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Coleman

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How popular is the baby name Coleman in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 12 0 12
1881 16 0 16
1882 18 0 18
1883 12 0 12
1884 14 0 14
1885 17 0 17
1886 11 0 11
1887 18 0 18
1888 17 0 17
1889 12 0 12
1890 15 0 15
1891 16 0 16
1892 21 0 21
1893 20 0 20
1894 14 0 14
1895 12 0 12
1896 18 0 18
1897 25 0 25
1898 19 0 19
1899 9 0 9
1900 26 0 26
1901 19 0 19
1902 17 0 17
1903 28 0 28
1904 28 0 28
1905 21 0 21
1906 15 0 15
1907 24 0 24
1908 21 0 21
1909 38 0 38
1910 40 0 40
1911 36 0 36
1912 69 0 69
1913 75 0 75
1914 102 0 102
1915 116 0 116
1916 120 0 120
1917 110 0 110
1918 133 0 133
1919 130 0 130
1920 112 0 112
1921 146 0 146
1922 112 0 112
1923 122 0 122
1924 107 0 107
1925 126 0 126
1926 130 0 130
1927 115 0 115
1928 108 0 108
1929 118 0 118
1930 108 0 108
1931 87 0 87
1932 92 0 92
1933 77 0 77
1934 116 0 116
1935 73 0 73
1936 93 0 93
1937 85 5 80
1938 89 0 89
1939 81 0 81
1940 88 0 88
1941 86 0 86
1942 68 0 68
1943 95 0 95
1944 85 0 85
1945 72 0 72
1946 94 0 94
1947 114 0 114
1948 103 0 103
1949 96 0 96
1950 89 0 89
1951 94 0 94
1952 81 0 81
1953 80 0 80
1954 87 0 87
1955 70 0 70
1956 98 0 98
1957 78 0 78
1958 75 0 75
1959 65 0 65
1960 65 0 65
1961 72 0 72
1962 75 0 75
1963 52 0 52
1964 53 0 53
1965 54 0 54
1966 45 0 45
1967 45 0 45
1968 67 0 67
1969 59 0 59
1970 52 0 52
1971 44 0 44
1972 47 0 47
1973 47 0 47
1974 59 0 59
1975 58 0 58
1976 48 0 48
1977 43 0 43
1978 63 0 63
1979 75 0 75
1980 76 0 76
1981 91 0 91
1982 122 0 122
1983 123 0 123
1984 120 0 120
1985 140 0 140
1986 150 0 150
1987 172 0 172
1988 137 0 137
1989 152 7 145
1990 166 0 166
1991 195 0 195
1992 254 0 254
1993 284 0 284
1994 303 0 303
1995 340 0 340
1996 344 0 344
1997 421 0 421
1998 391 0 391
1999 359 5 354
2000 388 0 388
2001 369 0 369
2002 399 0 399
2003 368 0 368
2004 331 0 331
2005 363 0 363
2006 347 0 347
2007 349 0 349
2008 306 0 306
2009 276 0 276
2010 273 0 273
2011 228 7 221
2012 255 0 255
2013 252 0 252
2014 227 5 222
2015 248 0 248

Want to know about the popularity of the Coleman baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,741 babies born with the name Coleman in the United States. That's more than enough Colemans to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 12 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Coleman" was in 1997 with a total of 421 babies.

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Coleman" is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 150 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Coleman popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Coleman

The name "Coleman" is of English origin, and it means "Dove/Charcoal burner". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Coleman Hawkins

Coleman Hawkins is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1921 to 1969. Coleman was born in 1904 as Coleman Randolph Hawkins in Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States.

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Coleman Furniture
Coleman Grill
Coleman Hell
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Coleman Tents
Coleman Toyota
Coleman Canopy
Coleman Hell 2 Heads

Alternative Meanings

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nameloc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lencmoa". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Coleman born Oct 20, 1954

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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 Thailand approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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