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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Bubba

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Brother
  • #15869 All Time
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How popular is the name "Bubba" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1945606
1949505
195011011
1951909
195212012
195311011
195419019
195512012
195620020
195718018
195817017
195927027
196024024
196124024
196232032
196335035
196412012
196520020
196612012
196710010
1968808
196914014
197010010
197113013
1972909
197314014
1975606
197710010
1978707
197911011
1982909
1983505
1984707
1985505
1986606
1987505
1991606

Want to know about the populiarty of Bubba? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 481 babies born with the name Bubba in the United States. That's more than enough Bubbas 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 1945 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bubba" was in 1963 with a total of 35 babies.

According to the 1961 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bubba" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1961. Across the entire United States a total of only 24 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Bubba popular?




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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Bubba

The name "Bubba" is of American origin, and it means "Brother". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Bubba Franks

Bubba Franks is a NFL player. Bubba was born in 1978 in Riverside, California.

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Bubba Trammell

Bubba Trammell is a MLB player. Bubba was born in 1971 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for blossom, a renewal of your spirit.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

B is for buoy, you encourage those you see.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Abbub". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Baubb". 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 Bubba born Apr 7, 1996

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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