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8k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Broderick

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Welsh
  • Meaning: Son of Rhydderch
  • #2759 All Time
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How popular is the name "Broderick" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
195030030
195125025
195225025
195329029
195424024
195535035
19561200120
19571000100
19581050105
19591010101
196072072
196166066
196261061
196355055
196454054
196556056
196648048
196756056
196850050
196982082
197083083
197196096
197299099
197374074
197488088
197592092
197693093
19771290129
19781130113
19791350135
19801220122
19811130113
19821000100
19831130113
19841290129
19851210121
19861220122
19871320132
19881360136
19891370137
19901340134
19911410141
19921360136
19931430143
19941420142
19951850185
19961750175
19971480148
19981420142
19991440144
20001290129
20011390139
20021450145
20031750175
20041690169
20051960196
20062230223
20072290229
20082310231
20092530253
20102050205
20112030203
20122290229
20131950195
20142130213

Want to know about the populiarty of Broderick? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,845 babies born with the name Broderick in the United States. That's more than enough Brodericks to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1950 when it was given to 30 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Broderick" was in 2009 with a total of 253 babies.

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Broderick" is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of only 134 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Broderick" mean?

Broderick (Welsh): Son of Rhydderch

The name "Broderick" is of Welsh origin and it means "Son of Rhydderch". It's a name commonly given to boys.

B is for bewitch, your charm is undeniable.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for extra, those little things you do!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

C is for change, you are able to adapt.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

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

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Where is the name Broderick popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Broderick in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Broderick

Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey is an actor, comedian, radio and television host, author with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Steve was born in 1956 as Broderick Steven Harvey in Welch, West Virginia, United States.

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Past life for Broderick born Aug 8, 1980

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 Northern England approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

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 solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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