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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Voigt

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International Interest

From German Voigt.

  1. A surname​.

Voigt was also found in the following language(s): German

Notable Persons With the Last Name Voigt

Gas is an ambient music, intelligent dance music, and psychedelic music musician. He holds the title Untitled. His career lasted from 1995 to 1995. Gas was given the name Wolfgang Voigt in 1961. Gas is also known as GAS.


Jens Voigt is a cyclist. Jens was born on September 17th, 1971 in Grevesmühlen.


Udo Voigt is a Member of the European Parliament, for Germany, Leader of the, forGermany, and National Democratic Party of Germany. His military service ended in 1984. Udo was born on April 14th, 1952 in Viersen.


Wilhelm Voigt was a shoemaker. Wilhelm was given the name Friedrich Wilhelm Voigt on February 13th, 1849 in Sovetsk, Kaliningrad Oblast. Wilhelm is also known as The Captain of Köpenick. He died on January 3rd, 1922.


Woldemar Voigt was a scientist in the field of physicist. Woldemar was born on September 2nd, 1850 in Leipzig. He passed away on December 13th, 1919.


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International Interest for Voigt

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Voigt as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Voigt U.S.
  White 93.27% 64.26%
  African American 1.20% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.73% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Voigt

People with the last name Voigt are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Voigt

  • How Popular is the name Voigt? As a last name Voigt was the 4,862nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Voigt first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Voigt is Friday, September 24th, 1886.
  • How unique is the name Voigt? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Voigt. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Voigt: Your name in reverse order is Tgiov. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vgito. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Voigt? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 7,251 people with the last name Voigt.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Voigt? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Voigt as their last name.

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