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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Destry

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Horse keeper
  • #7695 All Time
Girls
Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1955 8 0 8
1956 10 0 10
1957 6 0 6
1958 5 0 5
1964 154 5 149
1965 57 7 50
1966 43 0 43
1967 34 0 34
1968 32 0 32
1969 30 0 30
1970 31 0 31
1971 38 0 38
1972 38 5 33
1973 31 0 31
1974 31 6 25
1975 22 0 22
1976 28 6 22
1977 29 5 24
1978 27 0 27
1979 24 0 24
1980 24 0 24
1981 18 5 13
1982 26 0 26
1983 27 5 22
1984 18 0 18
1985 13 0 13
1986 23 0 23
1987 36 7 29
1988 29 0 29
1989 33 0 33
1990 29 7 22
1991 40 6 34
1992 46 11 35
1993 34 0 34
1994 39 8 31
1995 20 0 20
1996 33 8 25
1997 38 11 27
1998 28 5 23
1999 29 0 29
2000 20 0 20
2001 36 10 26
2002 10 0 10
2003 16 6 10
2004 18 6 12
2005 21 6 15
2006 20 5 15
2007 17 0 17
2008 17 0 17
2009 21 0 21
2010 17 0 17
2011 25 0 25
2012 17 0 17
2013 14 0 14
2014 19 5 14
2015 12 0 12

Want to know about the popularity of the Destry baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,561 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1964 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Destry" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1964. Across the entire United States a total of only 154 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 one of the most popular Massachusetts names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Destry

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Destry

Destry Abbott
Destry Jarvis
Destry Allyn Spielberg
Destry Rides Again
Destry Sillivan
Destry Spielberg
Destry Band
Destry Tv Series

Alternative Meanings

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

R is for relax, you know how!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yrtsed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ysrted". 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 Destry born Nov 28, 1934

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 Southern New Zealand approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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