Lopez Last Name

Lopez Last Name Meaning

López is a surname of Spanish origin. It was originally a patronymic, meaning "Son of Lope", Lope itself being a Spanish given name deriving from Latin lupus, meaning "wolf". The surname is first attested in Old Castile in the heart of Spain, where the name originated in Visigothic times; however, the name is not of Germanic origin. Its Portuguese equivalent is Lopes, its Italian equivalent is Lupo, its French equivalent is Loup (or Leu), its Romanian equivalent is Lupu or Lupescu and its Valencian equivalent is Llopis. López is the most common Spanish surname in the United Kingdom. Read more at Wikipedia

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Lopez Last Name Statistics

Lopez Last Name Race Distribution

Race Percent
White 5.85%
Black 0.61%
Asian and Pacific Islander 1.04%
American Indian and Native Alaskan 0.47%
Two or more 0.52%
Hispanic 91.51%

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Footnotes

The main source for the information are US Census studies "Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000" and "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990"