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Pablo

First Name
43k
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since 1880
Last Name
6k
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Pablo

"Pablo" is a name of Spanish origin, and it means "Small". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. Paul (biblical character).
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.

Notable Persons Named Pablo

Pablo Escobar is a head of the medellín cartel and medellín cartel. Pablo is also known as Don Pablo, El Mágico, El Padrino, El Patrón, El Pablito, El Señor, El vergias, El Zar de la Cocaína, El Mágico (The Magician), El Padrino (The Godfather), El Patrón (The Boss), El Pablito (little Pablo), El Señor (The Lord), (The, Tsar, and of Cocaine).

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Pablo Picasso was an artist in the fields of painting, drawing, sculpture printmaking, and ceramics. Pablo was given the name Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso on October 25th, 1881 in Málaga, Spain. He left this life on April 8th, 1973.

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Pablo Schreiber is an actor. He has been prominent since 2001. Pablo was given the name Pablo Tell Schreiber on April 26th, 1978 in Ymir, British Columbia, Canada. Pablo is also known as Schreiber and Pablo Tell.

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Pablo was given the name Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto on July 12th, 1904. He left this life on September 23rd, 1973.

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Pablo Hernández is a soccer player for the Rayo Vallecano, Al-Arabi SC (Qatar), CD Castellón, Valencia CF, Valencia CF Mestalla, CD Onda, Cádiz CF, Getafe CF, Swansea City A.F.C., Al-Nasr Dubai SC, and Spain national football team. Pablo was born on April 11th, 1985 in Castellón, Spain. Pablo is also known as Pablo.

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Pablo Zabaleta is a soccer player for the Manchester City F.C., San Lorenzo de Almagro, RCD Espanyol, Argentina national under-20 football team, Argentina national under-23 football team, and Argentina national football team. Pablo was born on January 16th, 1985 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Pablo

Coté de Pablo is an actor, singing, actress, and singer. She has had major accomplishments since 1994. Coté was given the name María José de Pablo Fernández on November 12th, 1979 in Santiago, Chile. Coté is also known as Fernández and María José De Pablo.

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Petey Pablo is a hip hop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Petey was given the name Moses Mortimer Barrett III on July 22nd, 1973 in Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

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Augustus Pablo was a roots reggae and dub music musician. He plays Keyboard, melodica, and guitar. He was most active from 1970 to 1999. Augustus was given the name Horace Swaby on June 21st, 1954 in St. Andrew, Jamaica. He passed away on May 18th, 1999.

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Pablo is a soccer player for the FC Girondins de Bordeaux, Ceará Sporting Club, Associação Esportiva Tiradentes, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, Avaí FC, and Associação Atlética Ponte Preta. Pablo was born on June 21st, 1991 in São Luís, Brazil. Pablo is also known as Pablo.

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Manuel Pablo is a soccer player for the Deportivo de La Coruña, UD Las Palmas, UD Las Palmas Atlético, Spain national under-21 football team, Spain national under-23 football team, and Spain national football team. Manuel was born on January 25th, 1976 in Arucas, Spain.

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Juan Pablo is a soccer player for the CD Numancia, Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa, Cultural y Deportiva Leonesa B, Deportivo Alavés B, Deportivo Alavés, CD Tenerife, Sporting de Gijón, and Maccabi Tel Aviv F.C. Juan was born on September 2nd, 1978 in León, Spain. Juan is also known as Juan Pablo.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 11 0 11
1882 8 0 8
1883 10 0 10
1884 9 0 9
1885 16 0 16
1886 7 0 7
1887 12 0 12
1888 11 0 11
1889 11 0 11
1890 18 0 18
1891 10 0 10
1892 10 0 10
1893 6 0 6
1894 10 0 10
1895 16 0 16
1896 11 0 11
1897 20 0 20
1898 7 0 7
1899 13 0 13
1900 22 0 22
1901 19 0 19
1902 21 0 21
1903 17 0 17
1904 22 0 22
1905 12 0 12
1906 28 0 28
1907 16 0 16
1908 23 0 23
1909 34 0 34
1910 29 0 29
1911 31 0 31
1912 32 0 32
1913 35 0 35
1914 53 0 53
1915 62 0 62
1916 68 0 68
1917 85 0 85
1918 98 0 98
1919 93 0 93
1920 133 0 133
1921 131 0 131
1922 139 0 139
1923 185 0 185
1924 159 0 159
1925 166 0 166
1926 200 0 200
1927 163 0 163
1928 174 0 174
1929 183 0 183
1930 208 0 208
1931 155 0 155
1932 182 5 177
1933 146 0 146
1934 141 0 141
1935 143 7 136
1936 115 0 115
1937 134 0 134
1938 107 0 107
1939 96 0 96
1940 109 0 109
1941 119 0 119
1942 120 0 120
1943 136 0 136
1944 146 0 146
1945 127 0 127
1946 168 0 168
1947 150 0 150
1948 174 0 174
1949 169 0 169
1950 194 0 194
1951 186 0 186
1952 172 0 172
1953 194 0 194
1954 190 0 190
1955 176 0 176
1956 194 0 194
1957 213 0 213
1958 211 0 211
1959 234 0 234
1960 233 0 233
1961 253 0 253
1962 276 0 276
1963 248 0 248
1964 260 0 260
1965 235 0 235
1966 277 0 277
1967 269 0 269
1968 308 0 308
1969 329 0 329
1970 378 0 378
1971 354 0 354
1972 352 0 352
1973 365 0 365
1974 409 0 409
1975 411 0 411
1976 447 0 447
1977 423 0 423
1978 430 0 430
1979 445 0 445
1980 494 0 494
1981 538 0 538
1982 500 0 500
1983 481 5 476
1984 487 0 487
1985 470 9 461
1986 522 0 522
1987 514 0 514
1988 498 0 498
1989 633 8 625
1990 686 7 679
1991 714 7 707
1992 765 0 765
1993 749 0 749
1994 775 10 765
1995 801 0 801
1996 800 6 794
1997 890 0 890
1998 902 0 902
1999 937 0 937
2000 1,014 5 1,009
2001 1,037 0 1,037
2002 1,011 0 1,011
2003 1,021 0 1,021
2004 1,045 0 1,045
2005 1,169 0 1,169
2006 1,173 0 1,173
2007 1,095 0 1,095
2008 1,006 0 1,006
2009 909 0 909
2010 830 0 830
2011 839 0 839
2012 825 0 825
2013 740 0 740
2014 785 0 785
2015 800 0 800
2016 787 0 787

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Popularity of Pablo as a first name

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Popularity of Pablo as a last name

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Common last names for Pablo

  • Rodriguez
  • Martinez
  • Garcia
  • Gonzalez
  • Hernandez
  • Rivera
  • Perez
  • Lopez
  • Torres
  • Sanchez
  • Ramirez
  • Flores
  • Cruz
  • Morales
  • Diaz
  • Gonzales
  • Ramos
  • Gomez
  • Reyes

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Pablo U.S.
  White 3.40% 64.26%
  African American 1.44% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 21.02% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 12.60% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.77% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 58.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Pablo

People with the last name Pablo are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, American Indian and Alaska Native, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Pablo

  • How Popular is the name Pablo? Pablo is the 1,087th most popular name of all time. As a last name Pablo was the 5,384th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Pablo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 43,402 babies born with the first name Pablo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Pablo to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Pablo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Pablo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Pablo is Tuesday, July 19th, 1825.
  • What year had the most people named Pablo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Pablo was in 2006 with a total of 1,173 babies. That's a lot of babies named Pablo!
  • Random Pablo Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Pablo ranks 75th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 9 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Pablo: Your name in reverse order is Olbap. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oalpb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Pablo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,462 people with the last name Pablo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Pablo? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Pablo as their last name.

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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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