Thao name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Thao mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Thao

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Vietnam says the name Thao means "Respectful of Parents" and is of Vietnamese origin.
  2. A user from Vietnam says the name Thao is of Vietnamese origin and means "Grateful to our parents or Hard-working".
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Notable Persons Named Thao

Notable Persons Named Thao

Thao Nguyen

Thao Nguyen is a folk rock, indie folk, and indie pop singer-songwriter. She has had major accomplishments since 2005. Thao was born in Virginia. Thao is also known as Thao.

Bryan Thao Worra

Bryan Thao Worra is a poetry, short story, and playwright writer. Bryan was given the name Thao Somnouk Silosoth on January 1st, 1973 in Vientiane.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Thao

Notable Persons With the Last Name Thao

Phạm Ngọc Thảo

Phạm was born in 1922. They left this life in 1965.

Đặng Thu Thảo

They hold the title Miss Vietnam 2012 and Miss Vietnam. Đặng was born on February 15th, 1991 in Bạc Liêu Province.

Cy Thao

Cy was born on March 2nd, 1972 in Kingdom of Laos.

Thanh Thảo

Thanh Thảo is a pop music musician. Thanh was given the name Phạm Trịnh Phương Thảo on October 13th, 1988.

Phạm Thị Thảo

Phạm was born on June 5th, 1989.

Trần Thị Thảo

Trần was born on November 24th, 1991 in Hà Nội Vietnam.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Thao U.S.
  White 0.77% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 96.81% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.73% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.54% 16.26%

Of Last Name Thao

People with the last name Thao are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Thao

  • What name lists does Thao rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Thao? Thao is the 9,507th most popular name of all time. As a last name Thao was the 1,536th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Thao have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,232 babies born with the first name Thao in the United States. That's more than enough people named Thao to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Thao? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Thao first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Thao is Monday, June 15th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Thao born? The highest recorded use of the first name Thao was in 1984 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Thao Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Thao is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Louisiana have the same name in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Thao: The name spelled backwards is Oaht. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ahto. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Thao? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 23,404 people with the last name Thao.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Thao? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Thao as their last name.
  • Thao name meaning

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