in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Native American
  • Meaning: Tribe Name
  • #10025 All Time
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How popular is the name "Cree" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Cree? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,006 babies born with the name Cree in the United States. That's more than enough Crees to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given to 38 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cree" was in 1991 with a total of 89 babies.

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cree" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of only 38 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Cree popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Native American

Origin and Meaning of Cree

The name "Cree" is of Native American origin, and it means "Tribe Name". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Cree Summer

Cree Summer is a voice actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1983 to present. Cree was born in 1969 as Cree Summer Francks in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Alternative Meanings

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

E is for elegant, born within you.

Your name in reverse order is "Eerc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ecre". 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 Cree born Jun 20, 1955

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 Canada approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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