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Origin and Meaning of Roxas

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Roxas

Manuel Roxas was a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Capiz' 1st District, 5th President of the Philippines, 3rd President of the Commonwealth, 1st President of the Third Republic, 2nd President of the Senate of the Philippines, Senator of the . His military service ended in 1941. Manuel was born on January 1st, 1892 in Capiz , Capiz Province, Captaincy General of the Philippines. He died on April 15th, 1948.


Mar Roxas is a Member of the House of Representatives, from Capiz's 1st district, 24th Secretary of the Interior, Local Government, 38th Secretary of Transportation, Communications, Senator of the Philippines, 26th Secretary of Trade, Industry, Member of theHou. Mar was born on May 13th, 1957 in Quezon City.


Rogelio Roxas was a soldier, lock (security device), and locksmith. Rogelio is also known as Roger Roxas. He breathed his last breath on May 25th, 1993.


Gerardo Roxas was a Member of the Philippine House of Representatives from Capiz' First District, Senator of the Philippines, Member of thePhilippine House of RepresentativesfromCapiz' First District, and Senate of the Philippines. Gerardo was born on August 25th, 1924 in Manila. He breathed his last breath on April 19th, 1982.


Trinidad Roxas was an office holder. Trinidad was born on October 4th, 1900. She breathed her last breath on June 20th, 1995.


Jake Roxas is an actor, model (people), and model. He was most prominent from 1995 to present. Jake was born on July 13th, 1977 in Philippines.


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Popularity of Roxas as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Roxas U.S.
  White 4.57% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 85.58% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.57% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Roxas

People with the last name Roxas are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Roxas

  • How Popular is the name Roxas? Roxas is the 29,820th most popular name of all time. As a last name Roxas was the 16,755th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Roxas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 161 babies born with the first name Roxas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Roxas 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 Roxas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Roxas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Roxas is Monday, September 27th, 1937.
  • What year had the most people named Roxas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Roxas was in 2015 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Roxas Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Roxas is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Roxas: Your name in reverse order is Saxor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Roasx. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Roxas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,706 people with the last name Roxas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Roxas? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Roxas as their last name since less than 1 person in 172k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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