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

Barack

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: African
  • Meaning: Blessed
  • #25126 All Time
Girls
Boys
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1k Baruch (Hebrew)
< 1k Barakah (Arabic)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2007 5 0 5
2008 52 0 52
2009 69 0 69
2010 28 0 28
2011 15 0 15
2012 16 0 16
2013 11 0 11
2014 11 0 11

Want to know about the populiarty of Barack? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 207 babies born with the name Barack in the United States. That's more than enough Baracks to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2007 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Barack" was in 2009 with a total of 69 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Barack" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 69 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Barack popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

African

Origin and Meaning of Barack

The name "Barack" is of African origin, and it means "Blessed". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Barack Obama

Barack Obama is an officeholder. Barack was born in 1961 as Barack Hussein Obama II in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for bounce, your ability to renew.

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

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

Your name in reverse order is "Kcarab". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kbrcaa". 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 Barack born Aug 22, 1938

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 Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Name poster for Barack

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