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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ebba

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)
Slovene (Slovenia)
African Dutch (Afrikaans)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Sweden, the name Ebba means "The name Ebba means 'Strong soul'".
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Notable Persons Named Ebba

Notable Persons Named Ebba

Tove Lo

Tove Lo is a synthpop and indie pop musician. She plays Vocals, drums, piano, and Drum kit. She holds the title Timebomb". Her ongoing career started in 2006. Tove was given the name Ebba Tove Elsa Nilsson on October 29th, 1987 in Stockholm.

Ebba Sparre

Ebba Sparre was a lady-in-waiting. Ebba was born in 1629. Ebba is also known as Ebba Larsdotter Sparre. She passed away in 1662.

Ebba Busch Thör

Ebba Busch Thör is a Leader of the Christian Democrats and Christian Democrats (Sweden). She has been prominent since 2015. Ebba was born on February 11th, 1987 in Gamla Uppsala.

Ebba Bernadotte

Ebba was given the name Ebba Henrietta Munck af Fulkila on October 24th, 1858. She left this life on October 16th, 1946.

Ebba Brahe

Ebba was born as the child of Magnus Brahe (1564–1633) on March 16th, 1596. She died on January 5th, 1674.

Ebba Eriksdotter Vasa

She passed away on November 21st, 1549.

  • Ebba von Sydow
  • Ebba Witt-Brattström
    Professor of Nordic Literature
  • Elise Hwasser
  • Ebba Haslund
  • Ebba Tesdorpf
  • Ebba St. Claire
  • Ebba Hay
  • Ebba Lindqvist

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ebba

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ebba

Spencer Ebba

Spencer was born on May 18th, 1992.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ebba U.S.
  White 14.72% 64.26%
  African American 39.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 36.81% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.75% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ebba

People with the last name Ebba are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Ebba

  • How Popular is the name Ebba? Ebba is the 12,109th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ebba was the 108,734th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ebba have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 843 babies born with the first name Ebba in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ebba 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 Ebba? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 18 new born babies.
  • When was Ebba first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ebba is Sunday, February 19th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Ebba born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ebba was in 1898 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Ebba Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ebba is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Ebba: The name spelled backwards is Abbe. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Abbe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ebba? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 163 people with the last name Ebba.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ebba? Ebba is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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