Oscar Torralba in the US

  1. #3,839,507 Oscar Tatum
  2. #3,839,508 Oscar Tiscareno
  3. #3,839,509 Oscar Tobias
  4. #3,839,510 Oscar Tolbert
  5. #3,839,511 Oscar Torralba
  6. #3,839,512 Oscar Trammell
  7. #3,839,513 Oscar Venzor
  8. #3,839,514 Oscar Vilchez
  9. #3,839,515 Oscar Villar
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Meaning & Origins

Old Irish name, which is borne in the Fenian sagas by a grandson of Finn mac Cumhaill (Finn MacCool). It was resuscitated by the antiquarian poet James Macpherson (1736–96), author of the Ossian poems. It is now also a characteristically Scandinavian name; it was introduced to Sweden because Napoleon, an admirer of the works of Macpherson, imposed the name on his godson Oscar Bernadotte, who became King Oscar I of Sweden in 1844 (see also Malvina). In more recent times it has been associated particularly with the Irish writer and wit Oscar Wilde (1854–1900), and with the annual awards for achievement in the film industry made by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Oscar is one of a number of Celtic names that have recently come into general use and have become increasingly popular since the 1990s.
374th in the U.S.
Spanish, Catalan, and Aragonese: habitational name from any of several places called Torralba, named with torre ‘tower’ + alba ‘white’.
29,924th in the U.S.

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