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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Alt. Meaning

P is for peaceful, your quiet times.

E is for expert, in your chosen career

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

S is for strength, there when needed.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Peluso

Jessimae Peluso is an observational comedy, family, sex, current events, popular culture, and news comedian. Jessimae was born on September 16th, 1982 in Syracuse, New York.


Tony Peluso was a guitarist, record producer, and singing. Tony was born on March 28th, 1950. He breathed his last breath on June 5th, 2010.


Lisa Peluso is a famous person. Lisa was born on July 29th, 1964 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.


Federico Peluso is a soccer player for the U.S. Sassuolo Calcio, S.S. Lazio, F.C. Pro Vercelli 1892, Ternana Calcio, U.C. AlbinoLeffe, Atalanta B.C., Juventus F.C., Italy under-21 Serie B representative team, and Italy national football team. Federico was born on January 20th, 1984 in Rome.


Mike Peluso is a hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1990 to 1998. Mike was born on November 8th, 1965 in Pengilly, Minnesota.


Anthony Peluso is a hockey player for the Winnipeg Jets in the National Hockey League. He was most prominent from 2009 to present. Anthony was born on April 18th, 1989 in North York.


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Popularity of Peluso as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Peluso U.S.
  White 94.37% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.19% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Peluso

People with the last name Peluso are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Peluso

  • How Popular is the name Peluso? As a last name Peluso was the 8,822nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Peluso? Out of 5,838,786 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Peluso was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Peluso: Your name in reverse order is Osulep. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Poeslu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Peluso? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,712 people with the last name Peluso.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Peluso? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Peluso as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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