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

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Origin and Meaning of Yunker

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

N is for nifty, how neat!

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

R is for rich, in the love from others

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Popularity of Yunker as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yunker U.S.
  White 96.56% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.85% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.90% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yunker

People with the last name Yunker are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Yunker

  • How Popular is the name Yunker? As a last name Yunker was the 15,483rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Yunker first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Yunker is Tuesday, August 7th, 1883.
  • How unique is the name Yunker? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Yunker. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Yunker: Your name in reverse order is Reknuy. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kyneur. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yunker? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,891 people with the last name Yunker.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yunker? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yunker as their last name since less than 1 person in 156k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Yunkers Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Yunker born Sep 5, 1923

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).