Zoltan

First Name
926
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
162
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Zoltan

"Zoltan" is a name of Hungarian origin, and it means "Life". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Zoltan

Zoltán Báthory is a heavy metal music, groove metal, hard rock, and post-grunge musician. Zoltán was born on May 15th, 1978 in Budapest. Zoltán is also known as Zo.

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Zoltan Istvan is a writer. Zoltan was given the name Zoltan Istvan Gyurko in 1973.

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Zoltán Gera is a soccer player for the Ferencvárosi TC, Pécsi MFC, West Bromwich Albion F.C., Fulham F.C., Hungary national under-21 football team, and Hungary national football team. Zoltán was born on April 22nd, 1979 in Pécs.

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Zoltán Stieber is a soccer player for the FC Nürnberg, Hamburger SV, Győri ETO FC, Aston Villa F.C., Yeovil Town F.C., TuS Koblenz, Alemannia Aachen, FSV Mainz 05, SpVgg Greuther Fürth, SpVgg Greuther Fürth II, Hungary national under-19 football team, and Hungary national under-21 football. Zoltán was born on October 16th, 1988 in Sárvár.

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Zoltan Sarosy is an influential individual. Zoltan was born on August 23rd, 1906 in Budapest, Hungary.

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Zoltán Téglás is a punk rock, skate punk, and melodic hardcore musician. He was most prominent from 1993 to present. Zoltán was born Zoltán Téglás on November 10th, 1969.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zoltan

György Gattyán is a businessman. György was given the name Gattyán György Zoltán on May 24th, 1970 in Budapest.

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Zoltán is royalty. He was most prominent from 907 to 907.

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Zoltan Korda was a film director. His most notable accomplishments were from 1918 to 1955. Zoltan was given the name Kellner Zoltán on June 3rd, 1895 in Pusztatúrpásztó, Túrkeve, Austria-Hungary. He passed away on October 13th, 1961.

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Lord Zoltan is a noteworthy individual. Lord was born on October 16th, 1957 in Glassport, Pennsylvania, U.S. Lord is also known as Jugan and Ken; Zoltan the Great (stage name).

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Blessed Meszlényi Zoltán was an important somebody. He holds the title Martyr. Blessed was born on January 2nd, 1892 in Hatvan, Austria-Hungary. He breathed his last breath on March 4th, 1951.

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Zoltan Gyimesi is a notable somebody. He holds the title Grandmaster(1996) and Grandmaster (chess). Zoltan was given the name Gyimesi Zoltán on March 31st, 1977 in Hungary.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 7 0 7
1913 10 0 10
1914 6 0 6
1915 14 0 14
1916 10 0 10
1917 11 0 11
1918 6 0 6
1919 12 0 12
1920 18 0 18
1921 9 0 9
1922 9 0 9
1923 13 0 13
1924 12 0 12
1925 11 0 11
1926 8 0 8
1927 9 0 9
1928 7 0 7
1929 10 0 10
1930 9 0 9
1931 11 0 11
1932 8 0 8
1933 6 0 6
1938 6 0 6
1947 6 0 6
1948 8 0 8
1953 8 0 8
1957 15 0 15
1958 8 0 8
1959 13 0 13
1960 24 0 24
1961 24 0 24
1962 18 0 18
1963 17 0 17
1964 18 0 18
1965 11 0 11
1966 13 0 13
1967 25 0 25
1968 20 0 20
1969 19 0 19
1970 15 0 15
1971 11 0 11
1972 14 0 14
1973 11 0 11
1974 7 0 7
1975 11 0 11
1976 15 0 15
1977 12 0 12
1978 9 0 9
1979 7 0 7
1980 6 0 6
1981 5 0 5
1982 10 0 10
1984 8 0 8
1985 11 0 11
1987 8 0 8
1988 10 0 10
1990 6 0 6
1991 7 0 7
1992 12 0 12
1993 11 0 11
1995 11 0 11
1996 6 0 6
1997 8 0 8
1998 9 0 9
1999 11 0 11
2000 16 0 16
2001 7 0 7
2002 10 0 10
2003 9 0 9
2004 10 0 10
2005 11 0 11
2006 9 0 9
2007 10 0 10
2008 12 0 12
2009 14 0 14
2010 14 0 14
2011 11 0 11
2012 13 0 13
2013 17 0 17
2014 12 0 12
2015 15 0 15
2016 16 0 16

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Popularity of Zoltan as a first name

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Popularity of Zoltan as a last name

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Common last names for Zoltan

  • Kovacs
  • Szabo
  • Klein
  • Horvath
  • Papp
  • Friedman
  • Kiss
  • Takacs
  • Molnar
  • Sabo

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zoltan U.S.
  White 90.74% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.09% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.32% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zoltan

People with the last name Zoltan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Zoltan

  • How Popular is the name Zoltan? Zoltan is the 10,909th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zoltan was the 109,258th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zoltan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 926 babies born with the first name Zoltan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zoltan to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zoltan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Zoltan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zoltan is Monday, April 8th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Zoltan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zoltan was in 1967 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Zoltan Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zoltan is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Zoltan: Your name in reverse order is Natloz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Otzlna. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zoltan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 162 people with the last name Zoltan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zoltan? Zoltan is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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