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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Ponyo

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  • A user from Arizona, United States says the name Ponyo is of Japanese origin and means "Fish".
  • A submission from Texas, United States says the name Ponyo means "In Taiwan in 1970 it ment friend" and is of Chinese origin.
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International Interest

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ponyo

Augustin Matata Ponyo is a Minister of Finance, Prime Minister of the Congo-Kinshasa, and Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Augustin was born on June 5th, 1964 in Maniema.


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Fun Facts about the name Ponyo

  • When was the first name Ponyo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Ponyo is Saturday, March 18th, 1916.
  • How unique is the name Ponyo? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Ponyo. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Ponyo: Your name in reverse order is Oynop. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yonop. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ponyo born Aug 21, 1995

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 Scotland approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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