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Anthea

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Flowery
  • #12542 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Anthea in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1932 5 5 0
1947 10 10 0
1948 6 6 0
1953 8 8 0
1954 7 7 0
1955 6 6 0
1956 6 6 0
1958 9 9 0
1959 13 13 0
1960 14 14 0
1961 11 11 0
1962 7 7 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 9 9 0
1966 8 8 0
1967 14 14 0
1968 11 11 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 9 9 0
1971 12 12 0
1972 8 8 0
1973 16 16 0
1974 15 15 0
1975 13 13 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 18 18 0
1978 17 17 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 16 16 0
1981 18 18 0
1982 18 18 0
1983 17 17 0
1984 12 12 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 17 17 0
1989 12 12 0
1990 20 20 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 13 13 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 11 11 0
1997 9 9 0
1998 10 10 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 17 17 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 9 9 0
2003 11 11 0
2004 18 18 0
2005 12 12 0
2006 11 11 0
2007 9 9 0
2008 9 9 0
2009 8 8 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 5 5 0
2013 9 9 0
2014 9 9 0
2015 11 11 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Anthea baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 721 babies born with the name Anthea in the United States. That's more than enough Antheas to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1932 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anthea" was in 1990 with a total of 20 babies.

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Anthea" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of only 20 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Anthea popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Anthea" mean? The list below shows the origins of Anthea as well as things modernly associated with the name Anthea such as celebrities named Anthea.

Origin and Meaning of Anthea

The name "Anthea" is of Greek origin, and it means "Flowery". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Anthea Turner

Anthea Turner is a journalist, televisionpresenter and media personality. Anthea was born in 1960 as Anthea Millicent Turner in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Anthea

Anthea Anka
Anthea Letsou
Anthea Sherlock
Anthea Watson Strong
Anthea Butler
Anthea Lawson
Anthea Page
Anthea Roberts

Alternative Meanings

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

H is for hug, give one today!

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Aehtna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Henaat". 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.

Past life for Anthea born Dec 21, 1977

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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