1987 24 0 24
1988 32 0 32
1989 23 0 23
1990 41 0 41
1991 36 0 36
1992 39 5 34
1993 34 0 34
1994 19 0 19
1995 18 0 18
1996 26 0 26
1997 22 0 22
1998 18 0 18
1999 16 0 16
2000 24 0 24
2001 14 0 14
2002 12 0 12
2003 14 0 14
2004 17 0 17
2005 15 0 15
2006 9 0 9
2007 10 0 10
2008 9 0 9
2009 5 0 5
2010 9 0 9
2011 7 0 7
2012 11 0 11
2014 10 0 10
2015 5 0 5
2016 9 0 9

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Popularity of Martinez as a first name

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Popularity of Martinez as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Martinez U.S.
  White 5.28% 64.26%
  African American 0.49% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.60% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.51% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.22% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.91% 16.26%

Of Last Name Martinez

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

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Fun Facts about the name Martinez

  • How Popular is the name Martinez? Martinez is the 9,860th most popular name of all time. As a last name Martinez was the 10th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Martinez have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,115 babies born with the first name Martinez in the United States. That's more than enough people named Martinez to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Martinez? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Martinez first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Martinez is Friday, February 10th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Martinez born? The highest recorded use of the first name Martinez was in 1990 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Martinez Factoid: According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Martinez is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1984.
  • Weird things about the name Martinez: Your name in reverse order is Zenitram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aztmiern. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Martinez? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,060,159 people with the last name Martinez.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Martinez? Martinez was ranked as the 10th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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