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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Ortiz

  • How many people with the first name Ortiz have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7 babies born with the first name Ortiz in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ortiz? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Ortiz first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ortiz is Tuesday, October 17th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Ortiz born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ortiz was in 1976 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Ortiz: Your name in reverse order is Zitro. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iorzt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ortiz? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 286,899 people with the last name Ortiz.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ortiz? Ortiz was ranked as the 68th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!
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Popularity of Ortiz as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ortiz U.S.
  White 4.96% 64.26%
  African American 0.64% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.37% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 93.11% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ortiz

People with the last name Ortiz are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. A surname​.

Ortiz was also found in the following language(s): Spanish

Ortiz Palazon

Ortiz was born in 1982.


Other Inspirations for the Name Ortiz

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ortiz

José José

José José is a singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer specializing in romantic ballad, bolero, latin pop, and bossa nova music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1963 to present. José was born in 1948 as Jose Romulo Sosa Ortiz in Mexico City Mexico.


Letizia Ortiz

Letizia Ortiz is a royalty. Letizia was born in 1972 in Oviedo, Asturias, Spain.


Rocío Dúrcal

Rocío Dúrcal is a singer and actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1959 to 2006. Rocío was born in 1944 as Maria de los Angeles de las Heras Ortiz.


Vanessa Marcil

Vanessa Marcil is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to present. Vanessa was born in 1969 as Sally Vanessa Ortiz in Indio, California, U.S.


David Ortiz

David Ortiz is a MLB player. David was born in 1975 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.


Ana Ortiz

Ana was born in 1971 as Ana Ortiz in Manhattan, New York.


Angélica María

Angélica María is an actress, singer and songwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1950 to present. Angélica was born in 1944 as Angelica Maria Hartman Ortiz in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.


Geraldine Bazán

Geraldine Bazán is an actress, model and singer. Geraldine was born in 1983 as Rosalba Geraldine Bazan Ortiz in Mexico City, Mexico.


Claudette Ortiz

Claudette Ortiz is a singer, actress, and model specializing in hip hop, soul, and R&B music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Claudette was born in 1981 as Claudette Ortiz in Willingboro, New Jersey, U.S.


Scarlet Ortiz

Scarlet Ortiz is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to present. Scarlet was born in 1974 as Hevis Scarlet Ortiz Pacheco in Caracas, Venezuela.


What does the name Ortiz mean?

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Ris for radiant, it's your personality!

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

Iis for inclusive, never leaving others out

Zis for zest, your zeal for life.

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