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18k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Esperanza

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: Hope
  • #1706 All Time
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How popular is the name "Esperanza" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1903660
1905660
1906550
1907990
190812120
1909770
191013130
191114140
191220200
191330300
191440400
191554540
191650500
191762620
191875750
191996960
19201151150
19211151150
19221121120
19231611565
19241741740
19251841840
19262072025
19271901900
19282332285
19292192190
19301691690
19311741695
19321431430
19331381380
19341531530
19351241240
19361391390
19371111110
19381241240
19391151150
19401471470
19411151150
19421371370
19431451450
19441641640
19451791790
19461791790
19471841840
19481991990
19491531530
19501671670
19511771770
19521661660
19531671670
19541601600
19551441440
19561031030
19571521520
19581201200
19591441440
19601361360
19611331330
19621401400
19631151150
19641461460
19651201200
19661031030
19671181180
196899990
19691211210
19701031030
19711091090
19721311310
19731251250
19741481480
19751341340
19761291290
19771291290
19781481480
19791591590
19801381380
19811681635
19821501500
19831251250
19841221220
19851151105
19861171170
19871321320
19881121120
19891321320
19901581580
19911631630
19921441440
19931761760
19941821820
19952132130
19962892890
19973163160
19983163160
19994024020
20004974970
20014544540
20024284235
20033953950
20043493490
20053613610
20064204200
20073493490
20082772770
20092762760
20102712710
20112962960
20122382380
20132462460
20142572570

Want to know about the populiarty of Esperanza? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18,031 babies born with the name Esperanza in the United States. That's more than enough Esperanzas to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1903 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Esperanza" was in 2000 with a total of 497 babies.

According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Esperanza" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 11 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1924. Across the entire United States a total of 174 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Esperanza

The name "Esperanza" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Hope". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

P is for please, the way you always do.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Z is for zany, the funny side of you!

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Aznarepse". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ensraaezp". 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 Esperanza born Sep 11, 1992

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 800. 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. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Esperanza

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