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Wyeth name meaning

First Name
331
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
650
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Wyeth

User Submitted Origins

English
88%
French
13%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Turkey says the name Wyeth means "Gift of God".
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International Interest
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Other Dictionary Sources
  1. United States painter (born in 1917)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wyeth

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth was a realist painter and realism (arts) in the field of painting. Andrew was given the name Andrew Newell Wyeth by his parent N. C. Wyeth on July 12th, 1917 in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, US. He breathed his last breath on January 16th, 2009.

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N. C. Wyeth

N. C. Wyeth was an artist. N. was given the name Newell Convers Wyeth on October 22nd, 1882 in Needham, Massachusetts, United States. He left this life on October 19th, 1945.

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Jamie Wyeth

Jamie Wyeth is an artist in the field of painting. Jamie was given the name James Browning Wyeth on July 6th, 1946 in Wilmington, Delaware.

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Katya Wyeth

Katya Wyeth is an actor and actress. She was most active from 1968 to present. Katya was born Katya Wyeth on January 1st, 1948 in Germany.

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Nathaniel C. Wyeth

Nathaniel C. Wyeth was an invention, chemical engineering, inventor, and chemical engineer. Nathaniel was born on October 24th, 1911 in Chadds Ford Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. He died on July 4th, 1990.

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John Allan Wyeth

John Allan Wyeth was an architect. John was born as the child of John Allan Wyeth in 1889 in New York City, U.S. He died in 1982.

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  • Henriette Wyeth
    Artist
  • Nathaniel J. Wyeth
    Inventor
  • Howard Pyle Wyeth
    Musician
  • Carolyn Wyeth
  • Nathan Corwin Wyeth
    Architect
  • John Allan Wyeth

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wyeth U.S.
  White 96.15% 64.26%
  African American 0.77% 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 1.54% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wyeth

People with the last name Wyeth are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Wyeth

  • How Popular is the name Wyeth? Wyeth is the 21,328th most popular name of all time. As a last name Wyeth was the 34,758th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wyeth have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 331 babies born with the first name Wyeth in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wyeth to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wyeth? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Wyeth first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wyeth is Thursday, August 12th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Wyeth born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wyeth was in 2009 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Wyeth Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wyeth is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Wyeth: The name spelled backwards is Hteyw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tyhew. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wyeth? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 650 people with the last name Wyeth.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wyeth? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wyeth as their last name since less than 1 person in 455k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Wyeth name meaning

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