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in 2010

Tyrus

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1910 6 0 6
1911 5 0 5
1912 22 0 22
1913 20 0 20
1914 30 0 30
1915 31 0 31
1916 42 0 42
1917 25 0 25
1918 26 0 26
1919 9 0 9
1920 12 0 12
1921 24 0 24
1922 18 0 18
1923 11 0 11
1924 10 0 10
1925 18 0 18
1926 16 0 16
1927 23 0 23
1928 11 0 11
1929 17 0 17
1930 12 0 12
1931 7 0 7
1932 8 0 8
1933 12 0 12
1934 11 0 11
1935 9 0 9
1936 8 0 8
1937 8 0 8
1938 8 0 8
1939 7 0 7
1940 11 0 11
1941 7 0 7
1942 15 0 15
1943 19 0 19
1944 5 0 5
1945 9 0 9
1946 11 0 11
1947 16 0 16
1948 15 0 15
1949 17 0 17
1950 14 0 14
1951 12 0 12
1952 11 0 11
1953 23 0 23
1954 16 0 16
1955 26 0 26
1956 21 0 21
1957 26 0 26
1958 19 0 19
1959 25 0 25
1960 16 0 16
1961 30 0 30
1962 35 0 35
1963 30 0 30
1964 36 0 36
1965 27 0 27
1966 26 0 26
1967 28 0 28
1968 21 0 21
1969 40 0 40
1970 45 0 45
1971 48 0 48
1972 37 0 37
1973 51 0 51
1974 49 0 49
1975 55 0 55
1976 57 0 57
1977 59 0 59
1978 62 0 62
1979 52 0 52
1980 67 0 67
1981 62 0 62
1982 46 0 46
1983 44 0 44
1984 57 0 57
1985 47 0 47
1986 51 0 51
1987 51 0 51
1988 47 0 47
1989 70 0 70
1990 59 0 59
1991 60 0 60
1992 57 0 57
1993 68 0 68
1994 70 0 70
1995 103 0 103
1996 104 0 104
1997 120 0 120
1998 95 0 95
1999 108 0 108
2000 100 0 100
2001 88 0 88
2002 76 0 76
2003 91 0 91
2004 101 0 101
2005 85 0 85
2006 100 0 100
2007 92 0 92
2008 81 0 81
2009 80 0 80
2010 67 0 67
2011 77 0 77
2012 83 0 83
2013 78 0 78
2014 86 0 86
2015 75 0 75

Fun Facts about the name Tyrus

  • How many people with the first name Tyrus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,334 babies born with the first name Tyrus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tyrus to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Tyrus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Tyrus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tyrus is Wednesday, December 17th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Tyrus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tyrus was in 1997 with a total of 120 babies.
  • Random Tyrus Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tyrus is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Tyrus: Your name in reverse order is Suryt. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Usyrt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tyrus? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 103 people with the last name Tyrus.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tyrus? Tyrus is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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Common last names for Tyrus

  • Cobb
  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Thompson
  • Jones
  • Wilson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tyrus U.S.
  White 19.42% 64.26%
  African American 65.05% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.80% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tyrus

People with the last name Tyrus are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Tyrus" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tyrus as well as things modernly associated with the name Tyrus such as celebrities named Tyrus.

English

Origin and Meaning of Tyrus

The name "Tyrus" is of English origin, and it means "Modern blend of Tyrone and Cyrus: or a reference to the ancient Phoenician city of Tyre". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. Alternative form of Tyre

Tyrus was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Other Inspirations for the Name Tyrus

Tyrus Cobb Jr
Tyrus Tna
Tyrus Harris
Tyrus Mcgee
Tyrus Thomas
Tyrus Thompson
Tyrus Berry

What does the name Tyrus mean?

Tis for treasure, that of your friendship.

Yis for young, the years never show!

Ris for rock star, let it out!

Uis for understanding, you show for others.

Sis for smile, it gives you face value.

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