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Armando

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: Army man
  • #790 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Armando in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1906 8 0 8
1909 12 0 12
1910 19 0 19
1911 18 0 18
1912 33 0 33
1913 54 0 54
1914 104 0 104
1915 96 0 96
1916 98 0 98
1917 120 0 120
1918 187 0 187
1919 183 0 183
1920 161 0 161
1921 237 0 237
1922 187 0 187
1923 199 0 199
1924 193 0 193
1925 219 0 219
1926 203 0 203
1927 223 0 223
1928 240 0 240
1929 231 0 231
1930 267 0 267
1931 220 0 220
1932 208 0 208
1933 176 0 176
1934 186 0 186
1935 161 5 156
1936 167 0 167
1937 181 0 181
1938 200 0 200
1939 194 0 194
1940 194 0 194
1941 211 0 211
1942 255 0 255
1943 242 0 242
1944 248 0 248
1945 280 0 280
1946 364 0 364
1947 432 0 432
1948 406 0 406
1949 475 0 475
1950 489 0 489
1951 495 5 490
1952 534 5 529
1953 575 5 570
1954 568 0 568
1955 607 6 601
1956 645 0 645
1957 662 6 656
1958 595 0 595
1959 606 0 606
1960 618 8 610
1961 605 5 600
1962 638 5 633
1963 641 5 636
1964 626 0 626
1965 601 0 601
1966 649 5 644
1967 623 0 623
1968 647 5 642
1969 713 9 704
1970 731 0 731
1971 797 8 789
1972 781 5 776
1973 777 12 765
1974 875 5 870
1975 939 13 926
1976 971 11 960
1977 928 12 916
1978 901 9 892
1979 985 10 975
1980 1,102 12 1,090
1981 1,135 10 1,125
1982 995 8 987
1983 986 8 978
1984 964 12 952
1985 1,024 7 1,017
1986 1,069 8 1,061
1987 1,062 12 1,050
1988 1,004 11 993
1989 1,175 9 1,166
1990 1,299 12 1,287
1991 1,347 11 1,336
1992 1,290 17 1,273
1993 1,354 14 1,340
1994 1,304 13 1,291
1995 1,431 9 1,422
1996 1,373 5 1,368
1997 1,512 0 1,512
1998 1,431 5 1,426
1999 1,421 8 1,413
2000 1,443 0 1,443
2001 1,475 0 1,475
2002 1,393 0 1,393
2003 1,277 0 1,277
2004 1,392 6 1,386
2005 1,309 0 1,309
2006 1,303 0 1,303
2007 1,250 6 1,244
2008 1,142 5 1,137
2009 1,082 0 1,082
2010 956 0 956
2011 879 0 879
2012 821 0 821
2013 755 0 755
2014 772 0 772
2015 749 0 749

Want to know about the popularity of the Armando baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 71,190 babies born with the name Armando in the United States. That's more than enough Armandos to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Armando" was in 1997 with a total of 1,512 babies. (That's a lot of baby Armandos)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Armando" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, 423 babies in California have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of 986 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 "Armando" mean? The list below shows the origins of Armando as well as things modernly associated with the name Armando such as celebrities named Armando.

Origin and Meaning of Armando

The name "Armando" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Army man". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Armando Benitez

Armando Benitez is a MLB player. Armando was born in 1972 in Ramon Santana, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic.

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Chick Corea

Chick Corea is a musician, composer, and bandleader specializing in jazz, jazz fusion, post-bop, and latin jazz music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1962 to present. Chick was born in 1941 as Armando Anthony Corea in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States.

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Armando Riesco

Armando was born in 1972 in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Armando

Armando Al Pantheon
Armando Alducin
Armando Galarraga
Armando Hasudungan
Armando Iannucci
Armando Trull
Armando Codina
Armando Cabral
Armando Guzman

Alternative Meanings

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for nice, need I say more?

D is for dandy, a description of you!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

Your name in reverse order is "Odnamra". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dnrmoaa". 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 Armando born May 20, 1930

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 Australia approximately on 1700. 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. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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