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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Seville

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  1. A city in southwestern Spain; a major port and cultural center; the capital of bullfighting in Spain

From Spanish Sevilla.

  1. A city in Andalusia, Spain.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Seville

Saint Isidore of Seville was a saint. He holds the title Bishop, Confessor, and Doctor of the Church. Saint was born in 560 in Cartagena, Spain. He breathed his last breath on April 4th, 0636.


David Seville is a producer, manager of alvin, the chipmunks, and alvin.


Francisco was born on November 16th, 1943 in Madrid.


Edith was given the name Edith Rachel Merritt Seville on November 3rd, 1914 in Wenzhou, China. She passed away on March 30th, 2013.


Caroline was born in 1874 in Birmingham. She left this life in 1955.


Raine Seville is a dance hall and reggae singing. She has had major accomplishments since 2007. Raine was given the name Loraine Seville on July 25th, 1986 in Kingston, Jamaica. Raine is also known as Raine Seville.


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Popularity of Seville as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Seville U.S.
  White 66.99% 64.26%
  African American 14.05% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.22% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 12.67% 16.26%

Of Last Name Seville

People with the last name Seville are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Seville

  • How Popular is the name Seville? Seville is the 33,120th most popular name of all time. As a last name Seville was the 24,554th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Seville have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 128 babies born with the first name Seville in the United States. That's more than enough people named Seville 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 Seville? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Seville first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Seville is Thursday, March 13th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Seville born? The highest recorded use of the first name Seville was in 1987 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Seville: Your name in reverse order is Ellives. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vlsleei. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Seville? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,018 people with the last name Seville.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Seville? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Seville as their last name since less than 1 person in 286k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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