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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Poist

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  1. inflection of post (“post”):
    1. vocative singular
    2. genitive singular
    3. nominative plural
    4. dative plural

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Popularity of Poist as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Poist U.S.
  White 93.36% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.99% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Poist

People with the last name Poist are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Poist

  • How Popular is the name Poist? As a last name Poist was the 65,782nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Poist? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Poist was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Poist: Your name in reverse order is Tsiop. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Pisot. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Poist? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 301 people with the last name Poist.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Poist? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Poist as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Poists Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Poist born Nov 23, 1980

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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