Orlo

First Name
904
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Orlo

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  • A submission from California, United States says the name Orlo means "Bringer of light." and is of German origin.
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Or"lo
A wind instrument of music in use among the Spaniards.

Etymology: Sp

Wiktionary

Spanish

  1. A Spanish wind instrument.

orlo was also found in the following language(s): Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Orlo

Orlo was born on April 1st, 1911 in London, Ontario. Orlo is also known as Miller and Henry Orlo & Miller. Hanson Orlo. He died in 1993.

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Orlo Epps was an architect. Orlo was born in 1864 in Elkhart, Indiana. He died in 1926.

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Orlo was born on March 15th, 1932.

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Orlo was born on April 13th, 1896 in Canton, Illinois. Orlo is also known as Brees and Orlo M.. He breathed his last breath in 1980.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 6 0 6
1883 6 0 6
1885 6 0 6
1889 5 0 5
1890 5 0 5
1892 6 0 6
1893 6 0 6
1895 9 0 9
1896 8 0 8
1897 7 0 7
1902 7 0 7
1904 6 0 6
1905 8 0 8
1906 7 0 7
1909 10 0 10
1911 7 0 7
1912 11 0 11
1913 25 0 25
1914 22 0 22
1915 40 0 40
1916 32 0 32
1917 33 0 33
1918 28 0 28
1919 41 0 41
1920 38 0 38
1921 37 0 37
1922 19 0 19
1923 31 0 31
1924 24 0 24
1925 30 0 30
1926 31 0 31
1927 20 0 20
1928 18 0 18
1929 25 0 25
1930 14 0 14
1931 25 0 25
1932 18 0 18
1933 21 0 21
1934 14 0 14
1935 14 0 14
1936 15 0 15
1937 17 0 17
1938 18 0 18
1939 14 0 14
1940 11 0 11
1941 15 0 15
1942 7 0 7
1943 8 0 8
1944 9 0 9
1946 12 0 12
1947 8 0 8
1948 8 0 8
1949 6 0 6
1952 7 0 7
1953 6 0 6
1957 5 0 5
1962 7 0 7
2016 5 0 5
2017 6 0 6
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Popularity of Orlo as a first name

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Common last names for Orlo

  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Johnson
  • Allen
  • Miller
  • Thomas
  • Carpenter

Fun Facts about the name Orlo

  • How Popular is the name Orlo? Orlo is the 11,247th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Orlo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 904 babies born with the first name Orlo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Orlo to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Orlo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Orlo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Orlo is Sunday, March 21st, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Orlo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Orlo was in 1919 with a total of 41 babies.
  • Random Orlo Factoid: According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Orlo is not a popular baby boy's name in Iowa. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1914.
  • Weird things about the name Orlo: Your name in reverse order is Olro. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Loro. 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
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