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Delilah

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: One who weakened
  • #1369 All Time
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3k Delila (Hebrew)

How popular is the name "Delilah" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 10 10 0
1881 10 10 0
1882 10 10 0
1883 11 11 0
1884 17 17 0
1885 12 12 0
1886 15 15 0
1887 14 14 0
1888 19 19 0
1889 20 20 0
1890 20 20 0
1891 28 28 0
1892 20 20 0
1893 19 19 0
1894 21 21 0
1895 15 15 0
1896 18 18 0
1897 16 16 0
1898 28 28 0
1899 24 24 0
1900 21 21 0
1901 16 16 0
1902 22 22 0
1903 18 18 0
1904 20 20 0
1905 22 22 0
1906 14 14 0
1907 12 12 0
1908 21 21 0
1909 29 29 0
1910 30 30 0
1911 24 24 0
1912 33 33 0
1913 49 49 0
1914 50 50 0
1915 52 52 0
1916 65 65 0
1917 62 62 0
1918 72 72 0
1919 64 64 0
1920 63 63 0
1921 61 61 0
1922 61 61 0
1923 64 64 0
1924 71 71 0
1925 50 50 0
1926 77 77 0
1927 46 46 0
1928 59 59 0
1929 53 53 0
1930 63 63 0
1931 53 53 0
1932 52 52 0
1933 54 54 0
1934 53 53 0
1935 63 63 0
1936 57 57 0
1937 55 55 0
1938 48 48 0
1939 41 41 0
1940 40 40 0
1941 80 80 0
1942 142 142 0
1943 78 78 0
1944 62 62 0
1945 45 45 0
1946 52 52 0
1947 55 55 0
1948 90 90 0
1949 96 96 0
1950 132 132 0
1951 183 183 0
1952 228 228 0
1953 214 214 0
1954 157 157 0
1955 146 146 0
1956 173 173 0
1957 157 157 0
1958 132 132 0
1959 111 111 0
1960 141 141 0
1961 106 106 0
1962 111 111 0
1963 80 80 0
1964 66 66 0
1965 54 54 0
1966 41 41 0
1967 53 53 0
1968 59 59 0
1969 90 90 0
1970 169 169 0
1971 131 131 0
1972 103 103 0
1973 157 157 0
1974 147 147 0
1975 132 132 0
1976 136 136 0
1977 151 151 0
1978 154 154 0
1979 196 196 0
1980 159 159 0
1981 115 115 0
1982 159 159 0
1983 252 252 0
1984 224 224 0
1985 237 237 0
1986 185 185 0
1987 219 219 0
1988 192 192 0
1989 153 153 0
1990 136 136 0
1991 151 151 0
1992 128 128 0
1993 138 138 0
1994 133 133 0
1995 155 155 0
1996 158 158 0
1997 225 225 0
1998 241 241 0
1999 355 355 0
2000 358 358 0
2001 379 379 0
2002 354 354 0
2003 437 437 0
2004 473 473 0
2005 486 486 0
2006 538 538 0
2007 1,135 1,135 0
2008 1,738 1,738 0
2009 1,696 1,696 0
2010 1,664 1,664 0
2011 1,824 1,824 0
2012 2,087 2,087 0
2013 2,336 2,336 0
2014 2,496 2,496 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Delilah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,553 babies born with the name Delilah in the United States. That's more than enough Delilahs to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Delilah" was in 2014 with a total of 2,496 babies. (That's a lot of baby Delilahs)

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Delilah" ranks #70 in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 527 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 1,824 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 Delilah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Delilah

The name "Delilah" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "One who weakened". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

L is for lucky, who is more?

I is for impress, for impress you will.

L is for little, the little things you do.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

Your name in reverse order is "Haliled". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hilaeld". 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 Delilah born Feb 21, 1969

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 Wales approximately on 1675. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. 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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