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 Sinaloa

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Disputed. Perhaps meaning round pitahaya or cut corn.

  1. A state of Mexico.

Sinaloa was also found in the following language(s): Spanish

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sinaloa

El Chapo de Sinaloa is a norteño (music) musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1995 to present. El was given the name Ernesto Pérez .


El Potro De Sinaloa is a regional mexican and banda (music) singing and songwriter. He plays Human voice. He has been prominent since 1990. El was born on November 17th, 1977 in Culiacán.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sinaloa U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 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 97.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sinaloa

People with the last name Sinaloa are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Sinaloa

  • How Popular is the name Sinaloa? As a last name Sinaloa was the 123,064th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Sinaloa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Sinaloa is Saturday, January 15th, 1927.
  • How unique is the name Sinaloa? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Sinaloa. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Sinaloa: Your name in reverse order is Aolanis. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ianlosa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sinaloa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 140 people with the last name Sinaloa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sinaloa? Sinaloa is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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What does the name Sinaloa mean?

Sis for serene, your calm time.

Iis for intense, your zest of living.

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Ais for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Lis for look, the way you look at life.

Ois for ornate, nothing plain here!

Ais for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Past life for Sinaloa born Aug 4, 1970

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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