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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Taormina

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From Latin Tauromenium.

  1. a town in the province of Messina in Sicily in Italy.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Taormina

Sheila Taormina is a swimmer. Sheila was born on March 18th, 1969 in Livonia, Michigan.


Saint was born in Antiochia in Cilicia. He left this life in 40.


Matt Taormina is a hockey player for the Tampa Bay Lightning in the National Hockey League. His ongoing career started in 2009. Matt was born on October 20th, 1986 in Warren, Michigan.


Giovanni Taormina is a soccer player for the F.C. Esperia Viareggio, U.C. Sampdoria, U.S.O. Calcio, U.S. Alessandria Calcio 1912, Sorrento Calcio, Calcio Como, and Carrarese Calcio. Giovanni was born on May 8th, 1988 in Agrigento.


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Popularity of Taormina as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Taormina U.S.
  White 94.09% 64.26%
  African American 0.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.44% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.84% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.27% 16.26%

Of Last Name Taormina

People with the last name Taormina are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Taormina

  • How Popular is the name Taormina? As a last name Taormina was the 13,497th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Taormina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Taormina is Friday, September 3rd, 1909.
  • How unique is the name Taormina? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Taormina. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Taormina: Your name in reverse order is Animroat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rmntioaa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Taormina? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,250 people with the last name Taormina.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Taormina? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Taormina as their last name since less than 1 person in 132k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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