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Deacon

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Pastor
  • #3567 All Time
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How popular is the 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 17 0 17
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 351 0 351
2010 336 0 336
2011 357 0 357
2012 351 0 351
2013 652 0 652
2014 724 0 724

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 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deacon" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 325 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Deacon popular?

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 new england region? 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 delight, a surprise from within.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

C is for casual, no pretension here.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

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 Nov 18, 1957

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 Mongolia approximately on 950. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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