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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Nordstrom

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From nord (“north”) + ström (“stream”) .

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Nordstrom

Joel Kinnaman is an actor. He was most prominent from 1990 to present. Joel was given the name Charles Joel Nordström on November 25th, 1979 in Stockholm. Joel is also known as Nordström and Charles Joel (birth name).


John W. Nordstrom was a co-founder and nordstrom. John was born on February 15th, 1871 in Alvik, near Luleå, Sweden. He breathed his last breath on October 11th, 1963.


Fredrik Nordström is a heavy metal music and power metal record producer, audio engineer, guitarist, and songwriter. He plays Guitar, Musical keyboard, and Piano. He has had major accomplishments since 1992. Fredrik was born on January 5th, 1967.


Kjell A. Nordström is an important somebody. Kjell was born on February 26th, 1958 in Skärholmen. Kjell is also known as Nordström, Kjell Anders (full name), Nordstrom, and Kjell A. (English).


Ashley Ortega is an important human. Her ongoing career started in 2012. Ashley was given the name Ashleigh Krystalle Ortega Nordstrom on December 26th, 1998 in Philippines. Ashley is also known as Ash.


Gunnar Nordström was a scientist in the fields of physics and mechanics. Gunnar was born on March 12th, 1881 in Helsinki. He left this life on December 24th, 1923.


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Popularity of Nordstrom as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nordstrom U.S.
  White 95.22% 64.26%
  African American 0.24% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.40% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nordstrom

People with the last name Nordstrom are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nordstrom

  • How Popular is the name Nordstrom? As a last name Nordstrom was the 6,220th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Nordstrom? Out of 5,743,017 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Nordstrom was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Nordstrom: Your name in reverse order is Mortsdron. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ntoomsrrd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nordstrom? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 5,498 people with the last name Nordstrom.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nordstrom? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Nordstrom as their last name.

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What does the name Nordstrom mean?

Nis for nifty, how neat!

Ois for original, one of a kind!

Ris for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

Dis for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

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

Tis for touching, the way you show you are.

Ris for righteous, you know when you're right.

Ois for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Mis for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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