First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

How to Pronounce Torres

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Torres

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  1. A surname​.

Torres was also found in the following language(s): Portuguese and Spanish

Notable Persons With the Name Torres

Torres was a notable individual. Torres was born in 1565. He breathed his last breath in 1607.


Torres Pereira is a soccer player for the Sporting Clube de Portugal and Portugal national football team. Torres was born in Portugal.


Torres Pastor was an influential person. Torres was born on April 19th, 1930. He breathed his last breath on March 14th, 2014.


Torres García Jonatan Jaaziel is an athlete for the Tecamachalco Sur.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Torres

Fernando Torres is a soccer player for the Atlético Madrid, A.C. Milan, Liverpool F.C., Chelsea F.C., Spain national under-15 football team, Spain national under-16 football team, and Spain national under-17 football team. Fernando was born on March 20th, 1984 in Fuenlabrada, Spain.


Gina Torres is an actress. She was most active from 1992 to present. Gina was born on April 25th, 1969 in New York City, New York, U.S.


Eve Torres is a leading person. Eve was born on August 21st, 1984 in Boston. Eve is also known as Eve.


Callie Torres is an attending orthopedic surgeon at grey sloan memorial hospital and attending physician. Callie is also known as Calliope Plantain.


Dayanara Torres is a beauty queen. She holds the title Miss International Puerto Rico 1992, Miss Puerto Rico 1993, Miss Universe 1993, and Miss Puerto Rico. Dayanara was given the name Dayanara Torres Delgado on October 28th, 1974 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Liz Torres is an actress, singer, and comedian. She was most prominent from 1969 to present. Liz was given the name Elizabeth Larrieu Torres on September 27th, 1947 in Bronx, New York, U.S.


Where is the name Torres popular?

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Popularity of Torres as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Torres U.S.
  White 5.35% 64.26%
  African American 0.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.43% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.20% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.16% 16.26%

Of Last Name Torres

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Torres

  • How Popular is the name Torres? Torres is the 22,423rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Torres was the 37th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Torres have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 267 babies born with the first name Torres in the United States. That's more than enough people named Torres to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Torres? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Torres first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Torres is Monday, October 17th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Torres born? The highest recorded use of the first name Torres was in 1995 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Torres Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Torres is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Torres: Your name in reverse order is Serrot. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Srerto. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Torres? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 437,813 people with the last name Torres.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Torres? Torres was ranked as the 37th most popular last name but is still less than 0.1% of the population!

What Torres's Have Visited This Page?

What does the name Torres mean?

Tis for tasteful, the way you communicate.

Ois for ornate, nothing plain here!

Ris for rational, the way you think.

Ris for reasonable, your understanding way.

Eis for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

Sis for secret, that you can certainly keep.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.