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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Razor

  • When was the first name Razor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Razor is Thursday, July 17th, 1890.
  • How unique is the name Razor? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Razor. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Razor: Your name in reverse order is Rozar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rroaz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Razor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 801 people with the last name Razor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Razor? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Razor as their last name since less than 1 person in 370k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Razor as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Razor U.S.
  White 52.06% 64.26%
  African American 43.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.62% 16.26%

Of Last Name Razor

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Razor" mean? The list below shows the origins of Razor as well as things modernly associated with the name Razor such as celebrities named Razor.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ra"zor
  1. A keen-edged knife of peculiar shape, used in shaving the hair from the face or the head; also called a straight razor."Take thee a barber's razor." [Ezek. v. 1.]
  2. a device used for shaving, having a replaceable blade with a very sharp edge; also called safety razor. Also a similar device, made of plastic, in which the blade is neither replaceable nor can be sharpened, intended to be discarded after the blade dulls -- called a disposable razor.
  3. [Zoöl] A tusk of a wild boar.

Etymology: OE. rasour, OF. rasur, LL. rasor: cf. F. rasoir, LL. rasorium. See Raze (v. t.) Rase (v. t.)

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Edge tool used in shaving
  2. Shave with a razor

From Old French rasour, from raser (“to scrape, to shave”).

  1. A keen-edged knife of peculiar shape, used in shaving the hair from the face or other parts of the body.
  2. Any tool or instrument designed for shaving.
  3. The sharp tusk of a wild boar.
  4. (philosophy) A conceptual device that allows one to shave away unlikely explanations for a phenomenon.

What does the name Razor mean?

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Zis for zest, your zeal for life.

Ois for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Ris for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

Past life for Razor born Nov 25, 1969

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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 1525. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

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. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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