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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Tsu

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  1. capital city of Mie prefecture, Japan.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Tsu

Irene Tsu is an actress, yoga instructor, and real estate broker. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1961 to 1961. Irene was born on November 4th, 1944 in Shanghai.


Raphael was born on December 27th, 1932 in Shanghai.


Andrew was born on December 18th, 1885. He passed away in 1986.


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Popularity of Tsu as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tsu U.S.
  White 4.87% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 87.10% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.84% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tsu

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

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Fun Facts about the name Tsu

  • How Popular is the name Tsu? As a last name Tsu was the 50,771st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Tsu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Tsu is Friday, September 1st, 1893.
  • How unique is the name Tsu? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Tsu. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Tsu: Your name in reverse order is Ust. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tus. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tsu? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 411 people with the last name Tsu.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tsu? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tsu as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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