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  1. Peres

    Peres is a Portuguese and Galician Sephardic surname. In the Hungarian language, it means litigant ("peres fél"). It is common in both forms Peres and Perez as well as Peretz among descendants of Sephardi Jews in Puerto Rico. In Hebrew (פרס [ˈpeʁes]), it is the name of the bird species "Gypaetus barbatus" (lammergeier). However, Peres, Perez, and Peretz are the transliteration of the Hebrew פרץ son of Tamar and Judah.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. PERES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Peres is ranked #6420 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Peres surname appeared 5,294 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Peres.

    75.6% or 4,007 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    21.6% or 1,146 total occurrences were White.
    1% or 55 total occurrences were Black.
    0.9% or 49 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.4% or 26 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.2% or 11 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

Anagrams for Peres »

  1. speer

  2. perse

  3. spree

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Peres in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Peres in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Peres in a Sentence

  1. Barack Obama:

    Justice and hope are at the heart of the Shimon Peres idea.

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    a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)
    A sheath
    B wavering
    C helm
    D snap

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