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34k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Diamond

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Brilliant Gem
  • #1227 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1897606
1903505
1908660
1909660
1910770
1912660
1913990
19151477
191619109
191718810
1918241212
19191165
1920211110
1921211110
192216511
192315105
192416115
19251697
19261789
192717710
1928550
19291156
1930909
1931505
1932990
1933606
1936707
1942707
1944505
19451156
1946505
1947707
1948808
1949550
1950808
1951505
1952606
1954505
1955606
19561477
1957606
1958606
19591376
19611257
1963550
1965606
1966770
19681798
19691495
1970808
19711486
197222715
197322715
1974311912
1975411823
1976372116
1977533617
1978745519
1979814734
1980885929
1981805624
19821219031
19831118625
19841359936
198518713948
198621116447
198730625947
198839133556
198952645670
199066159170
199191882692
19921,3971,30196
19931,6121,52389
19941,8861,785101
19951,7691,68287
19961,7811,69784
19971,7541,67678
19981,9981,91880
19992,2082,15850
20002,1242,08044
20011,9991,94356
20021,6131,57934
20031,4421,39844
20041,2521,22230
20051,0841,05727
20061,0771,04928
200794091129
200873270428
200963361320
201049246032
201138735928
201236234517
201340838721
201432530322

Want to know about the populiarty of Diamond? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33,893 babies born with the name Diamond in the United States. That's more than enough Diamonds to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1897 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Diamond" was in 1999 with a total of 2,158 babies. (That's a lot of baby Diamonds)

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Diamond" ranks #74 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, 59 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of 2,124 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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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Diamond in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Diamond

The name "Diamond" is of English origin, and it means "Brilliant Gem". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Diamond Dallas Page

Diamond Dallas Page is a professional wrestler. Diamond was born in 1956 as Page Joseph Falkenburg Jr. in Point Pleasant, New Jersey.

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Alternative Meanings

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

M is for melody, the song of life.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

Your name in reverse order is "Dnomaid". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Omdnadi". 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 Diamond born Feb 1, 1966

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central England approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

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