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109k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Bailey

  • Gender: Neutral
  • #594 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings
387k Billy
161k Bill
133k Billie

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
188012012
1881808
1882808
1883808
1884606
1885707
1886707
1887606
1888606
188910010
189013013
189110010
189210010
189316016
189411011
189510010
1896808
189713013
189814014
189911011
190019019
190112012
190210010
1903505
190410010
190510010
190615015
190714014
1908707
1909909
191010010
191111011
191226026
191324024
191434034
191534034
191656650
191733033
191837037
191936036
192048048
192148048
192239039
192333033
192444044
192536630
192632032
192736036
192845045
192935035
193042042
193135035
193241041
193335035
193430030
193537037
193634034
193741041
193834034
193938038
194031031
194133033
194231031
194327027
194432032
194531031
194631031
194728028
194827027
194931031
195035035
195129029
195233033
195326026
195429029
195528028
195632527
195731031
195821021
195928028
196015015
196114014
196221021
196322022
196423023
196515015
196623023
196726026
196813013
196927027
197020020
197124519
197215015
197318018
197416016
197519514
197615015
197718018
197823716
1979361719
1980845430
19811098326
198215111041
198318315429
198430726740
198534730839
198654049941
198767661165
19881,01994277
19891,1391,05188
19901,3461,25987
19911,5351,435100
19921,8481,729119
19932,2642,135129
19942,5382,351187
19954,4983,4881,010#96 girl name
19965,7414,1911,550#85 girl name
19977,3175,0232,294#65 girl name
19987,4355,1952,240#60 girl name
19997,0164,8082,208#65 girl name
20006,4024,6471,755#68 girl name
20015,5734,3391,234#69 girl name
20024,5113,660851#84 girl name
20034,2243,464760#98 girl name
20043,9053,306599#100 girl name
20053,4642,988476
20063,3412,976365
20074,2833,928355#84 girl name
20084,1723,895277#82 girl name
20093,8553,636219#85 girl name
20103,7813,586195#78 girl name
20113,4733,305168#88 girl name
20123,5203,399121#81 girl name
20133,1273,003124
20143,0622,929133

Want to know about the populiarty of Bailey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 109,152 babies born with the name Bailey in the United States. That's more than enough Baileies to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 12 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bailey" was in 1998 with a total of 5,195 babies. (That's a lot of baby Baileies)

According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bailey" ranks #29 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 105 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of 4,172 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Bailey Chase

Bailey was born in 1972 as Bailey Chase Luetgert in Chicago, Illinois U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for befriend, it is so easy for you.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

L is for lucky, who is more?

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yeliab". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yeblia". 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 Bailey born Mar 12, 1929

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 Germany approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

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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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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