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Ernestine

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5k Ernestina (German)
< 1k Ernesta (Spanish)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 17 17 0
1881 21 21 0
1882 34 34 0
1883 27 27 0
1884 29 29 0
1885 26 26 0
1886 27 27 0
1887 53 53 0
1888 46 46 0
1889 42 42 0
1890 68 68 0
1891 46 46 0
1892 59 59 0
1893 64 64 0
1894 72 72 0
1895 70 70 0
1896 56 56 0
1897 78 78 0
1898 92 92 0
1899 74 74 0
1900 93 93 0
1901 74 74 0
1902 113 113 0
1903 106 106 0
1904 121 121 0
1905 123 123 0
1906 120 120 0
1907 143 143 0
1908 176 176 0
1909 169 169 0
1910 184 184 0
1911 238 238 0
1912 354 354 0
1913 425 425 0
1914 473 473 0
1915 564 564 0
1916 676 676 0
1917 742 742 0
1918 823 823 0
1919 738 738 0
1920 863 863 0
1921 871 871 0
1922 955 950 5
1923 904 898 6
1924 976 970 6
1925 1,028 1,023 5
1926 1,044 1,037 7
1927 1,031 1,025 6
1928 1,067 1,057 10
1929 922 914 8
1930 968 959 9
1931 952 940 12
1932 881 873 8
1933 849 844 5
1934 861 854 7
1935 904 892 12
1936 804 792 12
1937 779 772 7
1938 796 790 6
1939 794 794 0
1940 775 768 7
1941 763 763 0
1942 808 808 0
1943 860 860 0
1944 839 834 5
1945 771 771 0
1946 787 787 0
1947 838 838 0
1948 775 775 0
1949 764 764 0
1950 720 720 0
1951 698 698 0
1952 708 703 5
1953 629 629 0
1954 570 565 5
1955 503 503 0
1956 533 533 0
1957 462 456 6
1958 436 436 0
1959 412 412 0
1960 401 401 0
1961 383 383 0
1962 401 401 0
1963 347 347 0
1964 305 305 0
1965 256 256 0
1966 232 232 0
1967 232 232 0
1968 185 185 0
1969 170 170 0
1970 178 178 0
1971 141 141 0
1972 133 133 0
1973 106 106 0
1974 87 87 0
1975 79 79 0
1976 64 64 0
1977 72 72 0
1978 66 66 0
1979 73 73 0
1980 67 67 0
1981 81 81 0
1982 55 55 0
1983 56 56 0
1984 68 68 0
1985 51 51 0
1986 45 45 0
1987 60 60 0
1988 37 37 0
1989 32 32 0
1990 38 38 0
1991 36 36 0
1992 25 25 0
1993 30 30 0
1994 30 30 0
1995 16 16 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 18 18 0
1998 18 18 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 7 7 0
2001 7 7 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 10 10 0
2005 7 7 0
2006 5 5 0
2008 6 6 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 12 12 0
2014 9 9 0
2015 5 5 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Ernestine baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 44,144 babies born with the name Ernestine in the United States. That's more than enough Ernestines to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 17 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ernestine" was in 1928 with a total of 1,057 babies. (That's a lot of baby Ernestines)

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ernestine" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, 25 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of 742 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Ernestine

The name "Ernestine" is of German origin, and it means "Serious: determined. Feminine of Emest". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Jane Russell

Jane Russell is an actress, model, and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1943 to 1986. Jane was born in 1921 as Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell in Bemidji, Minnesota, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Ernestine

Ernestine Bayless
Ernestine Moten
Ernestine Sclafani
Ernestine Walls Benedict
Ernestine Benedict
Ernestine Campbell
Ernestine Johnson
Ernestine Shepherd
Ernestine Wade

Alternative Meanings

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for realist, the way you are.

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for elegant, born within you.

Your name in reverse order is "Enitsenre". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nteeesrin". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ernestine born Jul 10, 1947

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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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1775. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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