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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sor

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S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

R is for relax, you know how!

Notable Persons Named Sor

Sor Isolina Ferré Aguayo was a roman catholic nun. Sor was born on September 5th, 1914 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Sor is also known as Aguayo and Isolina Ferré; Sor Isolina. She passed away on August 3rd, 2000.


Sor was born on April 27th, 1811 in San Clemente, Cuenca. Sor is also known as María Rafaela de los Dolores y del Patrocinio; Quiroga y Capopardo and María Josefa de los Dolores Anastasia de. She breathed her last breath on January 27th, 1891.


Sor Josefa de los Dolores Peña y Lillo Barbosa OP was a nun, poet, and writer. Sor was given the name Josefa de los Dolores Peña y Lillo Barbosa on March 12th, 1739 in Santiago. She passed away on August 12th, 1823.


Sor Piseth is an athlete for the National Defense Ministry FC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Sor

Fernando Sor was a composer and guitarist. He holds the title Opus 31 No. 1. Fernando was born in 1778 in Barcelona. He breathed his last breath on July 10th, 1839.


William Sanford La Sor was an academia and academic. William was born in 1911. He passed away in 1991.


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Popularity of Sor as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sor U.S.
  White 4.45% 64.26%
  African American 1.67% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 83.86% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.08% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sor

People with the last name Sor are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Sor

  • How Popular is the name Sor? As a last name Sor was the 40,554th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Sor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Sor is Friday, February 20th, 1885.
  • How unique is the name Sor? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Sor. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Sor: Your name in reverse order is Ros. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 539 people with the last name Sor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sor? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sor as their last name since less than 1 person in 556k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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