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Deacon

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Pastor
  • #3343 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Deacon in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 5 0 5
1970 5 0 5
1971 15 0 15
1972 6 0 6
1973 8 0 8
1974 12 0 12
1975 14 0 14
1976 16 0 16
1977 10 0 10
1978 15 0 15
1979 11 0 11
1980 10 0 10
1981 14 0 14
1982 6 0 6
1983 8 0 8
1984 11 0 11
1985 10 0 10
1986 7 0 7
1987 7 0 7
1988 8 0 8
1989 6 0 6
1990 5 0 5
1991 10 0 10
1992 6 0 6
1993 11 0 11
1994 11 0 11
1995 10 0 10
1996 15 0 15
1997 15 0 15
1998 13 0 13
1999 46 0 46
2000 74 0 74
2001 126 0 126
2002 142 0 142
2003 127 0 127
2004 192 0 192
2005 240 0 240
2006 325 0 325
2007 386 0 386
2008 380 0 380
2009 352 0 352
2010 336 0 336
2011 358 0 358
2012 352 0 352
2013 654 0 654
2014 730 0 730
2015 664 0 664

Want to know about the popularity of the Deacon baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,784 babies born with the name Deacon in the United States. That's more than enough Deacons to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Deacon" was in 2014 with a total of 730 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deacon" is not a popular baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 654 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Deacon popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Deacon

The name "Deacon" is of English origin, and it means "Pastor". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Deacon

Deacon Blackfire
Deacon Blues
Deacon Definition
Deacon Nashville
Deacon Phillippe
Deacon Station
Deacon Johnson
Deacon Jones
Deacon Frost

Alternative Meanings

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

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

C is for confident, no doubts here!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nocaed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Cneoda". 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 Deacon born Jan 10, 2012

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 Borneo approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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