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Popularity
151k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Carmen

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Poem
  • #464 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Carmen" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1881770
1882770
1883880
188414140
188524240
188616160
188712120
188826260
188927270
189028280
189131310
189241410
189339390
189454495
189534295
189656488
189758535
189871638
1899483810
19001019110
1901887612
190280755
19031019011
1904928012
19051018912
190615513520
190714812523
190813412212
190918315726
191022218141
191125519956
191232623195
1913424300124
1914547374173
1915694483211
1916784508276
1917817559258
1918910637273
1919889633256
19201,048756292
19211,091775316
19221,099782317
19231,228925303
19241,283939344
19251,276941335
19261,280957323
19271,3461,020326
19281,3461,017329
19291,3351,065270
19301,3171,042275
19311,177932245
19321,121886235
19331,097831266
19341,076852224
19351,042831211
19361,054846208
1937990775215
1938996793203
1939976776200
19401,043823220
19411,188957231
19421,252990262
19431,2641,035229
19441,142942200
19451,041871170
19461,2831,070213
19471,4711,237234
19481,5461,311235
19491,6811,457224
19501,6551,456199
19511,7691,570199
19521,8081,605203
19531,9441,725219
19541,9931,779214
19552,2442,048196
19562,4072,199208
19572,4602,223237
19582,3432,120223
19592,4452,213232
19602,6162,440176
19612,6202,397223
19622,5882,408180
19632,5142,346168
19642,5552,377178
19652,3032,145158
19662,2552,120135
19672,3102,175135
19682,4212,268153
19692,3382,196142
19702,3292,202127
19712,2652,139126
19722,0911,968123
19731,8611,755106
19741,8411,75091
19751,8911,777114
19761,7091,61594
19771,7251,63095
19781,5331,428105
19791,6871,61077
19801,5581,458100
19811,5551,448107
19821,3861,31670
19831,2971,22671
19841,3741,29876
19851,2441,16777
19861,2761,19878
19871,2341,14985
19881,2461,16680
19891,2561,18868
19901,4071,31592
19911,3021,23567
19921,2741,20272
19931,1601,09268
19941,2331,16568
19951,0681,00563
199693186962
19971,0601,01248
19981,1871,12067
19991,1881,13949
20001,2591,19366
20011,2111,17338
20021,0831,02063
20031,3361,28947
20041,3991,36336
20051,2811,22754
20061,3291,28247
20071,2861,24145
20081,3501,30842
20091,1301,10426
20101,0491,01237
201195391538
201296593728
201390387726
201486984623

Want to know about the populiarty of Carmen? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 150,900 babies born with the name Carmen in the United States. That's more than enough Carmens to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Carmen" was in 1960 with a total of 2,440 babies. (That's a lot of baby Carmens)

According to the 1941 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Carmen" ranks #90 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Colorado. Imagine that, 24 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 1941. Across the entire United States a total of 1,188 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Carmen" mean?

Carmen (Latin): Poem

The name "Carmen" is of Latin origin and it means "Poem". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

A is for able, for you surely are.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nemrac". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Crnema". 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.

Where is the name Carmen popular?



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

Celebrities named Carmen

Carmen Electra

Carmen Electra is an actress, model, dancer, and television personality with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1990 to present. Carmen was born in 1972 as Tara Leigh Patrick in Sharonville, Ohio, U.S.

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Carmen Miranda

Carmen Miranda is a singer, dancer, and actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1928 to 1955. Carmen was born in 1909 as Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha in Marco de Canaveses, Portugal.

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Carmen Luvana

Carmen Luvana is an adult biography. Carmen was born in 1981 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.

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Carmen Salinas

Carmen Salinas is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1964 to present. Carmen was born in 1933 as Pancracia Salinas Delano in Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.

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Leticia Calderón

Leticia Calderón is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1983 to present. Leticia was born in 1968 as Carmen Leticia Calderon Leon in Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico.

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Carmen Kass

Carmen Kass is a model. Carmen was born in 1978 in Tallinn, Estonia.

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Past life for Carmen born Aug 4, 1941

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 Central England approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Carmen

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