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Denver

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How popular is the baby name Denver in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 0 5
1887 6 0 6
1889 7 0 7
1890 9 0 9
1894 6 0 6
1895 12 0 12
1897 6 0 6
1898 8 0 8
1899 10 0 10
1900 13 0 13
1901 11 0 11
1902 14 0 14
1903 9 0 9
1904 14 0 14
1905 14 0 14
1906 7 0 7
1907 19 0 19
1908 17 0 17
1909 18 0 18
1910 23 0 23
1911 21 0 21
1912 56 0 56
1913 81 7 74
1914 87 0 87
1915 154 6 148
1916 122 5 117
1917 150 0 150
1918 125 5 120
1919 193 0 193
1920 195 5 190
1921 198 6 192
1922 180 6 174
1923 178 0 178
1924 170 5 165
1925 208 5 203
1926 161 0 161
1927 199 5 194
1928 167 6 161
1929 157 0 157
1930 136 0 136
1931 120 0 120
1932 153 0 153
1933 140 0 140
1934 128 0 128
1935 172 0 172
1936 144 6 138
1937 165 0 165
1938 136 0 136
1939 135 0 135
1940 142 0 142
1941 121 0 121
1942 154 0 154
1943 144 0 144
1944 126 0 126
1945 152 0 152
1946 168 0 168
1947 177 0 177
1948 160 0 160
1949 154 0 154
1950 137 6 131
1951 168 0 168
1952 140 0 140
1953 134 0 134
1954 118 0 118
1955 136 0 136
1956 128 0 128
1957 103 0 103
1958 120 0 120
1959 116 0 116
1960 106 0 106
1961 103 0 103
1962 102 0 102
1963 97 0 97
1964 124 0 124
1965 78 0 78
1966 88 0 88
1967 98 0 98
1968 92 0 92
1969 96 0 96
1970 86 0 86
1971 108 5 103
1972 94 0 94
1973 90 0 90
1974 102 0 102
1975 131 9 122
1976 117 6 111
1977 108 0 108
1978 114 0 114
1979 129 9 120
1980 103 0 103
1981 115 0 115
1982 124 6 118
1983 111 5 106
1984 103 8 95
1985 93 0 93
1986 114 8 106
1987 114 5 109
1988 106 9 97
1989 103 9 94
1990 116 6 110
1991 123 5 118
1992 132 13 119
1993 132 12 120
1994 174 16 158
1995 171 14 157
1996 165 19 146
1997 175 14 161
1998 221 25 196
1999 250 41 209
2000 204 29 175
2001 198 34 164
2002 179 33 146
2003 189 32 157
2004 164 30 134
2005 179 28 151
2006 186 40 146
2007 190 44 146
2008 217 49 168
2009 179 47 132
2010 172 45 127
2011 199 58 141
2012 203 66 137
2013 243 82 161
2014 311 124 187
2015 437 197 240

Want to know about the popularity of the Denver baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,515 babies born with the name Denver in the United States. That's more than enough Denvers to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Denver" was in 2015 with a total of 240 babies.

According to the 1944 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Denver" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 31 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1944. Across the entire United States a total of 126 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Denver popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Denver

The name "Denver" is of American origin, and it means "From the passage of the Danes". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Denver Pyle

Denver was born in 1920 as Denver Dell Pyle in Bethune, Kit Carson County Colorado, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Denver

Denver Airport
Denver Airport Conspiracy
Denver Broncos
Denver Colorado
Denver Craigslist
Denver Time Zone
Denver Zoo
Denver Colorado Weather
Denver Weather
Denver Post

Alternative Meanings

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

R is for realist, the way you are.

Your name in reverse order is "Revned". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Erndve". 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 Denver born Sep 17, 1971

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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 Turkey approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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