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

Blue

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: The Color
  • #12366 All Time
Girls
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How popular is the name "Blue" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
196811011
196913013
197010010
19711055
197211011
197312012
197415015
197516016
1976808
197710010
197814014
1979707
1980707
1981606
1982707
1984606
1987505
1989909
1991909
199211011
199318108
199417611
1995271314
199618711
199721813
1998291217
199920911
2000331023
200112012
200219613
200316016
200424717
2005301416
200628820
200720614
200826917
200916511
201023815
201118711
2012301020
2013412120
2014351916

Want to know about the populiarty of Blue? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 718 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 2000 with a total of 23 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Blue" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 41 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 a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

American

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.

Alternative Meanings

B is for brilliance, your vivacity for life.

L is for little, the little things you do.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Your name in reverse order is "Eulb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Bule". 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 Oct 27, 1971

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 Oceania approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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