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24k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Darwin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Dear Friend
  • #1494 All Time
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< 1k Durwin (Anglo-Saxon)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1881505
1882505
1884505
1889808
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19181560156
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19262020202
19272420242
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19292780278
19302810281
19312580258
19322810281
19333077300
19343066300
19353300330
19363040304
19372990299
19383380338
19393320332
19403090309
19412830283
19423260326
19433320332
19443040304
19452340234
19462980298
19473510351
19482920292
19493030303
19503240324
19513210321
19523020302
19533120312
19543210321
19553420342
19563710371
19573810381
19584257418
19593950395
19603920392
19613740374
19623980398
19633470347
19643596353
19653810381
19663340334
19673045299
19682960296
19692600260
19702070207
19711910191
19721420142
19731440144
19741450145
19751250125
197684084
19771180118
19781060106
19791020102
19801180118
19811200120
198288088
198396096
19841220122
19851060106
19861060106
19871150115
19881290129
19891480148
19901280128
19911420142
19921260126
19931360136
19941370137
19951255120
19961050105
19971360136
19981310131
19991280128
20001460146
20011800180
20021790179
20031970197
20042225217
20052120212
20062660266
20072610261
20082835278
20093195314
20103197312
20112965291
20122460246
20132580258
20142427235

Want to know about the populiarty of Darwin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23,720 babies born with the name Darwin in the United States. That's more than enough Darwins to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Darwin" was in 1958 with a total of 418 babies.

According to the 1949 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Darwin" ranks #92 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 16 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1949. Across the entire United States a total of 303 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Darwin" mean?

Darwin (English): Dear Friend

The name "Darwin" is of English origin and it means "Dear Friend". It's a name commonly given to boys.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

I is for ideals, no higher!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Niwrad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Windar". 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.

Where is the name Darwin popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Darwin 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!

Past life for Darwin born Dec 24, 1981

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 Siberia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Name poster for Darwin

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