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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Dennison

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #12364 All Time
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How popular is the name "Dennison" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 5 0 5
1916 6 0 6
1917 8 0 8
1923 9 0 9
1924 6 0 6
1925 10 0 10
1926 11 0 11
1927 8 0 8
1928 7 0 7
1929 5 0 5
1935 8 0 8
1936 5 0 5
1938 7 0 7
1939 7 0 7
1941 7 0 7
1942 9 0 9
1943 9 0 9
1944 9 0 9
1946 14 0 14
1947 5 0 5
1949 18 0 18
1950 11 0 11
1951 16 0 16
1952 6 0 6
1953 7 0 7
1954 7 0 7
1955 7 0 7
1956 5 0 5
1957 9 0 9
1958 8 0 8
1959 7 0 7
1960 10 0 10
1961 11 0 11
1962 9 0 9
1963 8 0 8
1964 8 0 8
1965 8 0 8
1967 6 0 6
1968 10 0 10
1969 8 0 8
1970 7 0 7
1971 10 0 10
1972 10 0 10
1973 16 0 16
1974 9 0 9
1975 9 0 9
1976 9 0 9
1977 9 0 9
1978 10 0 10
1979 6 0 6
1980 10 0 10
1981 10 0 10
1982 5 0 5
1983 11 0 11
1984 12 0 12
1985 15 0 15
1986 13 0 13
1987 8 0 8
1988 18 0 18
1989 16 0 16
1990 16 0 16
1991 10 0 10
1992 7 0 7
1993 8 0 8
1994 14 0 14
1996 5 0 5
1998 12 0 12
1999 6 0 6
2000 17 0 17
2002 6 0 6
2003 5 0 5
2004 8 0 8
2006 8 0 8
2007 12 0 12
2009 6 0 6
2010 5 0 5
2011 7 0 7
2012 6 0 6
2013 6 0 6
2014 8 0 8

Want to know about the populiarty of Dennison? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 719 babies born with the name Dennison in the United States. That's more than enough Dennisons to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dennison" was in 1949 with a total of 18 babies.

According to the 1963 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dennison" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1963. Across the entire United States a total of only 8 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Dennison popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Dennison

The name "Dennison" is of English origin, and it means "Variant of Dionysius. Dionysius is the mythological Greek god of wine responsible for growth of the vines and the originator of winemaking: (equivalent to the Roman god Bacchus.)". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for scholar, the brilliant in you.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nosinned". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Esnninod". 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 Dennison born Sep 11, 2005

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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