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Cleveland

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the hilly land
  • #1562 All Time
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How popular is the name "Cleveland" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 11 0 11
1881 12 0 12
1882 35 0 35
1883 35 0 35
1884 174 0 174 #92 boy name
1885 147 0 147 #98 boy name
1886 87 0 87
1887 54 0 54
1888 87 0 87
1889 60 0 60
1890 56 0 56
1891 50 0 50
1892 82 0 82
1893 66 0 66
1894 50 0 50
1895 51 0 51
1896 56 0 56
1897 39 0 39
1898 35 0 35
1899 39 0 39
1900 72 0 72
1901 30 0 30
1902 52 0 52
1903 42 0 42
1904 42 0 42
1905 54 0 54
1906 53 0 53
1907 66 0 66
1908 59 0 59
1909 83 0 83
1910 108 0 108
1911 110 0 110
1912 156 0 156
1913 173 0 173
1914 214 0 214
1915 244 0 244
1916 252 0 252
1917 287 0 287
1918 321 0 321
1919 354 0 354
1920 356 0 356
1921 339 0 339
1922 351 5 346
1923 341 5 336
1924 339 0 339
1925 296 0 296
1926 331 5 326
1927 330 5 325
1928 276 0 276
1929 244 0 244
1930 287 0 287
1931 243 0 243
1932 265 0 265
1933 246 0 246
1934 217 6 211
1935 266 7 259
1936 222 0 222
1937 246 0 246
1938 242 0 242
1939 266 7 259
1940 265 0 265
1941 254 7 247
1942 274 0 274
1943 289 0 289
1944 295 0 295
1945 283 0 283
1946 306 0 306
1947 368 8 360
1948 326 0 326
1949 323 0 323
1950 332 0 332
1951 315 0 315
1952 332 5 327
1953 327 0 327
1954 321 0 321
1955 329 0 329
1956 326 0 326
1957 289 0 289
1958 261 0 261
1959 245 5 240
1960 248 0 248
1961 250 0 250
1962 199 0 199
1963 207 6 201
1964 222 6 216
1965 217 0 217
1966 191 5 186
1967 196 0 196
1968 161 0 161
1969 181 0 181
1970 197 0 197
1971 189 0 189
1972 144 0 144
1973 170 0 170
1974 147 0 147
1975 150 0 150
1976 125 0 125
1977 133 0 133
1978 122 5 117
1979 126 0 126
1980 139 0 139
1981 116 0 116
1982 129 0 129
1983 128 0 128
1984 116 0 116
1985 92 0 92
1986 95 0 95
1987 91 0 91
1988 91 0 91
1989 110 0 110
1990 96 0 96
1991 96 0 96
1992 75 0 75
1993 87 0 87
1994 75 0 75
1995 68 0 68
1996 65 0 65
1997 62 0 62
1998 60 0 60
1999 59 0 59
2000 49 0 49
2001 61 0 61
2002 67 0 67
2003 52 0 52
2004 38 0 38
2005 47 0 47
2006 41 0 41
2007 42 0 42
2008 37 0 37
2009 39 0 39
2010 37 0 37
2011 43 0 43
2012 32 0 32
2013 22 0 22
2014 26 0 26

Want to know about the populiarty of Cleveland? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21,819 babies born with the name Cleveland in the United States. That's more than enough Clevelands to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cleveland" was in 1947 with a total of 360 babies.

According to the 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cleveland" ranks #70 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 19 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1910. Across the entire United States a total of 108 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Cleveland popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Cleveland

The name "Cleveland" is of English origin, and it means "From the hilly land". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Cleveland Corder

Cleveland was born in 1972.

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Alternative Meanings

C is for confident, no doubts here!

L is for life, that you live so well.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

L is for little, the little things you do.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Dnalevelc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Vdeecanll". 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 Cleveland born May 21, 1929

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 Wales approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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