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Meanings and Origins

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  1. A city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee
  2. French advocate of Jansenism; tragedian who based his works on Greek and Roman themes (1639-1699)
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From Old French, from Late Latin radicῑna (“root”), from Latin radix, radicis (“root”), from Proto-Italic *wrād-ī-, from Proto-Indo-European *wréh₂ds.

  1. (of a tree) root
  2. (figuratively) root, origin
  3. (grammar) root
  4. (mathematics) root

Notable Persons Named Racine

Racine County Jane Doe was a notable human. Racine was born in 1964. Racine is also known as Crystal Rae". She passed away in 20.

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Racine Coly is a soccer player for the Brescia Calcio. Racine was born on December 8th, 1995 in Dakar.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Racine

Jean Racine was a dramatist and playwright. Jean was given the name Jean-Baptiste Racine on December 22nd, 1639 in La Ferté-Milon, France. He left this life on April 21st, 1699.

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Pamela Racine is a punk rock, rock music, and gypsy style musician, dance, and choreography. She plays Drum, Washboard (musical instrument), and Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to present. Pamela was given the name Pamela Jintana Racine .

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Karl Racine is an Attorney General of the District of Columbia. Karl was born in 1963 in Haiti.

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Jonathan Racine is a hockey player for the Florida Panthers in the National Hockey League. He has been prominent since 2013. Jonathan was born on May 28th, 1993 in Montreal.

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Maurice "Moe" Racine is a football player. Maurice was born on October 13th, 1937 in Cornwall, Ontario. Maurice is also known as The Toe".

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Yves Racine is an ice hockey player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1989 to 2006. Yves was born on February 7th, 1969 in Matane.

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How popular is the baby name Racine in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1922 5 5 0
1923 5 5 0
1925 5 5 0
1926 9 9 0
1927 5 5 0
1930 7 7 0
1931 5 5 0
1932 5 5 0
1934 5 5 0
1936 5 5 0
1937 6 6 0
1938 6 6 0
1939 5 5 0
1944 9 9 0
1945 5 5 0
1946 9 9 0
1947 10 10 0
1948 12 12 0
1949 5 5 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 5 5 0
1955 9 9 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 8 8 0
1958 12 12 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 10 10 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 12 12 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 7 7 0
1966 10 10 0
1967 9 9 0
1968 11 11 0
1969 5 5 0
1970 9 9 0
1971 6 6 0
1972 5 5 0
1973 6 6 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 7 7 0
1984 38 38 0
1985 76 76 0
1986 19 19 0
1987 15 15 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 21 21 0
1990 15 15 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 8 8 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 7 7 0
1996 8 8 0
1997 8 8 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 7 7 0
2000 5 5 0
2001 6 6 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 5 5 0
2005 10 5 5

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Popularity of Racine as a first name

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Popularity of Racine as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Racine U.S.
  White 82.55% 64.26%
  African American 7.71% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.37% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 4.40% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.66% 16.26%

Of Last Name Racine

People with the last name Racine are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Racine

  • How Popular is the name Racine? Racine is the 14,323rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Racine was the 6,933rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Racine have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 600 babies born with the first name Racine in the United States. That's more than enough people named Racine 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 Racine? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1922 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Racine first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Racine is Wednesday, January 9th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Racine born? The highest recorded use of the first name Racine was in 1985 with a total of 76 babies.
  • Random Racine Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Racine is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Racine: Your name in reverse order is Enicar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iarcen. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Racine? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,836 people with the last name Racine.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Racine? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Racine as their last name.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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