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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #1113 most popular

What does the name "Cedric" mean?

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

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

I is for interest, you show in others.

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Cedric? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 39,892 babies born with the name Cedric in the United States. That's more than enough Cedrics to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1890 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cedric" was in 1982 with a total of 974 babies.

According to the 1960 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cedric" is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 20 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1960. Across the entire United States a total of only 541 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Cedric popular?

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

Celebrities named Cedric

Cedric the Entertainer

Cedric the Entertainer is a comedian with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1987 to present. Cedric was born in 1964 as Cedric Antonio Kyles in Jefferson City, Missouri, U.S.


Cedric Maxwell

Cedric Maxwell is a basketball biography. Cedric was born in 1955 in Kinston, North Carolina.


Past life for Cedric born Oct 27, 1987

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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