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Dallas

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 20 0 20
1881 25 0 25
1882 27 0 27
1883 19 0 19
1884 19 0 19
1885 20 0 20
1886 25 0 25
1887 16 0 16
1888 30 0 30
1889 33 0 33
1890 32 0 32
1891 33 0 33
1892 39 9 30
1893 26 0 26
1894 31 6 25
1895 33 0 33
1896 36 7 29
1897 36 0 36
1898 28 0 28
1899 31 6 25
1900 49 9 40
1901 29 0 29
1902 31 0 31
1903 48 9 39
1904 47 9 38
1905 52 12 40
1906 49 8 41
1907 56 7 49
1908 62 14 48
1909 69 11 58
1910 79 20 59
1911 70 19 51
1912 159 24 135
1913 142 16 126
1914 211 28 183
1915 296 30 266
1916 293 38 255
1917 291 26 265
1918 365 35 330
1919 328 27 301
1920 381 31 350
1921 407 35 372
1922 414 34 380
1923 397 45 352
1924 373 45 328
1925 412 42 370
1926 461 34 427
1927 458 43 415
1928 412 37 375
1929 429 30 399
1930 419 37 382
1931 445 32 413
1932 449 33 416
1933 418 35 383
1934 424 21 403
1935 442 31 411
1936 386 25 361
1937 432 26 406
1938 591 38 553
1939 543 34 509
1940 505 22 483
1941 504 19 485
1942 525 45 480
1943 527 35 492
1944 449 34 415
1945 413 32 381
1946 419 36 383
1947 462 30 432
1948 468 33 435
1949 393 25 368
1950 437 22 415
1951 478 43 435
1952 471 47 424
1953 505 52 453
1954 453 48 405
1955 453 37 416
1956 441 29 412
1957 399 32 367
1958 401 32 369
1959 400 32 368
1960 394 43 351
1961 364 23 341
1962 384 31 353
1963 386 27 359
1964 364 29 335
1965 339 19 320
1966 330 30 300
1967 294 20 274
1968 339 37 302
1969 337 36 301
1970 429 72 357
1971 397 47 350
1972 345 41 304
1973 324 44 280
1974 327 36 291
1975 379 35 344
1976 381 54 327
1977 389 53 336
1978 547 84 463
1979 720 110 610
1980 797 117 680
1981 705 119 586
1982 622 86 536
1983 539 80 459
1984 661 110 551
1985 648 85 563
1986 628 91 537
1987 661 99 562
1988 714 123 591
1989 700 110 590
1990 697 106 591
1991 796 103 693
1992 1,245 350 895
1993 1,606 450 1,156
1994 1,770 467 1,303
1995 1,821 447 1,374
1996 1,727 438 1,289
1997 1,525 343 1,182
1998 1,292 285 1,007
1999 1,186 236 950
2000 1,186 243 943
2001 1,086 208 878
2002 1,013 209 804
2003 870 187 683
2004 976 188 788
2005 992 178 814
2006 1,070 207 863
2007 1,145 198 947
2008 1,188 197 991
2009 1,143 212 931
2010 1,221 221 1,000
2011 1,192 236 956
2012 1,268 289 979
2013 1,617 458 1,159
2014 1,883 522 1,361
2015 1,953 548 1,405

Want to know about the popularity of the Dallas baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68,993 babies born with the name Dallas in the United States. That's more than enough Dallas to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 20 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dallas" was in 2015 with a total of 1,405 babies. (That's a lot of baby Dallas)

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dallas" ranks #93 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 7 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 1,770 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 Dallas popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Dallas

The name "Dallas" is of Scottish origin, and it means "From the meadow dwelling". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Dallas Austin

Dallas Austin is a songwriter, record producer, guitarist, and keyboardist with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Dallas was born in 1970 in Columbus, Georgia, U.S.

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Orson Bean

Orson Bean is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1952 to present. Orson was born in 1928 as Dallas Frederick Burrows in Burlington, Vermont, U.S.

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Dallas Friday

Dallas Friday is a wakeboard with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Dallas was born in 1986 as Dallas Jacqueline Friday.

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Dallas Drake

Dallas Drake is an ice hockey player. Dallas was born in 1969 in Trail, BC, CAN.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Dallas

Dallas Buyers Club
Dallas Cowboys
Dallas Cowboys 2015 Schedule
Dallas Craigslist
Dallas Keuchel
Dallas Mavericks
Dallas Morning News
Dallas Cowboys News
Dallas Weather
Dallas Tx

Alternative Meanings

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

Your name in reverse order is "Sallad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Asadll". 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 Dallas born Aug 3, 2002

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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 Central England approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

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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