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34k
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since 1880

Delaney

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the alder grove
  • #1245 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Delaney in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 7 0 7
1916 5 0 5
1919 9 0 9
1923 8 0 8
1927 7 0 7
1930 12 0 12
1932 6 0 6
1933 6 0 6
1934 6 0 6
1936 11 0 11
1938 6 0 6
1939 10 5 5
1940 5 0 5
1942 10 0 10
1943 5 0 5
1946 6 0 6
1947 5 0 5
1948 10 0 10
1949 7 0 7
1950 5 0 5
1951 6 0 6
1952 17 5 12
1953 8 0 8
1954 7 0 7
1955 18 7 11
1956 11 5 6
1957 9 0 9
1958 8 0 8
1959 6 0 6
1960 9 0 9
1961 14 5 9
1962 14 5 9
1963 8 0 8
1964 10 0 10
1965 11 0 11
1966 16 8 8
1967 14 0 14
1968 7 7 0
1969 13 5 8
1970 14 0 14
1971 29 11 18
1972 36 15 21
1973 36 14 22
1974 30 18 12
1975 31 21 10
1976 29 15 14
1977 35 19 16
1978 38 20 18
1979 46 25 21
1980 30 13 17
1981 35 25 10
1982 33 24 9
1983 31 24 7
1984 38 22 16
1985 41 28 13
1986 40 28 12
1987 43 28 15
1988 52 43 9
1989 116 99 17
1990 198 180 18
1991 241 225 16
1992 334 307 27
1993 434 418 16
1994 513 484 29
1995 837 819 18
1996 1,105 1,080 25
1997 1,148 1,120 28
1998 1,428 1,400 28
1999 1,491 1,459 32
2000 1,565 1,538 27
2001 1,602 1,582 20
2002 1,782 1,765 17
2003 1,874 1,855 19
2004 2,028 2,000 28
2005 1,842 1,828 14
2006 1,830 1,813 17
2007 1,703 1,688 15
2008 1,636 1,620 16
2009 1,404 1,385 19
2010 1,502 1,484 18
2011 1,354 1,337 17
2012 1,275 1,259 16
2013 1,288 1,276 12
2014 1,236 1,228 8
2015 1,327 1,322 5

Want to know about the popularity of the Delaney baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34,112 babies born with the name Delaney in the United States. That's more than enough Delaneys to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Delaney" was in 2004 with a total of 2,000 babies. (That's a lot of baby Delaneys)

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Delaney" ranks #81 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, 25 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of 1,404 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Delaney popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Delaney

The name "Delaney" is of English origin, and it means "From the alder grove". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Delaney

Delaney And Bonnie
Delaney Athletic Conference
Delaney Blac
Delaney Clause
Delaney Congress
Delaney Glazer
Delaney Diamond
Delaney Mckinney
Delaney Williams

Alternative Meanings

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

E is for elegant, born within you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yenaled". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eyaednl". 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 Delaney born May 31, 1995

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 Tibet approximately on 950. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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