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Moises

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1893 6 0 6
1907 5 0 5
1909 8 0 8
1912 5 0 5
1913 5 0 5
1914 12 0 12
1915 15 0 15
1916 6 0 6
1917 14 0 14
1918 9 0 9
1919 25 0 25
1920 16 0 16
1921 23 0 23
1922 20 0 20
1923 28 0 28
1924 35 0 35
1925 33 0 33
1926 23 0 23
1927 31 0 31
1928 42 0 42
1929 39 0 39
1930 41 0 41
1931 23 0 23
1932 38 0 38
1933 27 0 27
1934 32 0 32
1935 38 0 38
1936 24 0 24
1937 29 0 29
1938 18 0 18
1939 23 0 23
1940 36 0 36
1941 24 0 24
1942 21 0 21
1943 33 0 33
1944 29 0 29
1945 20 0 20
1946 32 0 32
1947 33 0 33
1948 39 0 39
1949 38 0 38
1950 39 0 39
1951 37 0 37
1952 47 0 47
1953 46 0 46
1954 32 0 32
1955 58 0 58
1956 43 0 43
1957 50 0 50
1958 68 0 68
1959 73 0 73
1960 76 0 76
1961 79 0 79
1962 86 0 86
1963 89 0 89
1964 86 0 86
1965 88 0 88
1966 99 0 99
1967 91 0 91
1968 98 0 98
1969 101 0 101
1970 119 0 119
1971 129 0 129
1972 126 0 126
1973 156 0 156
1974 202 0 202
1975 222 6 216
1976 240 0 240
1977 220 0 220
1978 211 0 211
1979 290 0 290
1980 293 8 285
1981 310 0 310
1982 284 0 284
1983 289 0 289
1984 296 0 296
1985 301 6 295
1986 294 0 294
1987 318 0 318
1988 336 0 336
1989 439 0 439
1990 447 0 447
1991 501 0 501
1992 528 0 528
1993 588 0 588
1994 585 6 579
1995 590 5 585
1996 580 0 580
1997 614 0 614
1998 691 0 691
1999 779 0 779
2000 893 5 888
2001 912 0 912
2002 823 6 817
2003 802 5 797
2004 786 5 781
2005 835 0 835
2006 896 0 896
2007 861 0 861
2008 823 0 823
2009 780 0 780
2010 651 0 651
2011 632 0 632
2012 602 0 602
2013 536 0 536
2014 633 0 633
2015 622 0 622

Fun Facts about the name Moises

  • How many people with the first name Moises have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25,449 babies born with the first name Moises in the United States. That's more than enough people named Moises to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Moises? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1893 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Moises first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Moises is Monday, December 4th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Moises born? The highest recorded use of the first name Moises was in 2001 with a total of 912 babies.
  • Random Moises Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Moises ranks 92nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 9 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Moises: Your name in reverse order is Sesiom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mioses. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Moises? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 621 people with the last name Moises.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Moises? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Moises as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Moises as a first name

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Popularity of Moises as a last name

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Common last names for Moises

  • Rodriguez
  • Garcia
  • Hernandez
  • Perez
  • Rivera
  • Lopez
  • Sanchez
  • Flores
  • Torres
  • Ramirez
  • Reyes
  • Romero
  • Gomez
  • Santiago

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Moises U.S.
  White 11.27% 64.26%
  African American 4.19% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 36.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.38% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 44.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Moises

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Moises

The name "Moises" is of French origin, and it means "Born of". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Moises

Moisés Arias

Moisés Arias is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1999. Moisés was born on April 18th, 1994 in New York City.

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Moises Salinas

Moises Salinas is a notable human. Moises was born in 1966.

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Moisés Alou

Moisés Alou is a baseball player. Moisés was born on July 3rd, 1966 in Atlanta.

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Moises Flores

Moises Flores is a notable person. Moises was born on November 17th, 1986 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

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Moises Henriques

Moises Henriques is a cricketer. Moises was born on February 1st, 1987 in Funchal.

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Moisés Naím

Moisés Naím is a Venezuelan Minister of Trade and Industry. Moisés was born on July 5th, 1952.

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  • Moisés Hurtado
    (soccer player)
  • Moisés San Nicolás
    (soccer player)
  • Moises Simons
    (notable human)
  • Moisés Sierra
    (athlete)
  • Moisés Santiago Bertoni
    (leading somebody)
  • Moisés Velasco
    (soccer player)
  • Moisés Villarroel
    (soccer player)
  • Moisés Dueñas
    (cyclist)
  • Ben Molar
    (author)
  • Moisés Torrealba
    (musician)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Moises

Moisés

Moisés is a soccer player for the Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, Fluminense FC, and Clube Esportivo Lajeadense. Moisés was born on September 24th, 1994 in Santa Clara do Sul, Brazil.

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Hugh Moises

Hugh Moises was a leading human. Hugh was born in 1722. He passed away in 1806.

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What does the name Moises mean?

Mis for mighty, your inner strength.

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

Iis for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

Sis for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

Eis for exquisite, who could argue?

Sis for serene, your calm time.

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