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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1898 5 0 5
1900 5 0 5
1904 6 0 6
1907 5 0 5
1908 7 0 7
1910 6 0 6
1911 7 0 7
1912 5 0 5
1913 15 0 15
1914 17 0 17
1915 17 0 17
1916 18 0 18
1917 29 0 29
1918 28 0 28
1919 22 0 22
1920 15 0 15
1921 46 0 46
1922 32 0 32
1923 30 0 30
1924 40 0 40
1925 38 0 38
1926 34 0 34
1927 32 0 32
1928 23 0 23
1929 29 0 29
1930 25 0 25
1931 31 0 31
1932 17 0 17
1933 15 0 15
1934 24 0 24
1935 15 0 15
1936 25 0 25
1937 25 0 25
1938 22 0 22
1939 26 0 26
1940 34 0 34
1941 26 0 26
1942 34 0 34
1943 32 0 32
1944 22 0 22
1945 25 0 25
1946 33 0 33
1947 48 0 48
1948 31 0 31
1949 38 0 38
1950 34 0 34
1951 38 0 38
1952 30 0 30
1953 38 0 38
1954 36 0 36
1955 38 0 38
1956 29 0 29
1957 31 0 31
1958 28 0 28
1959 22 0 22
1960 14 0 14
1961 16 0 16
1962 21 0 21
1963 17 0 17
1964 18 0 18
1965 23 0 23
1966 25 0 25
1967 24 0 24
1968 22 0 22
1969 27 0 27
1970 25 0 25
1971 27 0 27
1972 20 0 20
1973 26 0 26
1974 29 0 29
1975 16 0 16
1976 23 0 23
1977 11 0 11
1978 18 0 18
1979 17 0 17
1980 19 0 19
1981 8 0 8
1982 16 0 16
1983 14 0 14
1984 8 0 8
1985 12 0 12
1986 5 0 5
1987 10 0 10
1988 6 0 6
1989 11 0 11
1990 13 0 13
1991 11 0 11
1992 9 0 9
1996 11 0 11
1997 6 0 6
2000 8 0 8
2005 6 0 6
2006 5 0 5
2007 5 0 5
2009 5 0 5
2011 5 0 5

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Erskine" is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1939. Across the entire United States a total of only 26 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Erskine popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Scottish

Origin and Meaning of Erskine

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.

Erskine Hawkins

Erskine was born in 1914.

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Alternative Meanings

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

Your name in reverse order is "Eniksre". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Krseien". 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 Erskine born Oct 11, 1952

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 Korea approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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