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5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

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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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 first appeared 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 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deacon" is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of only 386 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Deacon" mean?

Deacon (English): Pastor

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

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nocaed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Edcnoa". 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 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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Deacon born Jul 16, 1924

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 Poland approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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