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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Erskine

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Scottish
  • #6487 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1898505
1900505
1904606
1907505
1908707
1910606
1911707
1912505
191315015
191417017
191517017
191618018
191729029
191828028
191922022
192015015
192146046
192232032
192330030
192440040
192538038
192634034
192732032
192823023
192929029
193025025
193131031
193217017
193315015
193424024
193515015
193625025
193725025
193822022
193926026
194034034
194126026
194234034
194332032
194422022
194525025
194633033
194748048
194831031
194938038
195034034
195138038
195230030
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195436036
195538038
195629029
195731031
195828028
195922022
196014014
196116016
196221021
196317017
196418018
196523023
196625025
196724024
196822022
196927027
197025025
197127027
197220020
197326026
197429029
197516016
197623023
197711011
197818018
197917017
198019019
1981808
198216016
198314014
1984808
198512012
1986505
198710010
1988606
198911011
199013013
199111011
1992909
199611011
1997606
2000808
2005606
2006505
2007505
2009505
2011505

Want to know about the populiarty of Erskine? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,995 babies born with the name Erskine in the United States. That's more than enough Erskines to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1898 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Erskine" was in 1947 with a total of 48 babies.

According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Erskine" is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1956. Across the entire United States a total of only 29 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Erskine" mean?

Erskine (Scottish): From the top of the cliff Ascending

The name "Erskine" is of Scottish origin and it means "From the top of the cliff Ascending". It's a name commonly given to boys.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

I is for interest, you show in others.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

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

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Where is the name Erskine popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Erskine 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!

Celebrities named Erskine

Erskine Hawkins

Erskine was born in 1914.

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Past life for Erskine born Feb 23, 1982

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 Northern Australia approximately on 1675. 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 lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

Name poster for Erskine

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