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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wiess

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From Old High German wīz.

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Popularity of Wiess as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wiess U.S.
  White 93.62% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.73% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.73% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wiess

People with the last name Wiess are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Wiess

  • How Popular is the name Wiess? As a last name Wiess was the 48,160th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Wiess? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Wiess was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Wiess: Your name in reverse order is Sseiw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ewssi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wiess? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 439 people with the last name Wiess.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wiess? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wiess as their last name since less than 1 person in 667k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Wiess born Dec 6, 1956

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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