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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #690 most popular

What does the name "Becky" mean?

Becky (English): Diminutive form of Rebecca

The name "Becky" is of English origin and it means "Diminutive form of Rebecca". It's a name commonly given to girls.

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

E is for elegant, born within you.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

K is for kindness, you always show.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ykceb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Cbkye". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Becky? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 86,576 babies born with the name Becky in the United States. That's more than enough Beckies to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Becky" was in 1959 with a total of 4,753 babies. (That's a lot of baby Beckies)

According to the 1969 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Becky" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 58 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1969. Across the entire United States a total of 2,098 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Becky popular?

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

Celebrities named Becky

Becky Hammon

Becky Hammon is a basketball biography. Becky was born in 1977 in Rapid City, South Dakota.


Becky Quick

Becky Quick is a cnbc's ''squawk box'' co-anchor and former writer. Becky was born in 1972 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.


Becky Wahlstrom

Becky was born in 1975 in Chicago, Illinois.


Becky Herbst

Becky Herbst is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1986 to present. Becky was born in 1977 as Rebecca Ann Liberty Herbst in Encino, California, U.S.


Past life for Becky born Dec 6, 1951

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 New Guinea approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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.