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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Snavely

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Alt. Meaning

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

V is for versatile, your changeable nature.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Snavely

Carl was born on July 30th, 1894 in Omaha, Nebraska. Carl is also known as Snavely and Carl Gray. He left this life on July 12th, 1975.


Francis was born on April 19th, 1897 in North Platte, Nebraska. He passed away on October 29th, 1979.


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Popularity of Snavely as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Snavely U.S.
  White 94.21% 64.26%
  African American 0.39% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.28% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.75% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Snavely

People with the last name Snavely are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Snavely

  • How Popular is the name Snavely? As a last name Snavely was the 9,061st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Snavely first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Snavely is Monday, February 11th, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Snavely? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Snavely. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Snavely: Your name in reverse order is Ylevans. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anyesvl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Snavely? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,607 people with the last name Snavely.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Snavely? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Snavely as their last name.

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Past life for Snavely born Jan 24, 1954

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 Northern Canada approximately on 1000. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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