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157k
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since 1880

Chelsea

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #449 All Time
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31k Chelsey (English)
4k Chelsi (American)
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How popular is the name "Chelsea" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1910 5 5 0
1914 5 0 5
1915 7 7 0
1916 7 0 7
1918 13 7 6
1919 12 5 7
1920 5 0 5
1922 7 7 0
1924 6 0 6
1925 6 6 0
1926 5 5 0
1927 7 7 0
1930 10 5 5
1932 5 5 0
1935 5 5 0
1942 5 5 0
1944 5 0 5
1950 6 6 0
1952 5 5 0
1954 7 7 0
1956 5 0 5
1957 6 6 0
1959 7 7 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 5 5 0
1963 6 6 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 7 7 0
1966 8 8 0
1967 6 6 0
1968 42 42 0
1969 201 201 0
1970 226 226 0
1971 202 202 0
1972 217 217 0
1973 241 241 0
1974 377 377 0
1975 356 350 6
1976 448 441 7
1977 482 482 0
1978 512 505 7
1979 450 443 7
1980 546 541 5
1981 541 541 0
1982 1,723 1,715 8
1983 2,718 2,706 12
1984 3,547 3,529 18 #84 girl name
1985 3,632 3,614 18 #75 girl name
1986 3,770 3,751 19 #73 girl name
1987 6,653 6,631 22 #47 girl name
1988 8,911 8,881 30 #33 girl name
1989 11,296 11,247 49 #27 girl name
1990 12,815 12,782 33 #24 girl name
1991 13,542 13,510 32 #18 girl name
1992 16,196 16,174 22 #15 girl name
1993 11,308 11,290 18 #25 girl name
1994 7,727 7,713 14 #38 girl name
1995 6,774 6,760 14 #47 girl name
1996 5,874 5,865 9 #55 girl name
1997 4,467 4,460 7 #73 girl name
1998 3,525 3,518 7 #94 girl name
1999 2,733 2,725 8
2000 2,380 2,380 0
2001 2,116 2,116 0
2002 1,790 1,783 7
2003 1,837 1,837 0
2004 1,763 1,752 11
2005 1,734 1,734 0
2006 1,824 1,824 0
2007 1,640 1,640 0
2008 1,514 1,514 0
2009 1,429 1,429 0
2010 1,416 1,416 0
2011 1,424 1,424 0
2012 1,355 1,355 0
2013 1,172 1,172 0
2014 1,191 1,191 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Chelsea? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 156,837 babies born with the name Chelsea in the United States. That's more than enough Chelseas to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Chelsea" was in 1992 with a total of 16,174 babies. (That's a lot of baby Chelseas)

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Chelsea" ranks #48 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nevada. Imagine that, 25 babies in Nevada have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 3,547 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Chelsea popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Chelsea

The name "Chelsea" is of English origin, and it means "Port for chalk or limestone". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Chelsea Clinton

Chelsea was born in 1980 as Chelsea Victoria Clinton in Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.

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Chelsea Staub

Chelsea Staub is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Chelsea was born in 1988 as Chelsea Kane Staub in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.

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Chelsea Korka

Chelsea was born in 1986.

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Chelsea Smith

Chelsea was born in 1997.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Aeslehc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Helseac". 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 Chelsea born Jul 5, 1931

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 1375. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

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.

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