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Christy

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #630 All Time
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Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1886 5 0 5
1887 5 5 0
1895 7 0 7
1898 5 5 0
1899 5 5 0
1900 7 0 7
1906 11 5 6
1908 5 0 5
1911 10 0 10
1912 5 0 5
1913 15 5 10
1914 25 0 25
1915 21 0 21
1916 33 6 27
1917 22 7 15
1918 33 8 25
1919 36 0 36
1920 27 6 21
1921 39 0 39
1922 45 0 45
1923 31 9 22
1924 46 8 38
1925 35 7 28
1926 51 8 43
1927 41 9 32
1928 38 7 31
1929 39 11 28
1930 37 13 24
1931 33 5 28
1932 33 7 26
1933 29 8 21
1934 36 10 26
1935 42 19 23
1936 30 13 17
1937 22 6 16
1938 26 7 19
1939 39 24 15
1940 45 30 15
1941 63 38 25
1942 110 93 17
1943 99 79 20
1944 90 69 21
1945 101 82 19
1946 208 182 26
1947 299 276 23
1948 298 270 28
1949 458 421 37
1950 506 478 28
1951 597 565 32
1952 787 748 39
1953 649 620 29
1954 683 657 26
1955 869 835 34
1956 886 860 26
1957 986 957 29
1958 1,147 1,116 31
1959 1,053 1,023 30
1960 1,180 1,163 17
1961 1,193 1,165 28
1962 1,087 1,065 22
1963 1,237 1,210 27
1964 1,395 1,374 21
1965 1,146 1,127 19
1966 1,150 1,137 13
1967 1,327 1,314 13
1968 2,156 2,139 17
1969 3,078 3,052 26
1970 3,742 3,714 28
1971 3,962 3,930 32 #89 girl name
1972 4,213 4,190 23 #74 girl name
1973 4,137 4,121 16 #73 girl name
1974 5,098 5,067 31 #57 girl name
1975 5,194 5,170 24 #53 girl name
1976 4,882 4,850 32 #60 girl name
1977 4,623 4,602 21 #59 girl name
1978 4,682 4,663 19 #59 girl name
1979 4,307 4,285 22 #72 girl name
1980 3,691 3,674 17 #83 girl name
1981 2,952 2,941 11 #100 girl name
1982 2,612 2,599 13
1983 1,988 1,974 14
1984 2,038 2,026 12
1985 1,952 1,940 12
1986 1,577 1,555 22
1987 1,303 1,293 10
1988 1,142 1,130 12
1989 1,093 1,093 0
1990 982 974 8
1991 807 798 9
1992 728 719 9
1993 617 609 8
1994 642 637 5
1995 573 573 0
1996 550 543 7
1997 409 403 6
1998 392 392 0
1999 335 335 0
2000 362 362 0
2001 306 301 5
2002 284 284 0
2003 242 242 0
2004 233 228 5
2005 223 223 0
2006 189 189 0
2007 148 148 0
2008 157 157 0
2009 120 120 0
2010 131 126 5
2011 132 127 5
2012 103 103 0
2013 84 84 0
2014 90 85 5

Want to know about the populiarty of Christy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 99,879 babies born with the name Christy in the United States. That's more than enough Christies to occupy the territory of Jersey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 97,857 (as of March 27, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Christy" was in 1975 with a total of 5,170 babies. (That's a lot of baby Christies)

According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Christy" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oregon. Imagine that, 36 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 1973. Across the entire United States a total of 4,137 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 Christy popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Christy

The name "Christy" is of English origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Christine". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Christy Carlson Romano

Christy Carlson Romano is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Christy was born in 1984 as Christy Michelle Romano in Milford, Connecticut, U.S.

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Christy Canyon

Christy Canyon is an adult biography. Christy was born in 1966 in Pasadena, California, United States.

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Christy Turlington

Christy Turlington is a model. Christy was born in 1969 as Christy Nicole Turlington in Walnut Creek, California, USA.

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Christy Hemme

Christy Hemme is a professional wrestler. Christy was born in 1980 as Christina Lee Hemme in Poway, California.

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Christy Chung

Christy Chung is a chinese-language singer and actor with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1984 to present. Christy was born in 1970 in Montreal, Quebec.

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Christy Mathewson

Christy Mathewson is a MLB player. Christy was born in 1880 in Factoryville, Pennsylvania.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for confident, no doubts here!

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

S is for serious, not always joking.

T is for time, you give to friends.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ytsirhc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hyrtics". 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 Christy born Dec 7, 1997

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 Northern England approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

Name poster for Christy

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