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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Safer

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safer was also found in the following language(s): Serbo-Croatian and Turkish

Notable Persons Named Safer

Safer was born on June 3rd, 1946 in Veles, Macedonia.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Safer

Morley Safer is a news reporter. He has been prominent since 1964. Morley was born on November 8th, 1931 in Toronto.


John Safer is a sculpture, entrepreneurship, sculptor, and entrepreneur. John was born John Safer on September 6th, 1922 in Washington, D.C.


Tolga Safer is an actor. He was most prominent from 2002 to present. Tolga was born in 1982 in London, UK.


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Popularity of Safer as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Safer U.S.
  White 93.61% 64.26%
  African American 1.97% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Safer

People with the last name Safer are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Safer

  • How Popular is the name Safer? As a last name Safer was the 51,176th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Safer first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Safer is Sunday, July 2nd, 1882.
  • How unique is the name Safer? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Safer. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Safer: Your name in reverse order is Refas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Asfre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Safer? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 407 people with the last name Safer.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Safer? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Safer as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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