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

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Origin and Meaning of Salako

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  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Salako is of Nigerian origin and means "Salako literally means a white scarf or clothing around the neck. Which illustrated a holy person from God.".

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Salako

John Salako is a soccer player for the Crystal Palace F.C., Swansea City A.F.C., Coventry City F.C., Bolton Wanderers F.C., Fulham F.C., Charlton Athletic F.C., Reading F.C., Brentford F.C., and England national football team. John was born on February 11th, 1969 in Ibadan, Nigeria.


Andy Salako is a soccer player for the Charlton Athletic F.C., Welling United F.C., Bromley F.C., Carshalton Athletic F.C., Sutton United F.C., Croydon F.C., Bishop's Stortford F.C., and Horsham F.C. Andy was born on November 8th, 1972 in Lagos, Nigeria.


Lateef Akinola Salako is an educator, pharmacologist, and therapeuticist. Lateef was born on July 5th, 1935 in Lagos State.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Salako U.S.
  White 2.17% 64.26%
  African American 96.03% 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 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Salako

People with the last name Salako are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Salako

  • How Popular is the name Salako? As a last name Salako was the 70,645th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Salako? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Salako was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Salako: Your name in reverse order is Okalas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aslako. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Salako? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 277 people with the last name Salako.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Salako? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Salako as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Salako born Mar 1, 2014

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 1175. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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