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236k
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since 1880

April

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Opening, 4th Month
  • #311 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1917660
1919880
192010100
192112120
1923660
192410100
192513130
192613130
192715150
192820200
192912120
193018180
1931660
193214140
193311110
193411110
193515150
193620200
193724240
193820200
193958580
19401051050
19411761760
19422322320
19432202200
19441651650
19452422420
19464594590
19475115110
19483833830
19494664660
19503943940
19515045040
19528248240
19538238230
19549509500
19551,2501,2500
19561,2121,2120
19571,3081,3080
19581,3501,3500
19591,5701,5619
19601,9361,9315
19611,8161,8097
19621,8211,8156
19632,2022,1975
19642,6002,6000
19652,8162,8115
19663,2673,25314
19674,4764,46313#79 girl name
19683,6303,6237#96 girl name
19693,8133,80013#97 girl name
19704,6184,60216#82 girl name
19715,9585,93919#56 girl name
19726,1366,11917#48 girl name
19737,2817,26021#33 girl name
19748,4738,45221#28 girl name
19758,2718,24229#25 girl name
19767,7897,76326#30 girl name
19778,0938,06726#29 girl name
19789,6169,58729#27 girl name
197910,93810,90236#23 girl name
198011,51511,47045#26 girl name
198111,42611,40323#25 girl name
198210,10210,06240#32 girl name
19838,2288,20523#39 girl name
19847,5837,56419#42 girl name
19856,7186,69325#47 girl name
19865,7065,67333#53 girl name
19875,3195,29425#58 girl name
19884,8574,83918#65 girl name
19894,7604,73426#66 girl name
19904,5824,57012#73 girl name
19913,8633,8567#88 girl name
19923,2393,22910
19932,9492,93316
19942,5332,52211
19952,0752,0750
19961,7611,7610
19971,6021,6020
19981,6621,6620
19991,5591,5545
20001,4501,4500
20011,2981,2980
20021,2511,2510
20031,1161,1160
20041,1841,1795
20051,0531,0530
20061,0311,0310
20071,0911,0910
20081,0191,0190
20099119110
20108368360
20117927920
20127817810
20137167160
20147907900

Want to know about the populiarty of April? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 236,374 babies born with the name April in the United States. That's more than enough Aprils to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1917 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "April" was in 1980 with a total of 11,470 babies. (That's a lot of baby Aprils)

According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "April" ranks #53 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Colorado. Imagine that, 71 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of 5,958 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 "April" mean?

April (Latin): Opening, 4th Month

The name "April" is of Latin origin and it means "Opening, 4th Month". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

A is for activities, for you have many.

P is for peer, you have few equals.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

Your name in reverse order is "Lirpa". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Apirl". 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 April popular?



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

Celebrities named April

AJ Lee

AJ Lee is a professional wrestler. AJ was born in 1987 as April Jeanette Mendez in Union City, New Jersey, United States.

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April Bowlby

April Bowlby is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. April was born in 1980 in Vallejo, California, United States.

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April Summers

April Summers is a playboy playmate . April was born in 1978 as Nadia Foster in London,England, United Kingdom.

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April Scott

April Scott is an actress/model/ tv host with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. April was born in 1979 as April Ann McIntosh in Campbell, Missouri, U.S.

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April Flowers

April Flowers is an adult biography. April was born in 1978 in Wasilla, Alaska, U.S.

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April Hunter

April Hunter is a professional wrestler. April was born in 1972 as April Hunter in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Past life for April born Mar 19, 1960

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 Central India approximately on 950. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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