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Name César

Origin:From a Latin word for cut, exciseTools:

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Languages of use:Spanish, French
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Cesar, Caesar, Cäsar, Cesare, Behar, Besart, Caspar, Ceara, Celal, Cera     Details
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About Cäsar/Cesira, the group of names with the same origin as César

Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:originally a Roman cognomen, used mainly by the family of the Julians
 known from the most famous member of that family, Gaius Julius Caesar
 meaning not known for sure
 one popular layman interpretation of the meaning is he who was cut out of the womb
Words:caedere = to cut, to excise (cut something out of something)  Latin
Topics:Roman nickname
Variants' top ranks:7:César Peru 2015,  157:Cesar USA 2004
Old/original forms:Caesar Latin, Cäsarius Old High German
Name variants:Cesarina, Cesira, Caesar, Cäsar, Cesar, César, Cesare, Cesarino, Cesario, Cesário   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name César

Ecuador prevalence 2013 13
France 2002 328
MexicoGraph2013 97,  2010 762009 90,  2008 87
Paraguay prevalence 2014 10
Peru prevalence 2015 7
Portugal 2014 90
SpainGraph2014 99,  2012 93,  2011 95,  2010 93,  2009 932008 95,  2007 97
Spain/MadridGraph2005 63,  2004 57,  2003 56,  2002 56,  2001 542000 57,  1999 61,  1998 61
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