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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Raywood

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R is for radiant, it's your personality!

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

W is for work, for which you strive to accomplish

O is for original, one of a kind!

O is for observant, nothing gets by you!

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Raywood as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Raywood U.S.
  White 97.35% 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 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Raywood

People with the last name Raywood are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Raywood

  • How Popular is the name Raywood? Raywood is the 42,610th most popular name of all time. As a last name Raywood was the 146,201st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Raywood have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68 babies born with the first name Raywood in the United States. That's more than enough people named Raywood 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 Raywood? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1928 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Raywood first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Raywood is Sunday, October 6th, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Raywood born? The highest recorded use of the first name Raywood was in 1936 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Random Raywood Factoid: According to the 1946 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Raywood is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1946.
  • Weird things about the name Raywood: Your name in reverse order is Doowyar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Orawdyo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Raywood? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 113 people with the last name Raywood.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Raywood? Raywood is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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