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Sorensen, Soren Peter Lauritz Sorensennoun
Danish chemist who devised the pH scale (1868-1939)
Sorensen, or Sorenson, is a surname that can be of Danish or Scandinavian origin. The basic derivation is "son of Søren", the Danish variety of the name Severin. The name almost exclusively comes from Danish or Norwegian emigrants named Sørensen who altered the spelling of their names when they moved to countries outside Scandinavia whose orthographies do not use the letter ø.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sorensen is ranked #1251 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Sorensen surname appeared 28,069 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 10 would have the surname Sorensen.
94.3% or 26,492 total occurrences were White.
2.6% or 733 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.6% or 452 total occurrences were of two or more races.
0.7% or 222 total occurrences were Asian.
0.3% or 93 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
0.2% or 79 total occurrences were Black.
The numerical value of Sorensen in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Sorensen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of Sorensen in a Sentence
After the first couple times, your brain connects to HAL, and I could see I was moving my legs Kristen Sorensen, it was just incredible -- my heart was just bursting.
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