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

Blue

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: The Color
  • #11992 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Blue in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 11 0 11
1969 13 0 13
1970 10 0 10
1971 10 5 5
1972 11 0 11
1973 12 0 12
1974 15 0 15
1975 16 0 16
1976 8 0 8
1977 10 0 10
1978 14 0 14
1979 7 0 7
1980 7 0 7
1981 6 0 6
1982 7 0 7
1984 6 0 6
1987 5 0 5
1989 9 0 9
1991 9 0 9
1992 11 0 11
1993 18 10 8
1994 17 6 11
1995 27 13 14
1996 18 7 11
1997 21 8 13
1998 29 12 17
1999 20 9 11
2000 33 10 23
2001 12 0 12
2002 19 6 13
2003 16 0 16
2004 24 7 17
2005 30 14 16
2006 28 8 20
2007 20 6 14
2008 26 9 17
2009 16 5 11
2010 23 8 15
2011 18 7 11
2012 31 10 21
2013 41 21 20
2014 37 20 17
2015 51 20 31

Want to know about the popularity of the Blue baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 772 babies born with the name Blue in the United States. That's more than enough Blues to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Blue" was in 2015 with a total of 31 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Blue" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 27 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Blue popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Blue in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Great Lakes Names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each state.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Blue

The name "Blue" is of American origin, and it means "The Color". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Blue

Blue Angels
Blue Apron
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Duck Tavern
Blue Nile
Blue Balls
Blue Jays
Blue Bell
Blue Moon

Alternative Meanings

B is for brilliance, your vivacity for life.

L is for love, your love of life!

U is for understanding, you show for others.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

Your name in reverse order is "Eulb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eulb". 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 Blue born Nov 13, 1940

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 Australia approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

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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