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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Phares

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  1. plural of phare

phares was also found in the following language(s): French

Notable Persons Named Phares

Phares was born on November 29th, 1942.


He left this life in 2009.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Phares

Walid was born on December 24th, 1957 in Beirut, Lebanon.


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Popularity of Phares as a last name

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Common first names for Phares

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Phares U.S.
  White 94.50% 64.26%
  African American 1.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.35% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.43% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.08% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Phares

People with the last name Phares are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Phares

  • How Popular is the name Phares? Phares is the 25,665th most popular name of all time. As a last name Phares was the 8,872nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Phares have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 219 babies born with the first name Phares in the United States. That's more than enough people named Phares to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Phares? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Phares first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Phares is Wednesday, February 23rd, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Phares born? The highest recorded use of the first name Phares was in 1924 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Phares Factoid: According to the 1946 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Phares is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1946.
  • Weird things about the name Phares: Your name in reverse order is Serahp. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rehasp. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Phares? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,691 people with the last name Phares.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Phares? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Phares as their last name.

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