• 268 Onis
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Onis

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  1. plural of oni

onis was also found in the following language(s): Volapük

Notable Persons With the Last Name Onis

Ziya Öniş is a famous human in the field of political economy. Ziya was born on May 12th, 1957.


Ralph Onis was a baseball. Ralph was born on October 24th, 1908 in Tampa, Florida. He left this life on January 4th, 1995.


Paco de Onis is an influential person.


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Popularity of Onis as a last name

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Common last names for Onis

  • Smith
  • Williams

Fun Facts about the name Onis

  • How Popular is the name Onis? Onis is the 22,745th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Onis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 268 babies born with the first name Onis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Onis to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Onis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Onis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Onis is Thursday, March 17th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Onis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Onis was in 1919 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Onis: Your name in reverse order is Sino. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sino. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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