Resa

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
314
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Resa

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Alt. Meaning

R is for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

A is for aware, of your surroundings

Notable Persons With the Last Name Resa

Alexander was born on August 4th, 1887. He passed away on July 4th, 1964.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1920 5 5 0
1924 5 5 0
1942 6 6 0
1945 12 12 0
1946 8 8 0
1947 15 15 0
1948 10 10 0
1949 13 13 0
1950 10 10 0
1951 20 20 0
1952 18 18 0
1953 21 21 0
1954 23 23 0
1955 41 41 0
1956 33 33 0
1957 47 47 0
1958 43 43 0
1959 34 34 0
1960 48 48 0
1961 45 45 0
1962 49 49 0
1963 32 32 0
1964 24 24 0
1965 28 28 0
1966 32 32 0
1967 20 20 0
1968 16 16 0
1969 16 16 0
1970 26 26 0
1971 27 27 0
1972 22 22 0
1973 11 11 0
1974 17 17 0
1975 20 20 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 10 10 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 16 16 0
1980 16 16 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 15 15 0
1985 17 17 0
1986 6 6 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 5 5 0
1994 6 6 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 5 5 0
1999 5 5 0
2000 9 9 0
2002 7 7 0
2007 6 6 0
2013 5 5 0

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Popularity of Resa as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Resa U.S.
  White 30.57% 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 66.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Resa

People with the last name Resa are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Resa

  • How Popular is the name Resa? Resa is the 10,266th most popular name of all time. As a last name Resa was the 63,524th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Resa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,046 babies born with the first name Resa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Resa to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Resa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Resa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Resa is Wednesday, November 19th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Resa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Resa was in 1962 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Resa Factoid: According to the 1961 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Resa is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1961.
  • Weird things about the name Resa: Your name in reverse order is Aser. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Asre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Resa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 314 people with the last name Resa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Resa? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Resa as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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