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since 1880

Esmeralda

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Emerald, precious gem
  • #1071 All Time
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< 1k Esmerelda (Spanish)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1911550
1917770
1918990
1919770
1920770
1921660
1923660
1924880
192520200
192614140
1927990
192811110
192916160
193017170
1931770
1932880
1933550
193416160
1935880
1936880
193716160
193813130
193914140
194010100
194121210
194224240
194325250
194427270
194535350
194638380
194736360
194854540
194966660
195067670
195194940
19521121120
195398980
19541211210
19551101100
195698980
19571231230
19581331330
19591371370
19601681680
19611701700
19621631630
19631481480
19641741740
19651561560
19661761760
19671481480
19681591590
19691531530
19702212210
19711981980
19722612610
19734564506
19743893890
19754464406
19764804800
19774784717
19784844768
19795105100
19805255187
19815225166
198253251913
19834404400
19843993927
19854244186
19864704655
19874904855
19884814756
19895625557
19906085999
19916176116
199264463014
19937046986
19946966897
19956616556
19967687680
19971,4001,3937
19982,4832,4767
19991,7691,7636
20001,6461,6415
20011,6261,6215
20021,5981,5980
20031,6601,6528
20041,6181,6135
20051,6151,6150
20061,5371,5370
20071,7421,7420
20081,3391,3390
20091,1111,1110
20101,1651,1650
20119449440
20128828820
20137847840
20148628620

Want to know about the populiarty of Esmeralda? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 42,528 babies born with the name Esmeralda in the United States. That's more than enough Esmeraldas to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1911 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Esmeralda" was in 1998 with a total of 2,476 babies. (That's a lot of baby Esmeraldas)

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Esmeralda" ranks #63 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 99 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of 2,483 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Esmeralda" mean?

Esmeralda (Greek): Emerald, precious gem

The name "Esmeralda" is of Greek origin and it means "Emerald, precious gem". It's a name commonly given to girls.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

R is for relax, you know how!

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

L is for love, everlasting.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Adlaremse". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aeladserm". 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.

Where is the name Esmeralda popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Esmeralda in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Esmeralda born Mar 13, 1964

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 Poland approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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