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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1229 most popular

What does the name "Charity" mean?

Charity (English): Giving, Kindness

The name "Charity" is of English origin and it means "Giving, Kindness". It's a name commonly given to girls.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ytirahc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Airhcyt". 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 "Charity" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Charity? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33,837 babies born with the name Charity in the United States. That's more than enough Charities to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 29 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Charity" was in 1975 with a total of 1,421 babies. (That's a lot of baby Charities)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Charity" is not a popular baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of only 814 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Charity popular?

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

Celebrities named Charity

Charity Shea

Charity Shea is a television actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Charity was born in 1983 in Denver, Colorado, USA.


Charity Hodges

Charity was born in 1978.


Past life for Charity born Jun 22, 2000

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 Hungary approximately on 825. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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