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Waldemar name meaning

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
253
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Waldemar

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Borrowed from German Waldemar in the 19th century. Compare Vladimir, from Slavic, and the Scandinavian name Valdemar.

  1. (rare) A male given name from the Germanic languages.

Waldemar was also found in the following language(s): German, Polish, Portuguese, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Waldemar

Notable Persons Named Waldemar

Waldemar Januszczak

Waldemar Januszczak is an art critic and television presenter. Waldemar was born on January 12th, 1954 in Basingstoke, Hampshire.

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Waldemar Mordechai Haffkine

Waldemar Mordechai Haffkine was a scientist in the fields of bacteriology and protozoology. Waldemar was born on March 15th, 1860 in Berdiansk. He died on October 26th, 1930.

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Waldemar Pabst

Waldemar Pabst was an army officer and weapons manufacturer. He holds the title Hauptmann and Hauptmann(self-declaredMajor). Waldemar was born Waldemar Pabst on December 24th, 1880 in Berlin. Waldemar is also known as Waldemar der Grosse. He died on May 29th, 1970.

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Waldemar Fegelein

His military service ended in 1945. Waldemar was born on January 9th, 1912 in Ansbach. He passed away on November 20th, 2000.

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Waldemar Sorychta

Waldemar Sorychta is a thrash metal, gothic metal, progressive metal, extreme metal, symphonic metal, and groove metal musician, songwriter, and record producer. He plays Guitar, Bass guitar, and Keyboard instrument. His ongoing career started in 1986. Waldemar was born in Zabrze.

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Waldemar de Brito

Waldemar de Brito was a soccer player for the São Paulo FC, Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, Fluminense FC, Associação Portuguesa de Desportos, Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras, Associação Atlética Portuguesa (Santos), and Brazil national football team. Waldemar was born on May 17th, 1913 in São Paulo. He breathed his last breath on February 21st, 1979.

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  • Waldemar Sobota
    Soccer Player
  • Waldemar Pawlak
    Member of the Sejm
  • Waldemar Verner
  • Waldemar Klingelhofer
    Opera Singer
  • Waldemar Schreckenberger
  • Waldemar Bonsels
    Writer
  • Waldemar Fornalik
    Soccer Player
  • Waldemar Kobus
  • Waldemar
    Noble
  • Waldemar Legien
  • Waldemar Baszanowski
    Athlete
  • Waldemar Lindgren
  • Waldemar Erfurth
  • Waldemar Olszewski

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waldemar

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waldemar

Prince Waldemar

Prince was born as the child of Prince Henry of Prussia (1862–1929), Princess Irene of Hesse, and by Rhine on March 20th, 1889 in Kiel. He breathed his last breath on May 2nd, 1945.

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Waldemar

Waldemar was a noble. He holds the title Margrave of Brandenburg-Stendal and List of rulers of Brandenburg. His career lasted from 1308 to 1319. He breathed his last breath on August 14th, 1319.

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False Waldemar

He died in 1356.

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Lord of Rostock Waldemar

Lord was born as the child of Henry Borwin III and Lord of Rostock in 1241. He died on November 9th, 1282.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Waldemar U.S.
  White 77.87% 64.26%
  African American 12.25% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.91% 16.26%

Of Last Name Waldemar

People with the last name Waldemar are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Waldemar

  • How Popular is the name Waldemar? Waldemar is the 8,397th most popular name of all time. As a last name Waldemar was the 76,029th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Waldemar have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,498 babies born with the first name Waldemar in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waldemar to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waldemar? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1891 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Waldemar first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waldemar is Monday, September 2nd, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Waldemar born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waldemar was in 1915 with a total of 50 babies.
  • Random Waldemar Factoid: According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waldemar is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Wisconsin have the same name in 1921.
  • Weird things about the name Waldemar: The name spelled backwards is Ramedlaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eawlrmad. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Waldemar? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 253 people with the last name Waldemar.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Waldemar? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Waldemar as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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