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Cedric

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1890 5 0 5
1893 9 0 9
1895 5 0 5
1896 7 0 7
1897 8 0 8
1899 5 0 5
1903 7 0 7
1904 8 0 8
1905 5 0 5
1906 8 0 8
1907 7 0 7
1908 13 0 13
1909 13 0 13
1910 5 0 5
1911 17 0 17
1912 37 0 37
1913 44 0 44
1914 51 0 51
1915 57 0 57
1916 39 0 39
1917 40 0 40
1918 55 0 55
1919 50 0 50
1920 58 0 58
1921 59 0 59
1922 42 0 42
1923 32 0 32
1924 42 0 42
1925 34 0 34
1926 42 0 42
1927 51 0 51
1928 35 0 35
1929 45 0 45
1930 55 0 55
1931 44 0 44
1932 29 0 29
1933 38 0 38
1934 41 0 41
1935 41 0 41
1936 43 0 43
1937 55 0 55
1938 36 0 36
1939 47 0 47
1940 45 0 45
1941 64 0 64
1942 53 0 53
1943 60 0 60
1944 48 0 48
1945 54 0 54
1946 70 5 65
1947 73 0 73
1948 68 0 68
1949 96 0 96
1950 133 0 133
1951 154 0 154
1952 156 0 156
1953 205 0 205
1954 224 0 224
1955 254 0 254
1956 289 7 282
1957 404 6 398
1958 405 0 405
1959 521 0 521
1960 540 8 532
1961 647 8 639
1962 694 0 694
1963 694 0 694
1964 749 7 742
1965 708 7 701
1966 733 7 726
1967 723 8 715
1968 695 5 690
1969 715 14 701
1970 892 13 879
1971 874 12 862
1972 911 16 895
1973 892 10 882
1974 911 9 902
1975 884 13 871
1976 875 14 861
1977 914 11 903
1978 807 14 793
1979 838 10 828
1980 912 5 907
1981 918 7 911
1982 984 10 974
1983 813 9 804
1984 891 7 884
1985 848 6 842
1986 717 11 706
1987 685 9 676
1988 645 5 640
1989 648 5 643
1990 611 0 611
1991 598 0 598
1992 553 0 553
1993 588 0 588
1994 548 0 548
1995 573 0 573
1996 592 0 592
1997 573 0 573
1998 552 0 552
1999 476 0 476
2000 510 0 510
2001 520 0 520
2002 481 0 481
2003 425 0 425
2004 384 0 384
2005 381 0 381
2006 415 0 415
2007 429 0 429
2008 374 0 374
2009 340 0 340
2010 317 0 317
2011 299 0 299
2012 301 0 301
2013 266 0 266
2014 293 0 293
2015 260 0 260

Want to know about the popularity of the Cedric baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,156 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cedric" ranks #50 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 87 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 914 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Cedric the Entertainer

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

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Cedric Maxwell

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

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Other Inspirations for the Name Cedric

Cedric Alexander
Cedric Benson
Cedric Bobo
Cedric Jennings
Cedric Richmond
Cedric Terrell
Cedric Thornton
Cedric Diggory
Cedric Gervais

Alternative Meanings

C is for captive, your web of charm.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

R is for relax, you know how!

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

C is for casual, no pretension here.

Your name in reverse order is "Cirdec". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rcdiec". 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 Cedric born Oct 5, 1986

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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 Ukraine approximately on 1825. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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