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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Anthea

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Flowery
  • #12437 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1932550
194710100
1948660
1953880
1954770
1955660
1956660
1958990
195913130
196014140
196111110
1962770
1963990
196410100
1965990
1966880
196714140
196811110
196913130
1970990
197112120
1972880
197316160
197415150
197513130
197610100
197718180
197817170
197913130
198016160
198118180
198218180
198317170
198412120
198512120
198611110
1987550
198817170
198912120
199020200
199111110
199210100
199311110
199413130
199510100
199611110
1997990
199810100
1999880
200017170
200111110
2002990
200311110
200418180
200512120
200611110
2007990
2008990
2009880
2010660
2011880
2012550
2013990
2014990

Want to know about the populiarty of Anthea? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 710 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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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.

Greek

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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Alternative Meanings

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

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Aehtna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Anheat". 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 Feb 25, 1981

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 Southern Japan approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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