First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Eleuterio

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From Latin Eleutherius, from Greek Ελευθέριος (Elefthérios) ("the liberator")

  1. A male given name from Greek

Notable Persons Named Eleuterio

Notable Persons Named Eleuterio

Eleuterio Sanchez

Eleuterio was born on April 15th, 1942. Eleuterio is also known as El Lute.

Eleuterio Fernandez Huidobro

Eleuterio was born on March 14th, 1942 in Montevideo.

Eduardo Brito

Eduardo Brito was an opera, zarzuela, merengue music, waltz, and bolero musician. Eduardo was given the name Eleuterio Brito on January 22nd, 1906 in Puerto Plata (city). He breathed his last breath on January 5th, 1946.

Eleuterio Pagliano

Eleuterio was born on May 2nd, 1826 in Casale Monferrato. He breathed his last breath on January 5th, 1903.

Eleuterio Felice Foresti

Eleuterio was born in 1793. He left this life in 1858.

Eleuterio Rodolfi

Eleuterio Rodolfi was a director, screenwriter, and actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1911 to 1924. Eleuterio was born on January 28th, 1876 in Bologna. He breathed his last breath on December 19th, 1933.

  • Eleuterio Ramirez
  • Eleuterio Delgado
  • Eleuterio Maisonnave Y Cutayar

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eleuterio

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eleuterio

Herbert Sousa Eleuterio

Herbert was born on November 23rd, 1927.


Eleutério is a soccer player for the FC Porto and Portugal national football team. Eleutério was born on February 10th, 1928 in Portugal.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Eleuterio U.S.
  White 30.39% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.52% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 62.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Eleuterio

People with the last name Eleuterio are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Eleuterio

  • How Popular is the name Eleuterio? Eleuterio is the 13,006th most popular name of all time. As a last name Eleuterio was the 99,845th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Eleuterio have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 756 babies born with the first name Eleuterio in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eleuterio to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Eleuterio? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Eleuterio first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eleuterio is Friday, March 17th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Eleuterio born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eleuterio was in 1926 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Eleuterio Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eleuterio is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Eleuterio: The name spelled backwards is Oiretuele. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tolreeieu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Eleuterio? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 181 people with the last name Eleuterio.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Eleuterio? Eleuterio is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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