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since 1880

Deacon

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Pastor
  • #3567 All Time
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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1968505
1970505
197115015
1972606
1973808
197412012
197514014
197617017
197710010
197815015
197911011
198010010
198114014
1982606
1983808
198411011
198510010
1986707
1987707
1988808
1989606
1990505
199110010
1992606
199311011
199411011
199510010
199615015
199715015
199813013
199946046
200074074
20011260126
20021420142
20031270127
20041920192
20052400240
20063250325
20073860386
20083800380
20093510351
20103360336
20113570357
20123510351
20136520652
20147240724

Want to know about the populiarty of Deacon? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,110 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 724 babies.

According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deacon" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of only 380 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

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.

English

Origin and Meaning of Deacon

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

Alternative Meanings

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nocaed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dcaoen". 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 Feb 4, 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 Israel approximately on 1400. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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