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558k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Aaron

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Exalted, strong
  • #104 All Time
  • #50 in 2014
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Aaron" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18801020102
188194094
188285085
18831050105
188497097
188588088
188686086
188778078
188890090
188985085
189096096
189169069
189295095
189381081
189479079
189594094
189669069
189787087
189889089
189971071
19001030103
190180080
190278078
190393093
19041170117
190596096
190696096
19071300130
19081140114
19091420142
19101450145
19111870187
19123030303
19134170417
19144905485
19155530553
19165885583
19176015596
19186637656
19196450645
19206680668
19216970697
19227056699
19236268618
19246820682
192565711646
19266008592
19275526546
19285600560
19294756469
19305066500
19314669457
19325140514
19334630463
19344770477
19354655460
19364430443
19374705465
19384825477
19394710471
19405130513
19415620562
19425746568
19435588550
19445147507
19454850485
19465770577
19476898681
19487108702
19498027795
19508047797
195187911868
19529446938
19539058897
19549817974
19551,108111,097
19561,291141,277
19571,351111,340
19581,40501,405
19591,556131,543
19601,794201,774
19611,892101,882
19622,030122,018
19632,088122,076
19642,413292,384
19652,445292,416
19662,618192,599
19672,929192,910
19683,450233,427#88 boy name
19694,647434,604#61 boy name
19706,655706,585#52 boy name
19718,477688,409#41 boy name
19727,924597,865#40 boy name
19739,319749,245#34 boy name
197410,6018910,512#32 boy name
197510,67112210,549#32 boy name
197611,50215311,349#30 boy name
197711,78014611,634#32 boy name
197812,47115512,316#32 boy name
197913,21814413,074#32 boy name
198013,34217313,169#34 boy name
198114,83815314,685#30 boy name
198214,56315214,411#30 boy name
198314,62717214,455#29 boy name
198413,53213513,397#29 boy name
198513,27113813,133#33 boy name
198612,82413512,689#33 boy name
198712,82014312,677#34 boy name
198814,52613114,395#31 boy name
198915,4149915,315#31 boy name
199014,6338414,549#34 boy name
199114,34210114,241#31 boy name
199214,5939114,502#30 boy name
199313,93610813,828#30 boy name
199414,48410514,379#28 boy name
199513,3688513,283#30 boy name
199612,0478011,967#34 boy name
199711,2316811,163#33 boy name
199810,6035910,544#37 boy name
19999,901509,851#38 boy name
20009,586359,551#41 boy name
20019,568379,531#42 boy name
20029,039428,997#43 boy name
20038,897388,859#50 boy name
20048,443578,386#53 boy name
20057,824257,799#57 boy name
20068,314248,290#57 boy name
20078,955238,932#51 boy name
20088,559298,530#50 boy name
20097,995327,963#54 boy name
20107,473237,450#55 boy name
20117,627217,606#50 boy name
20127,530217,509#51 boy name
20137,289117,278#51 boy name
20147,357237,334#50 boy name

Want to know about the populiarty of Aaron? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 557,843 babies born with the name Aaron in the United States. That's more than enough Aarons to occupy the territory of Macau (China) with an estimated population of 557,400 (as of December 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 102 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aaron" was in 1989 with a total of 15,315 babies. (That's a lot of baby Aarons)

According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aaron" ranks #20 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, 283 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1972. Across the entire United States a total of 7,924 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Aaron" mean?

Aaron (Hebrew): Exalted, strong

The name "Aaron" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Exalted, strong". It's a name commonly given to boys.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Noraa". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rnaoa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Aaron popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Aaron in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Aaron

Aaron Paul

Aaron Paul is an actor and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1998 to present. Aaron was born in 1979 as Aaron Paul Sturtevant in Emmett, Idaho, United States.

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Aaron Rodgers

Aaron Rodgers is a NFL player. Aaron was born in 1983 in Chico, California.

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Aaron Johnson

Aaron Johnson is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Aaron was born in 1990 as Aaron Perry Johnson in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England.

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Aaron Carter

Aaron Carter is a singer-songwriter, music producer, actor, and dancer specializing in pop, dance-pop, and hip hop music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Aaron was born in 1987 as Aaron Charles Carter.

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Aaron Eckhart

Aaron Eckhart is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1992 to present. Aaron was born in 1968 as Aaron Edward Eckhart in Cupertino, California, U.S.

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Aarón Diaz

Aarón was born in 1982 as Aaron Diaz Spencer in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico.

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Past life for Aaron born Mar 14, 1946

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mongolia approximately on 1825. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

Name poster for Aaron

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