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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 and Origin

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nuss was also found in the following language(s): Estonian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Nuss

Lawton Nuss is a Judge of the Kansas Supreme Court and Kansas Supreme Court. Lawton was born on December 30th, 1952 in Salina, Kansas.


Benyamin was born on June 20th, 1989.


Bill Nuss is a writer and producer. He was most prominent from 1986 to present. Bill was given the name William M. Nuss .


Jon was born on June 22nd, 1987.



William was born on June 12th, 1914. He passed away on October 28th, 1991.


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Popularity of Nuss as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nuss U.S.
  White 95.94% 64.26%
  African American 0.66% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.56% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.13% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.62% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nuss

People with the last name Nuss are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nuss

  • How Popular is the name Nuss? As a last name Nuss was the 8,714th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Nuss? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Nuss was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Nuss: Your name in reverse order is Ssun. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ssnu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nuss? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,765 people with the last name Nuss.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nuss? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Nuss as their last name.

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