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since 1880

Cedric

  • Gender: Boy
  • #1113 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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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 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 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cedric" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 83 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of 910 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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Alternative Meanings

C is for casual, no pretension here.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

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 "Ricced". 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 Aug 21, 1945

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 Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

Name poster for Cedric

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