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Bennett

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 15 0 15
1881 14 0 14
1882 14 0 14
1883 9 0 9
1884 13 0 13
1885 14 0 14
1886 6 0 6
1887 17 0 17
1888 15 0 15
1889 12 0 12
1890 17 0 17
1891 9 0 9
1892 8 0 8
1893 7 0 7
1894 14 0 14
1895 9 0 9
1896 18 0 18
1897 9 0 9
1898 17 0 17
1899 10 0 10
1900 16 0 16
1901 12 0 12
1902 11 0 11
1903 15 0 15
1904 8 0 8
1905 14 0 14
1906 20 0 20
1907 23 0 23
1908 19 0 19
1909 15 0 15
1910 22 0 22
1911 25 0 25
1912 44 0 44
1913 59 0 59
1914 60 0 60
1915 93 0 93
1916 79 0 79
1917 95 5 90
1918 103 0 103
1919 108 0 108
1920 95 0 95
1921 85 0 85
1922 99 0 99
1923 90 0 90
1924 96 0 96
1925 118 0 118
1926 125 7 118
1927 107 0 107
1928 96 0 96
1929 105 0 105
1930 83 0 83
1931 94 0 94
1932 95 0 95
1933 110 0 110
1934 109 0 109
1935 66 0 66
1936 106 0 106
1937 85 0 85
1938 94 0 94
1939 105 0 105
1940 99 0 99
1941 105 6 99
1942 101 0 101
1943 101 0 101
1944 99 0 99
1945 106 0 106
1946 130 0 130
1947 126 0 126
1948 136 0 136
1949 140 0 140
1950 133 0 133
1951 144 0 144
1952 144 0 144
1953 143 0 143
1954 184 0 184
1955 208 0 208
1956 222 0 222
1957 237 6 231
1958 196 0 196
1959 234 0 234
1960 203 0 203
1961 194 0 194
1962 214 0 214
1963 225 0 225
1964 189 0 189
1965 127 0 127
1966 138 0 138
1967 116 0 116
1968 108 0 108
1969 112 0 112
1970 110 0 110
1971 85 0 85
1972 89 0 89
1973 53 0 53
1974 63 0 63
1975 75 0 75
1976 67 0 67
1977 71 0 71
1978 74 0 74
1979 111 0 111
1980 125 5 120
1981 116 0 116
1982 125 0 125
1983 131 0 131
1984 146 7 139
1985 161 0 161
1986 165 0 165
1987 160 0 160
1988 203 0 203
1989 257 8 249
1990 233 8 225
1991 238 7 231
1992 250 11 239
1993 231 13 218
1994 244 0 244
1995 271 8 263
1996 335 13 322
1997 400 8 392
1998 458 9 449
1999 452 16 436
2000 554 12 542
2001 525 22 503
2002 571 16 555
2003 609 15 594
2004 669 23 646
2005 763 29 734
2006 857 40 817
2007 866 40 826
2008 909 46 863
2009 1,092 45 1,047
2010 1,266 57 1,209
2011 1,554 67 1,487
2012 1,967 60 1,907
2013 2,137 64 2,073
2014 2,652 113 2,539
2015 2,794 104 2,690

Want to know about the popularity of the Bennett baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 32,949 babies born with the name Bennett in the United States. That's more than enough Bennetts to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 15 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bennett" was in 2015 with a total of 2,690 babies. (That's a lot of baby Bennetts)

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bennett" ranks #90 in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 13 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 1,967 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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Where is the name Bennett popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Bennett

The name "Bennett" is of Latin origin, and it means "Little blessed one". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Bennett Miller

Bennett Miller is a film director and film producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1998 to present. Bennett was born in 1966 in New York City, U.S.

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Ben Savage

Ben Savage is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Ben was born in 1980 as Bennett Joseph Savage in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Bennett

Bennett Cerf
Bennett Oitnb
Bennett Rill
Bennett Aerospace
Bennett Funeral Home
Bennett The Sage
Bennett College
Bennett Park Apartments
Bennett Elementary School

Alternative Meanings

B is for brilliance, your vivacity for life.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

T is for time, you give to friends.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Your name in reverse order is "Ttenneb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nettnbe". 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 Bennett born May 11, 1969

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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 Ontario approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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