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2k
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since 1880

Bea

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Blessed
  • #7093 All Time
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How popular is the name "Bea" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1883550
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1888660
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190715150
190822220
190919190
191020200
191111110
191217170
191325250
191428280
191524240
191621210
191727270
191830300
191921210
192020200
192131310
192218180
192336360
192420200
192522220
192623230
192725250
192811110
192922220
193026260
193118180
193215150
193323230
193414140
193522220
193628280
193719190
193838380
193913130
194026260
194134340
194231310
194340400
194420200
194528280
194627270
194717170
194828280
194911110
195016160
195113130
195210100
195311110
1954990
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195620200
195727270
195826260
195928280
196032320
196130300
196230300
196323230
196418180
1965880
196610100
1967660
1969550
1970550
1972660
1974550
197711110
1980660
1983880
1992550
1998880
2000550
200110100
2003880
2004770
200512120
200618180
200712120
200820200
200923230
201018180
201115150
201222220
201323230
201438380

Want to know about the populiarty of Bea? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,722 babies born with the name Bea in the United States. That's more than enough Beas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1883 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bea" was in 1943 with a total of 40 babies.

According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bea" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1914. Across the entire United States a total of only 28 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Bea" mean?

Bea (American): Blessed

The name "Bea" is of American origin and it means "Blessed". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 48 other names that are similar to this one.

B is for bewitch, your charm is undeniable.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Aeb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eba". 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 Bea popular?



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

Celebrities named Bea

Bea Arthur

Bea Arthur is an actress, comedian, and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1947 to 2008. Bea was born in 1923 as Bernice Frankel in New York, New York, United States.

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Bea Meulman

Bea was born in 1949.

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Past life for Bea born Dec 26, 1991

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 Western Russia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. 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 Bea

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