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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary

From Rodrigo +‎ -ez.

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Rodriguez

Rodriguez was born on December 9th, 1914. She breathed her last breath on June 9th, 1933.

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Rodríguez López is a soccer player for the Atlético Madrid, Elche CF, and Hércules CF. Rodríguez was born on February 12th, 1938 in Megeces , Spain.

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Rodriguez was born in 1962.

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Rodríguez was a soccer player for the Rampla Juniors, Stade Français Paris (football), CD Málaga, Real Madrid C.F., Hércules CF, Alicante CF, and Orihuela Deportiva CF. Rodríguez was born on April 4th, 1928 in Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay. He breathed his last breath on April 6th, 1986.

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Rodríguez was born on February 7th, 1942 in Verín, Spain.

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Rodriguez was born on November 13th, 1985.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Rodriguez

Michelle Rodriguez is an actress, screenwriter, and dj. She was most active from 1999 to present. Michelle was given the name Mayte Michelle Rodríguez on July 12th, 1978 in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

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Alex Rodriguez is a baseball player for the New York Yankees. Alex was born on July 27th, 1975 in New York City.

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James Rodríguez is a soccer player for the Real Madrid C.F., Envigado F.C., Club Atlético Banfield, FC Porto, AS Monaco FC, Colombia national under-17 football team, Colombia national under-20 football team, and Colombia national football team. James was born on July 12th, 1991 in Cúcuta, Colombia.

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Diego Rivera was an artist in the fields of painting and mural. Diego was given the name Diego María de la Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la Rivera y Barrientos Acosta y Rodríguez on December 8th, 1886 in Guanajuato, Mexico. He left this life on November 24th, 1957.

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Gina Rodriguez is an entrepreneur, manager, actress, and television personality. Her ongoing career started in 1992. Gina was given the name Gina Delia on November 15th, 1967 in San Fernando Valley, California, United States. Gina is also known as Demi Delia and Demi Delia".

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Robert Rodríguez is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, film editor, cinematographer, and musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1991. Robert was given the name Robert Anthony Rodríguez on June 20th, 1968 in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 6 0 6
1958 7 0 7
1960 6 0 6
1961 6 0 6
1962 6 0 6
1963 6 0 6
1965 6 0 6
1966 7 0 7
1967 9 0 9
1968 9 0 9
1969 13 0 13
1970 24 5 19
1971 15 0 15
1972 27 0 27
1973 25 0 25
1974 27 0 27
1975 37 0 37
1976 36 0 36
1977 32 0 32
1978 29 0 29
1979 25 0 25
1980 27 0 27
1981 47 0 47
1982 38 0 38
1983 29 0 29
1984 14 0 14
1985 19 0 19
1986 18 0 18
1987 16 0 16
1988 25 0 25
1989 29 0 29
1990 17 0 17
1991 30 0 30
1992 14 0 14
1993 19 0 19
1994 16 0 16
1995 15 0 15
1996 11 0 11
1997 12 0 12
1998 9 0 9
1999 13 0 13
2000 5 0 5
2001 19 0 19
2002 13 0 13
2003 13 0 13
2004 14 0 14
2005 11 0 11
2006 17 0 17
2008 8 0 8
2009 7 0 7
2010 6 0 6
2011 16 0 16
2012 10 0 10
2013 8 0 8
2014 9 0 9
2015 5 0 5
2016 12 0 12

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Popularity of Rodriguez as a first name

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Popularity of Rodriguez as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rodriguez U.S.
  White 4.75% 64.26%
  African American 0.54% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.57% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.18% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.18% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 93.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rodriguez

People with the last name Rodriguez are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Rodriguez

  • How Popular is the name Rodriguez? Rodriguez is the 10,756th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rodriguez was the 9th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rodriguez have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 949 babies born with the first name Rodriguez in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rodriguez to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rodriguez? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1955 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rodriguez first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rodriguez is Thursday, October 19th, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Rodriguez born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rodriguez was in 1981 with a total of 47 babies.
  • Random Rodriguez Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rodriguez is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Rodriguez: Your name in reverse order is Zeugirdor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uirreozgd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rodriguez? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,094,924 people with the last name Rodriguez.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rodriguez? Rodriguez was ranked as the 9th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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