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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Destry

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Horse keeper
  • #7598 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1955808
195610010
1957606
1958505
19641545149
196557750
196643043
196734034
196832032
196930030
197031031
197138038
197238533
197331031
197431625
197522022
197628622
197729524
197827027
197924024
198024024
198118513
198226026
198327522
198418018
198513013
198623023
198736729
198829029
198933033
199029722
199140634
1992461135
199334034
199439831
199520020
199633825
1997381127
199828523
199929029
200020020
2001361026
200210010
200316610
200418612
200521615
200620515
200717017
200817017
200921021
201017017
201125025
201217017
201314014
201419514

Want to know about the populiarty of Destry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,549 babies born with the name Destry in the United States. That's more than enough Destries to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1955 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Destry" was in 1964 with a total of 149 babies.

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Destry" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of only 46 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Destry" mean?

Destry (American): Horse keeper

The name "Destry" is of American origin and it means "Horse keeper". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

S is for sensible, the practical side.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yrtsed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dsetry". 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 Destry popular?



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

Past life for Destry born Sep 18, 1943

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 Northern China approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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