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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Tello

  • When was the first name Tello first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Tello is Saturday, January 24th, 1891.
  • How unique is the name Tello? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Tello. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Tello: Your name in reverse order is Ollet. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Otlel. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tello? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,512 people with the last name Tello.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tello? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Tello as their last name.
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Popularity of Tello as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tello U.S.
  White 8.54% 64.26%
  African American 0.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.30% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 89.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tello

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

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What does the name Tello mean?

Tis for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Eis for expressive, not one to hold within.

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Lis for little, the little things you do.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Past life for Tello born Oct 3, 1960

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 1825. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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