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  1. Capitan

    Capitan is a village in Lincoln County, New Mexico, United States, located north of the Lincoln National Forest between the Capitan and Sacramento Mountains at an elevation of 6,530 feet. The population was 1,443 at the 2000 census. Capitan was founded in the 1890s and incorporated in 1941.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Capitan

    kap-i-tan′, or kap′i-tan, n. the chief admiral of the Turkish fleet.—n. Capitan′o, a head-man. [See Captain.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Capitan is ranked #61297 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Capitan surname appeared 328 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Capitan.

    41.7% or 137 total occurrences were White.
    26.5% or 87 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    18.2% or 60 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    11.8% or 39 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Capitan in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Capitan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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