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since 1880

Dung

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Vietnamese
  • Meaning: Bravery
  • #12166 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Dung in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 8 0 8
1976 23 6 17
1977 22 8 14
1978 19 6 13
1979 32 14 18
1980 44 20 24
1981 57 17 40
1982 71 23 48
1983 53 19 34
1984 61 21 40
1985 64 30 34
1986 38 12 26
1987 45 19 26
1988 34 18 16
1989 26 11 15
1990 32 10 22
1991 39 18 21
1992 22 11 11
1993 12 5 7
1994 16 8 8
1995 13 6 7
1996 9 0 9
1997 5 0 5
1998 6 0 6
2000 5 5 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Dung baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 756 babies born with the name Dung in the United States. That's more than enough Dungs 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 1975 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dung" was in 1982 with a total of 48 babies.

According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dung" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 16 babies in California have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 71 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Dung popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Vietnamese

Origin and Meaning of Dung

The name "Dung" is of Vietnamese origin, and it means "Bravery". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Dung

Dung Beetle
Dung Beetle Car
Dung Beetle Vw
Dung De Tien Roi
Dung Definition
Dung Gate
Dung Of The Devil
Dung Sawan Sarb
Dung Tuong

Alternative Meanings

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

U is for useful, always to others.

N is for nice, need I say more?

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

Your name in reverse order is "Gnud". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ngdu". 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 Dung born Dec 8, 1950

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 Ireland approximately on 1550. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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