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

Bright

  • Gender: Boy
  • #26151 All Time
Girls
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160k Brett
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How popular is the name "Bright" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1917606
1920505
1924808
1932505
1989505
1993505
1995707
1996505
1997808
1999606
2001707
2003808
200510010
2006707
2007808
200811011
2009808
201015015
201118513
201211011
2013808
201420020

Want to know about the populiarty of Bright? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 191 babies born with the name Bright in the United States. That's more than enough Brights to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bright" was in 2014 with a total of 20 babies.

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What does the name "Bright" mean?

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

G is for genial, a pleasing personality.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

Your name in reverse order is "Thgirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ithgrb". 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 Bright born Dec 27, 1930

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 Russia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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