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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Warr

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  1. Obsolete form of war.

warr was also found in the following language(s): Vilamovian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Warr

William was born on April 10th, 1948.


The Earl De La Warr was an office holder. The was born on June 20th, 1900. He left this life on January 28th, 1976.


John Warr is a cricketer. John was born on July 16th, 1927 in Ealing, Middlesex, England.


Peter was born on June 18th, 1938. He passed away on October 4th, 2010.


John was born on May 9th, 1729. He passed away on November 22nd, 1777.


George was born in 1904. He died in 1969.


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Popularity of Warr as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Warr U.S.
  White 71.60% 64.26%
  African American 24.07% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.37% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Warr

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

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Fun Facts about the name Warr

  • How Popular is the name Warr? As a last name Warr was the 9,968th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Warr first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Warr is Wednesday, January 15th, 1902.
  • How unique is the name Warr? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Warr. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Warr: Your name in reverse order is Rraw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wrar. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Warr? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,236 people with the last name Warr.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Warr? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Warr as their last name.

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