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Booker

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How popular is the baby name Booker in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1884 6 0 6
1889 5 0 5
1890 5 0 5
1892 5 0 5
1894 5 0 5
1895 5 0 5
1896 8 0 8
1897 15 0 15
1898 16 0 16
1899 20 0 20
1900 46 0 46
1901 29 0 29
1902 61 0 61
1903 80 0 80
1904 93 0 93
1905 93 0 93
1906 95 0 95
1907 100 0 100
1908 111 0 111
1909 101 0 101
1910 159 0 159
1911 110 0 110
1912 161 0 161
1913 151 0 151
1914 218 0 218
1915 272 0 272
1916 294 0 294
1917 233 0 233
1918 238 0 238
1919 215 0 215
1920 195 0 195
1921 179 0 179
1922 198 0 198
1923 185 0 185
1924 181 0 181
1925 170 5 165
1926 164 0 164
1927 177 0 177
1928 168 0 168
1929 157 0 157
1930 200 0 200
1931 148 0 148
1932 154 0 154
1933 146 0 146
1934 164 0 164
1935 130 0 130
1936 149 0 149
1937 134 0 134
1938 167 0 167
1939 148 0 148
1940 156 0 156
1941 145 0 145
1942 161 0 161
1943 168 0 168
1944 153 0 153
1945 135 0 135
1946 156 0 156
1947 159 0 159
1948 147 0 147
1949 167 0 167
1950 145 0 145
1951 135 0 135
1952 138 0 138
1953 139 0 139
1954 93 0 93
1955 126 0 126
1956 115 0 115
1957 109 0 109
1958 97 0 97
1959 89 0 89
1960 66 0 66
1961 69 0 69
1962 77 0 77
1963 62 0 62
1964 77 0 77
1965 65 0 65
1966 53 0 53
1967 52 0 52
1968 48 0 48
1969 45 0 45
1970 63 0 63
1971 51 0 51
1972 41 0 41
1973 42 0 42
1974 39 0 39
1975 39 0 39
1976 39 0 39
1977 34 0 34
1978 32 0 32
1979 46 0 46
1980 44 0 44
1981 36 0 36
1982 30 0 30
1983 24 0 24
1984 25 0 25
1985 32 0 32
1986 20 0 20
1987 30 0 30
1988 30 0 30
1989 23 0 23
1990 32 0 32
1991 27 0 27
1992 23 0 23
1993 24 0 24
1994 17 0 17
1995 18 0 18
1996 21 0 21
1997 20 0 20
1998 14 0 14
1999 21 0 21
2000 18 0 18
2001 17 0 17
2002 13 0 13
2003 18 0 18
2004 14 0 14
2005 19 0 19
2006 22 0 22
2007 21 0 21
2008 21 0 21
2009 24 0 24
2010 30 0 30
2011 22 0 22
2012 38 0 38
2013 43 0 43
2014 47 0 47
2015 54 0 54

Want to know about the popularity of the Booker baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,974 babies born with the name Booker in the United States. That's more than enough Bookers to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Booker" was in 1916 with a total of 294 babies.

According to the 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Booker" ranks #85 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1910. Across the entire United States a total of 159 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Booker popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Booker

The name "Booker" is of English origin, and it means "Bleacher". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington is an educator, author, and african american civil rights leader. Booker was born in 1856 as Booker Taliaferro Washington in Hale's Ford, Virginia,United States of America.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

R is for rational, the way you think.

Your name in reverse order is "Rekoob". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oroekb". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Booker born Dec 26, 1979

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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 Southern Japan approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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