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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Esme

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Loved
  • #4990 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Esme in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 5 5 0
1939 5 5 0
1953 5 5 0
1961 5 5 0
1971 5 5 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 6 6 0
1980 5 5 0
1981 16 16 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 5 5 0
1985 5 5 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 7 7 0
1991 8 8 0
1992 7 7 0
1993 15 15 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 29 29 0
1999 45 45 0
2000 35 35 0
2001 42 42 0
2002 66 66 0
2003 76 76 0
2004 75 75 0
2005 68 68 0
2006 103 103 0
2007 106 106 0
2008 154 154 0
2009 240 240 0
2010 280 280 0
2011 262 262 0
2012 259 259 0
2013 274 274 0
2014 341 341 0
2015 414 414 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Esme baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,095 babies born with the name Esme in the United States. That's more than enough Esmes to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Esme" was in 2015 with a total of 414 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Esme" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 259 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Esme popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Esme in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Alabama names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Esme

The name "Esme" is of French origin, and it means "Loved". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Esme

Esme Annabelle Fox
Esme Bianco
Esme Bibi Ayoade
Esme Twilight
Esme Cullen
Esme Patterson
Esme Sutter
Esme Fox
Esme Dc

Alternative Meanings

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

Your name in reverse order is "Emse". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Seme". 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 Esme born Mar 20, 1965

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 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

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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