Serafin

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Serafin

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Wiktionary

From Old Spanish seraphin, from Late Latin seraphīm, from Hebrew שְׂרָפִים (s'raphím).

  1. seraph (angel)

Notable Persons Named Serafin

Serafín was born as the child of Ismael Zambada García on May 27th, 1990 in San Diego, California, U.S. Serafín is also known as Sera" and Sera.

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Serafin R. Cuevas was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Secretary of the Philippine Department of Justice, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, and Department of Justice (Philippines). Serafin was born on June 25th, 1928 in Bacoor. He passed away on February 9th, 2014.

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Apeng Daldal was an actor, comedian, singer, and writer. He was most prominent from 1963 to 1992. Apeng was given the name Serafin Gabriel on October 12th, 1928 in San Luis, Pampanga. Apeng is also known as Apeng Daldal. He breathed his last breath on February 9th, 1992.

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Serafin was born on April 20th, 1964.

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Serafín was born on September 22nd, 1840 in San Sebastián. He left this life on July 16th, 1912.

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Serafín was born on July 15th, 1975.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Serafin

Barry was born on June 22nd, 1941.

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Thom Serafin is a public affairs consultant.

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Jakub Serafin is a soccer player for the Bytovia Bytów, Stomil Olsztyn (football), Lech Poznań, and GKS Bełchatów. Jakub was born on May 25th, 1996 in Olsztyn, Poland.

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Shan Serafin is a film director and novelist. Shan was born on November 18th, 1982 in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.

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Jean Sérafin is an athlete for the Valenciennes FC and USL Dunkerque. Jean was born on June 24th, 1941 in Auzat.

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Enzo was born in 1912 in Venice. He left this life in 1995.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 6 0 6
1916 6 0 6
1918 14 0 14
1919 13 0 13
1920 12 0 12
1921 19 0 19
1922 13 0 13
1923 12 0 12
1924 10 0 10
1925 10 0 10
1926 12 0 12
1927 18 0 18
1928 14 0 14
1929 12 0 12
1930 11 0 11
1931 12 0 12
1932 11 0 11
1933 9 0 9
1934 13 0 13
1935 14 0 14
1936 14 0 14
1937 7 0 7
1938 9 0 9
1939 10 0 10
1940 11 0 11
1941 6 0 6
1942 8 0 8
1943 6 0 6
1944 11 0 11
1945 9 0 9
1946 5 0 5
1947 14 0 14
1948 11 0 11
1949 11 0 11
1950 13 0 13
1951 9 0 9
1952 14 0 14
1953 18 0 18
1954 10 0 10
1955 15 0 15
1956 10 0 10
1957 8 0 8
1958 10 0 10
1959 12 0 12
1960 16 0 16
1961 20 0 20
1962 17 0 17
1963 12 0 12
1964 15 0 15
1965 19 0 19
1966 14 0 14
1967 12 0 12
1968 12 0 12
1969 18 0 18
1970 12 0 12
1971 13 0 13
1972 12 0 12
1973 19 0 19
1974 14 0 14
1975 18 0 18
1976 18 0 18
1977 25 0 25
1978 19 0 19
1979 18 0 18
1980 23 0 23
1981 28 0 28
1982 26 0 26
1983 18 0 18
1984 25 0 25
1985 20 0 20
1986 22 0 22
1987 16 0 16
1988 13 0 13
1989 24 0 24
1990 29 0 29
1991 24 0 24
1992 26 0 26
1993 33 0 33
1994 20 0 20
1995 16 0 16
1996 28 0 28
1997 18 0 18
1998 26 0 26
1999 23 0 23
2000 21 0 21
2001 27 0 27
2002 29 0 29
2003 22 0 22
2004 30 0 30
2005 27 0 27
2006 32 0 32
2007 17 0 17
2008 30 0 30
2009 24 0 24
2010 23 0 23
2011 12 0 12
2012 12 0 12
2013 18 0 18
2014 14 0 14
2015 19 0 19
2016 16 0 16
2017 14 0 14

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Popularity of Serafin as a first name

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Popularity of Serafin as a last name

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Common last names for Serafin

  • Rodriguez
  • Garcia
  • Gonzalez
  • Rivera
  • Lopez
  • Perez
  • Hernandez
  • Diaz
  • Sanchez
  • Torres
  • Ramos
  • Ramirez
  • Chavez

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Serafin U.S.
  White 61.52% 64.26%
  African American 0.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.71% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.52% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 34.71% 16.26%

Of Last Name Serafin

People with the last name Serafin are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Serafin

  • How Popular is the name Serafin? Serafin is the 7,643rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Serafin was the 7,200th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Serafin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,660 babies born with the first name Serafin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Serafin to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Serafin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Serafin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Serafin is Tuesday, July 29th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Serafin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Serafin was in 1993 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Serafin Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Serafin is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Serafin: Your name in reverse order is Nifares. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nafrise. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Serafin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,641 people with the last name Serafin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Serafin? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Serafin as their last name.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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