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Old English prætt

  1. Alternative spelling of prat

Notable Persons Named Pratt

Pratt Lyons is a football player for the Tennessee Titans. His most notable accomplishments were from 1997 to 1998. Pratt was born on September 17th, 1974 in Louisville, Kentucky.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Pratt

Chris Pratt is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Chris was given the name Christopher Michael Pratt on June 21st, 1979 in Virginia, Minnesota, United States.


Boris Karloff was an actor. His career lasted from 1909 to 1969. Boris was given the name William Henry Pratt on November 23rd, 1887 in Camberwell. He breathed his last breath on February 2nd, 1969.


Spencer Pratt is a television personality and celebrity. He was most prominent from 2005 to 2015. Spencer was given the name Spencer William Pratt on August 14th, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Stephanie Pratt is a television personality, model, and celebrity. She has had major accomplishments since 2007. Stephanie was given the name Stephanie Lynn Pratt on April 11th, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Deborah Pratt is an actress, writer, producer, director, and actor. She was most prominent from 1975 to present. Deborah was born on December 16th, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Deborah is also known as Deborah Pratt-Bellisario.


Kyla Pratt is an actress and actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to 1993. Kyla was given the name Kyla Alissa Pratt on September 16th, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, United States.


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Popularity of Pratt as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Pratt U.S.
  White 78.04% 64.26%
  African American 15.69% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.02% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Pratt

People with the last name Pratt are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Pratt

  • How Popular is the name Pratt? Pratt is the 38,879th most popular name of all time. As a last name Pratt was the 541st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Pratt have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 86 babies born with the first name Pratt in the United States. That's more than enough people named Pratt 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 Pratt? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Pratt first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Pratt is Wednesday, January 4th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Pratt born? The highest recorded use of the first name Pratt was in 1918 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Pratt: Your name in reverse order is Ttarp. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Trpta. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Pratt? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 61,671 people with the last name Pratt.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Pratt? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 21 of them will have Pratt as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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