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Ezra

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Help
  • #1169 All Time
  • #92 in 2015
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How popular is the baby name Ezra in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 39 0 39
1881 44 0 44
1882 41 0 41
1883 28 0 28
1884 43 0 43
1885 24 0 24
1886 39 0 39
1887 33 0 33
1888 32 0 32
1889 33 0 33
1890 43 0 43
1891 38 0 38
1892 44 0 44
1893 38 0 38
1894 44 0 44
1895 45 0 45
1896 45 0 45
1897 43 0 43
1898 40 0 40
1899 25 0 25
1900 42 0 42
1901 20 0 20
1902 26 0 26
1903 33 0 33
1904 34 0 34
1905 32 0 32
1906 31 0 31
1907 31 0 31
1908 25 0 25
1909 30 0 30
1910 42 0 42
1911 46 0 46
1912 89 0 89
1913 84 0 84
1914 107 0 107
1915 142 7 135
1916 153 0 153
1917 140 0 140
1918 148 6 142
1919 143 0 143
1920 142 0 142
1921 170 6 164
1922 149 0 149
1923 166 0 166
1924 148 5 143
1925 133 0 133
1926 139 0 139
1927 121 7 114
1928 117 0 117
1929 106 0 106
1930 109 0 109
1931 84 0 84
1932 82 0 82
1933 88 0 88
1934 106 0 106
1935 78 0 78
1936 98 0 98
1937 72 0 72
1938 52 0 52
1939 49 0 49
1940 60 0 60
1941 48 0 48
1942 59 0 59
1943 59 0 59
1944 64 0 64
1945 50 0 50
1946 52 0 52
1947 59 0 59
1948 57 0 57
1949 66 0 66
1950 75 0 75
1951 78 0 78
1952 57 0 57
1953 77 0 77
1954 57 0 57
1955 71 0 71
1956 71 0 71
1957 71 0 71
1958 60 0 60
1959 60 0 60
1960 62 0 62
1961 61 0 61
1962 57 0 57
1963 67 0 67
1964 45 0 45
1965 59 0 59
1966 57 0 57
1967 52 0 52
1968 55 0 55
1969 73 0 73
1970 70 0 70
1971 96 0 96
1972 104 0 104
1973 129 8 121
1974 123 0 123
1975 150 5 145
1976 157 8 149
1977 165 7 158
1978 149 0 149
1979 157 0 157
1980 174 7 167
1981 198 11 187
1982 178 0 178
1983 144 0 144
1984 151 0 151
1985 180 7 173
1986 163 0 163
1987 207 8 199
1988 207 6 201
1989 188 0 188
1990 184 6 178
1991 192 8 184
1992 187 11 176
1993 232 9 223
1994 233 7 226
1995 272 14 258
1996 355 19 336
1997 375 24 351
1998 472 22 450
1999 488 33 455
2000 600 38 562
2001 612 42 570
2002 596 32 564
2003 691 41 650
2004 778 52 726
2005 906 57 849
2006 966 57 909
2007 1,022 74 948
2008 1,239 82 1,157
2009 1,432 90 1,342
2010 1,535 89 1,446
2011 1,855 101 1,754
2012 2,205 122 2,083
2013 2,890 151 2,739
2014 3,563 157 3,406
2015 4,504 205 4,299 #92 boy name

Want to know about the popularity of the Ezra baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37,681 babies born with the name Ezra in the United States. That's more than enough Ezras to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 39 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ezra" was in 2015 with a total of 4,299 babies. (That's a lot of baby Ezras)

According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ezra" ranks #62 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 39 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of 4,504 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Ezra

The name "Ezra" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Help". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Ezra Pound

Ezra was born in 1885.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Ezra

Ezra Company
Ezra Fitz
Ezra Budapest
Ezra Furman
Ezra Klein
Ezra Koenig
Ezra Miller

Alternative Meanings

E is for elate, you make others happy.

Z is for zeal, your zest for life.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Arze". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ezra". 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 Ezra born Jul 12, 1960

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 1775. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

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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