Ballester

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, of Catalan origin, a surname prevalent in the Valencian/Catalan-speaking areas of Spain

Proper noun[edit]

Ballester (plural Ballesters)

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Ballester is the 26534th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 919 individuals. Ballester is most common among Hispanic/Latino (81.28%) and White (16.1%) individuals.

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ballester ?

  1. A occupational surname​.

Statistics[edit]

See the Spanish surname entry below.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Catalan

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /baʎesˈteɾ/, [baʎesˈt̪eɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /baɟ͡ʝesˈteɾ/, [baʝesˈt̪eɾ]

Proper noun[edit]

Ballester ?

  1. A surname​.

Statistics[edit]

According to official data by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística in 2016, Ballester occurs in Spain as a first surname by 15,153 individuals, and as a second surname by 14,881 individuals. It is prevalent in Valencia, Alicante, Barcelona, Murcia, Castellon, Balearic Islands, and Madrid.

See also[edit]