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Popularity
205k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Dustin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Thor's stone
  • #354 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1916505
1917707
191810010
1919606
1920808
1921606
192211011
1923606
1924909
1926606
1927707
1935707
193810010
194014014
1941707
194211011
194312012
194416016
194526026
194626026
194731031
194822022
194931031
195021021
195124024
195227027
195322022
195431031
195542042
195627027
195733033
195819019
195939039
196055055
196147047
196252052
196343043
196441041
196552052
196650050
196752052
196846416448
196977315758
19701,303181,285
19711,493221,471
19721,582201,562
19731,647301,617
19742,216192,197
19752,707262,681#96 boy name
19763,247323,215#82 boy name
19773,514373,477#81 boy name
19784,211354,176#68 boy name
19794,955564,899#62 boy name
19808,493748,419#44 boy name
19819,4531029,351#42 boy name
19829,628809,548#42 boy name
19839,776959,681#43 boy name
198410,4898810,401#41 boy name
198510,5178110,436#41 boy name
198610,42611010,316#42 boy name
198710,1777810,099#44 boy name
19889,420859,335#48 boy name
19899,764469,718#48 boy name
19908,484318,453#50 boy name
19917,411247,387#56 boy name
19926,820226,798#58 boy name
19936,327196,308#59 boy name
19946,475156,460#56 boy name
19955,937165,921#62 boy name
19964,894214,873#79 boy name
19974,288114,277#88 boy name
19983,44303,443
19992,85182,843
20002,62782,619
20012,42302,423
20021,98651,981
20031,77251,767
20041,567171,550
20051,48171,474
20061,33401,334
20071,25901,259
20081,09901,099
20091,01161,005
20108650865
20117970797
20127970797
20136640664
20146910691

Want to know about the populiarty of Dustin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 204,529 babies born with the name Dustin in the United States. That's more than enough Dustins to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1916 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dustin" was in 1985 with a total of 10,436 babies. (That's a lot of baby Dustins)

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dustin" ranks #42 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maine. Imagine that, 59 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 10,177 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Dustin" mean?

Dustin (English): Thor's stone

The name "Dustin" is of English origin and it means "Thor's stone". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

U is for useful, always to others.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nitsud". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tiusdn". 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 Dustin popular?



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

Celebrities named Dustin

Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1960 to present. Dustin was born in 1937 as Dustin Lee Hoffman in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Dustin Diamond

Dustin Diamond is an actor, comedian, and musician with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1987 to present. Dustin was born in 1977 as Dustin Neil Diamond in San Jose, California, U.S.

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Dustin Nguyen

Dustin Nguyen is an actordirectorwritermartial artist with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Dustin was born in 1962 as Nguyen Xuan Tri in Saigon, South Vietnam.

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Past life for Dustin born May 7, 2008

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 Ontario approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

Name poster for Dustin

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

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