First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Schneider

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  1. A surname​.

Schneider was also found in the following language(s): French, German, and Luxembourgish

Notable Persons With the Name Schneider

Schneider Eulogius was a leading person. Schneider was born on October 20th, 1756 in Wipfeld. He left this life on April 1st, 1794.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Schneider

Rob Schneider is an actor, comedian, director, and screenwriter. His ongoing career started in 1987. Rob was given the name Robert Michael Schneider on October 31st, 1963 in San Francisco, California, United States.


Elle King is a country, soul, rock, and blues musician. She plays Vocals, guitar, and banjo. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Elle was given the name Tanner Elle Schneider on July 3rd, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Romy Schneider was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1953 to 1982. Romy was given the name Rosemarie Magdalena Albach on September 23rd, 1938. She breathed her last breath on May 29th, 1982.


Lenny Bruce was a satire, political satire, black comedy, improvisational theatre, and ribaldry comedian. Lenny was given the name Leonard Alfred Schneider on October 13th, 1925 in Mineola, New York, United States. He died on August 3rd, 1966.


Maria Schneider was an actress. Maria was given the name Marie Christine Schneider by her parent Daniel Gélin on March 27th, 1952. She breathed her last breath on February 3rd, 2011.


Dan Schneider is a television producer, screenwriter, and actor. He was most active from 1984 to present. Dan was born on January 14th, 1966 in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.


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Popularity of Schneider as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Schneider U.S.
  White 95.35% 64.26%
  African American 0.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.27% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.16% 16.26%

Of Last Name Schneider

People with the last name Schneider are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Schneider

  • How Popular is the name Schneider? Schneider is the 23,701st most popular name of all time. As a last name Schneider was the 312th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Schneider have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 241 babies born with the first name Schneider in the United States. That's more than enough people named Schneider 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 Schneider? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1984 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Schneider first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Schneider is Thursday, October 11th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Schneider born? The highest recorded use of the first name Schneider was in 2008 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Schneider Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Schneider is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Schneider: Your name in reverse order is Redienhcs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rdeescnih. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Schneider? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 101,290 people with the last name Schneider.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Schneider? Schneider was ranked as the 312th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

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What does the name Schneider mean?

Sis for serious, not always joking.

Cis for comic, laughter is your tonic.

His for humble, a saintly quality.

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

Eis for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

Iis for interest, you show in others.

Dis for dream, your beacon ahead.

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.