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395k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Austin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Great
  • #167 All Time
  • #66 in 2014
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
< 1k Austine (French)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
188053053
188166066
188265065
188343043
188470070
188554054
188664064
188747047
188879079
188968068
189063063
189165065
189271071
189340040
189455055
189555055
189662062
189754054
189865065
189956056
190066066
190168068
190264064
190350050
190466066
190576076
190683083
190756056
190884084
19091020102
19101010101
19111010101
19122230223
19132580258
19143200320
19154295424
19164410441
19174145409
191849310483
19194366430
19204670467
19214425437
19224560456
19234490449
19244200420
19254406434
19264300430
19274170417
19283850385
19293640364
19303850385
19313500350
19322740274
19332940294
19342510251
19352220222
19362500250
19372390239
19382120212
19392100210
19402450245
19412350235
19422970297
19432890289
19442400240
19452440244
19462610261
19472570257
19482350235
19491880188
19502420242
19512520252
19522160216
19532100210
19542380238
19552040204
19562250225
19572420242
19581970197
19591920192
19602040204
19612060206
19622010201
19632210221
19642130213
19652100210
19662000200
19672070207
19681940194
19691860186
19702595254
19712650265
19722370237
19732785273
19743110311
19754287421
19765289519
19776927685
197890717890
19791,030301,000
19801,199331,166
19811,498431,455
19821,850511,799
19832,109652,044
19842,410732,337
19852,812882,724
19863,3031033,200#90 boy name
19874,2001124,088#76 boy name
19885,7181345,584#63 boy name
19897,0301476,883#59 boy name
19908,0651567,909#55 boy name
19919,2001449,056#50 boy name
199211,62917711,452#38 boy name
199317,76318617,577#26 boy name
199423,42022823,192#17 boy name
199526,07817225,906#10 boy name
199625,81415625,658#9 boy name
199725,24512825,117#9 boy name
199823,59111423,477#10 boy name
199920,8397320,766#13 boy name
200015,9945215,942#23 boy name
200115,08313014,953#25 boy name
200214,73620114,535#26 boy name
200311,83815311,685#33 boy name
200410,89215210,740#35 boy name
200510,1999110,108#38 boy name
200610,38110310,278#41 boy name
20079,271879,184#48 boy name
20088,069917,978#55 boy name
20097,368947,274#64 boy name
20106,985936,892#64 boy name
20117,102857,017#60 boy name
20127,069846,985#58 boy name
20136,5711076,464#64 boy name
20146,3841216,263#66 boy name

Want to know about the populiarty of Austin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 395,484 babies born with the name Austin in the United States. That's more than enough Austins to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 53 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Austin" was in 1995 with a total of 25,906 babies. (That's a lot of baby Austins)

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Austin" ranks #5 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kansas. Imagine that, 208 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of 15,083 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 "Austin" mean?

Austin (English): Great

The name "Austin" is of English origin and it means "Great". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 4 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nitsua". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ntiasu". 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 Austin popular?



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

Celebrities named Austin

Austin Nichols

Austin Nichols is an actor and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1999 to present. Austin was born in 1980 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.

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Austin Aries

Austin Aries is a professional wrestler. Austin was born in 1978 as Daniel Healy Solwold Jr. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Austin Pendleton

Austin Pendleton is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1963 to present. Austin was born in 1940 as Austin Campbell Pendleton in Warren, Ohio, U.S.

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Austin Peck

Austin Peck is an actor and model with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1991 to present. Austin was born in 1971 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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Austin Drage

Austin was born in 1986.

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Austin Rogers

Austin was born in 1994.

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Past life for Austin born Mar 12, 2006

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 Turkey approximately on 1175. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

Name poster for Austin

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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