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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Riso

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Alt. Meaning

R is for recreation, time to take some!

I is for important, the search for all parts of life that are

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Notable Persons Named Riso

Riso is an athlete for the Esporte Clube Democrata.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Riso

Don was born in 1946. He died on August 30th, 2012.


Camillo De Riso was an actor and director. He was most prominent from 1912 to 1924. Camillo was born on November 20th, 1854 in Naples. He died on April 2nd, 1924.


Heinrich Riso was a soccer player for the FC Lokomotive Leipzig and Germany national football team. Heinrich was born on June 30th, 1882 in Leipzig. He left this life in 1948.


Riso is an athlete for the Esporte Clube Democrata.


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Popularity of Riso as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Riso U.S.
  White 77.95% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.80% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 19.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Riso

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

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Fun Facts about the name Riso

  • How Popular is the name Riso? As a last name Riso was the 30,889th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Riso first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Riso is Friday, May 20th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Riso? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Riso. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Riso: Your name in reverse order is Osir. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rsoi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Riso? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 753 people with the last name Riso.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Riso? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Riso as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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