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Elwood

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 23 0 23
1881 29 0 29
1882 29 0 29
1883 24 0 24
1884 26 0 26
1885 28 0 28
1886 31 0 31
1887 24 0 24
1888 31 0 31
1889 29 0 29
1890 24 0 24
1891 34 0 34
1892 40 0 40
1893 29 0 29
1894 33 0 33
1895 43 0 43
1896 35 0 35
1897 49 0 49
1898 35 0 35
1899 34 0 34
1900 51 0 51
1901 48 0 48
1902 33 0 33
1903 58 0 58
1904 52 0 52
1905 36 0 36
1906 49 0 49
1907 52 0 52
1908 59 0 59
1909 66 0 66
1910 93 0 93
1911 114 0 114
1912 262 0 262
1913 322 0 322
1914 373 0 373
1915 529 0 529
1916 526 0 526
1917 528 0 528
1918 572 0 572
1919 589 0 589
1920 586 0 586
1921 625 12 613
1922 594 0 594
1923 565 0 565
1924 605 0 605
1925 576 6 570
1926 548 5 543
1927 540 7 533
1928 484 5 479
1929 410 5 405
1930 468 5 463
1931 421 0 421
1932 375 0 375
1933 393 8 385
1934 374 0 374
1935 314 0 314
1936 299 0 299
1937 326 0 326
1938 315 0 315
1939 280 0 280
1940 288 0 288
1941 303 0 303
1942 285 0 285
1943 287 0 287
1944 254 0 254
1945 222 0 222
1946 239 0 239
1947 270 0 270
1948 239 0 239
1949 207 0 207
1950 179 0 179
1951 207 0 207
1952 193 0 193
1953 164 0 164
1954 191 0 191
1955 158 0 158
1956 152 0 152
1957 144 0 144
1958 129 0 129
1959 121 0 121
1960 120 0 120
1961 105 0 105
1962 107 0 107
1963 93 0 93
1964 103 0 103
1965 75 0 75
1966 77 0 77
1967 69 0 69
1968 66 0 66
1969 65 0 65
1970 54 0 54
1971 57 0 57
1972 43 0 43
1973 50 0 50
1974 39 0 39
1975 37 0 37
1976 41 0 41
1977 25 0 25
1978 42 0 42
1979 33 0 33
1980 34 0 34
1981 32 0 32
1982 30 0 30
1983 19 0 19
1984 17 0 17
1985 17 0 17
1986 21 0 21
1987 17 0 17
1988 17 0 17
1989 29 0 29
1990 20 0 20
1991 20 0 20
1992 11 0 11
1993 11 0 11
1994 15 0 15
1995 7 0 7
1996 17 0 17
1997 15 0 15
1998 15 0 15
1999 15 0 15
2000 14 0 14
2001 11 0 11
2002 5 0 5
2003 10 0 10
2004 12 0 12
2005 11 0 11
2006 11 0 11
2007 13 0 13
2008 13 0 13
2009 15 0 15
2010 19 0 19
2011 17 0 17
2012 20 0 20
2013 29 0 29
2014 36 0 36
2015 52 0 52

Want to know about the popularity of the Elwood baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,340 babies born with the name Elwood in the United States. That's more than enough Elwoods to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 23 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Elwood" was in 1921 with a total of 613 babies.

According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Elwood" ranks #45 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 8 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1916. Across the entire United States a total of 526 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Elwood popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Elwood

The name "Elwood" is of English origin, and it means "From the Old Wood Forest". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Elwood

Elwood Auctions
Elwood Indiana
Elwood Joggers
Elwood Staffing
Elwood Blues
Elwood Clothing
Elwood Smith Community Center
Elwood Smith Park
Elwood Il

Alternative Meanings

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

L is for lucky, who is more?

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

Your name in reverse order is "Doowle". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ldeoow". 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 Elwood born Nov 16, 2007

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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 USA South-West approximately on 1775. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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