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760
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sotero

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Alt. Meaning

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

O is for organized, you always know where things are

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

R is for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

Notable Persons Named Sotero

Sotero Laurel II was a Senator of the Philippines, 13th Senate President pro tempore of the Philippines, and Senate of the Philippines. Sotero was born on September 27th, 1918 in Tanauan, Batangas. He breathed his last breath on September 16th, 2009.

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Sotero was a soccer player. Sotero was born on May 7th, 1894 in Buenos Aires. He breathed his last breath in 1922.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sotero

Sotero was a soccer player. Sotero was born on May 7th, 1894 in Buenos Aires. He breathed his last breath in 1922.

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Lucas Sotero is a soccer player for the Villa Nova Atlético Clube, Clube Atlético Paranaense, FC Dinamo Minsk, Futebol Clube Santa Cruz, and Figueirense FC. Lucas was born on May 21st, 1991 in Brazil.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 6 0 6
1918 8 0 8
1919 8 0 8
1920 11 0 11
1921 7 0 7
1922 8 0 8
1923 12 0 12
1924 13 0 13
1925 10 0 10
1926 10 0 10
1927 16 0 16
1928 9 0 9
1929 7 0 7
1930 8 0 8
1931 11 0 11
1932 6 0 6
1933 9 0 9
1934 9 0 9
1935 5 0 5
1936 14 0 14
1937 9 0 9
1938 7 0 7
1941 8 0 8
1942 7 0 7
1943 11 0 11
1944 7 0 7
1945 11 0 11
1946 13 0 13
1947 17 0 17
1948 5 0 5
1949 12 0 12
1950 9 0 9
1951 10 0 10
1953 9 0 9
1955 9 0 9
1956 9 0 9
1957 11 0 11
1958 6 0 6
1959 10 0 10
1960 10 0 10
1961 9 0 9
1962 6 0 6
1963 12 0 12
1964 5 0 5
1965 8 0 8
1966 8 0 8
1967 7 0 7
1968 8 0 8
1969 8 0 8
1970 8 0 8
1971 17 0 17
1972 9 0 9
1973 5 0 5
1974 5 0 5
1975 11 0 11
1976 10 0 10
1977 6 0 6
1978 6 0 6
1979 6 0 6
1980 7 0 7
1981 6 0 6
1982 11 0 11
1983 6 0 6
1984 5 0 5
1985 6 0 6
1986 9 0 9
1987 9 0 9
1988 9 0 9
1989 6 0 6
1990 11 0 11
1991 12 0 12
1992 6 0 6
1993 10 0 10
1994 9 0 9
1995 8 0 8
1996 10 0 10
1997 10 0 10
1998 9 0 9
1999 9 0 9
2000 9 0 9
2001 8 0 8
2002 8 0 8
2003 8 0 8
2005 9 0 9
2007 5 0 5
2008 7 0 7
2009 6 0 6
2011 6 0 6
2013 5 0 5
2016 6 0 6
2017 5 0 5

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Popularity of Sotero as a last name

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Common last names for Sotero

  • Rodriguez
  • Martinez
  • Gonzalez
  • Hernandez
  • Lopez
  • Garcia
  • Figueroa
  • Ortiz

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sotero U.S.
  White 11.18% 64.26%
  African American 1.05% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.84% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.32% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 79.61% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sotero

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

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Fun Facts about the name Sotero

  • How Popular is the name Sotero? Sotero is the 12,340th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sotero was the 30,665th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sotero have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 781 babies born with the first name Sotero in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sotero to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sotero? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Sotero first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sotero is Tuesday, April 20th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Sotero born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sotero was in 1947 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Sotero Factoid: According to the 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sotero is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1942.
  • Weird things about the name Sotero: Your name in reverse order is Oretos. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oserot. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sotero? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 760 people with the last name Sotero.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sotero? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sotero as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k 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).
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