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

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Origin and Meaning of Peris

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  • A submission from Kenya says the name Peris means "Romantic" and is of English origin.
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  1. plural of peri

peris was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Notable Persons Named Peris

Peris was born in 1968.


Peris is a soccer player for the Moto Club de São Luís, Americano Futebol Clube (MA), Santa Cruz Futebol Clube, Esporte Clube Bahia, PFC Cherno More Varna, and Apollon Limassol. Peris was born on January 9th, 1982 in Maranhão. Peris is also known as Peris.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Peris

Nova Peris is a Senator for the Northern Territory. Her ongoing career started in 2013. Nova was born on February 25th, 1971 in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.


Brooke was born on January 6th, 1993 in Darwin, Northern Territory.


Giancarlo Peris is an athlete. Giancarlo was born on November 4th, 1941 in Civitavecchia.


Ramón Dionisio José de la Sagra y Peris was a botanist, writer, sociologist, economist, and politician. Ramón was born on April 8th, 1798 in A Coruña, Galiza. He died on May 23rd, 1871.


Mercedes was born on January 5th, 1985 in Paiporta, Valencia, Spain.


Saint Peris is a saint.


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Popularity of Peris as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Peris U.S.
  White 56.86% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 11.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.01% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 26.09% 16.26%

Of Last Name Peris

People with the last name Peris are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Peris

  • How Popular is the name Peris? Peris is the 56,386th most popular name of all time. As a last name Peris was the 66,164th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Peris have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28 babies born with the first name Peris in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Peris? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Peris first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Peris is Wednesday, June 22nd, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Peris born? The highest recorded use of the first name Peris was in 2001 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Peris: Your name in reverse order is Sirep. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Isper. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Peris? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 299 people with the last name Peris.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Peris? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Peris as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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