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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1950 30 0 30
1951 25 0 25
1952 25 0 25
1953 29 0 29
1954 24 0 24
1955 35 0 35
1956 120 0 120
1957 100 0 100
1958 105 0 105
1959 101 0 101
1960 72 0 72
1961 66 0 66
1962 61 0 61
1963 55 0 55
1964 54 0 54
1965 56 0 56
1966 48 0 48
1967 56 0 56
1968 50 0 50
1969 82 0 82
1970 83 0 83
1971 96 0 96
1972 99 0 99
1973 74 0 74
1974 88 0 88
1975 92 0 92
1976 93 0 93
1977 129 0 129
1978 113 0 113
1979 135 0 135
1980 122 0 122
1981 113 0 113
1982 100 0 100
1983 113 0 113
1984 129 0 129
1985 121 0 121
1986 122 0 122
1987 132 0 132
1988 136 0 136
1989 137 0 137
1990 134 0 134
1991 141 0 141
1992 136 0 136
1993 143 0 143
1994 142 0 142
1995 185 0 185
1996 175 0 175
1997 148 0 148
1998 142 0 142
1999 144 0 144
2000 129 0 129
2001 139 0 139
2002 145 0 145
2003 175 0 175
2004 169 0 169
2005 196 0 196
2006 223 0 223
2007 229 0 229
2008 231 0 231
2009 253 0 253
2010 205 0 205
2011 203 0 203
2012 229 0 229
2013 195 0 195
2014 213 0 213

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Broderick" is not a popular baby boy's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 205 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Welsh

Origin and Meaning of Broderick

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

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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Alternative Meanings

B is for bouquet, the flowers around you.

R is for rational, the way you think.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

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 "Kirrobdec". 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 Broderick born Apr 10, 2009

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 Africa approximately on 1400. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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