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since 1880

Fernando

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: Daring, Adventurous
  • #663 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1880808
1882606
1883606
188410010
1885909
1886909
1888505
1892707
1894808
1895505
1896606
1897808
1898505
1899808
190012012
1901606
190211011
1903606
190416016
1906606
1907606
190812012
190916016
191023023
191118018
191234034
191330030
191454054
191556056
191658058
191780080
191884084
191983083
192096096
19211300130
19221190119
19231360136
19241530153
19251620162
19261360136
19271890189
19281460146
19291480148
19301730173
19311760176
19321376131
19331320132
19341330133
19351280128
19361210121
19371500150
19381410141
19391310131
19401640164
19411340134
19421830183
19431630163
19441800180
19452190219
19462190219
19472650265
19483110311
19492680268
19503440344
19514145409
19524265421
19535290529
19545770577
19555340534
19565100510
19575340534
19585250525
19596189609
19605855580
19616100610
19626365631
19636035598
19646200620
19655480548
19666075602
19675935588
19686556649
19696855680
19707670767
19718220822
19727860786
19738149805
197485211841
197592413911
19768938885
19771,149141,135
19781,08991,080
19791,141101,131
19801,276131,263
19811,261211,240
19821,378121,366
19831,300191,281
19841,299171,282
19851,300131,287
19861,338171,321
19871,220171,203
19881,371121,359
19891,597161,581
19901,747181,729
19911,917201,897
19921,898211,877
19931,819211,798
19941,860281,832
19951,891191,872
19961,886101,876
19972,325102,315
19982,06482,056
19992,187122,175
20002,61092,601
20012,611112,600
20022,438152,423
20032,56092,551
20042,594182,576
20052,451122,439
20062,76372,756
20072,696102,686
20082,38652,381
20092,13392,124
20101,95661,950
20111,70951,704
20121,49091,481
20131,42601,426
20141,39301,393

Want to know about the populiarty of Fernando? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 92,194 babies born with the name Fernando in the United States. That's more than enough Fernandos to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Fernando" was in 2006 with a total of 2,756 babies. (That's a lot of baby Fernandos)

According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Fernando" ranks #85 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 13 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1926. Across the entire United States a total of 136 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Fernando" mean?

Fernando (Spanish): Daring, Adventurous

The name "Fernando" is of Spanish origin and it means "Daring, Adventurous". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for festive, the youth of your spirit.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Odnanref". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dnfanroe". 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 Fernando popular?



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

Celebrities named Fernando

Fernando Torres

Fernando Torres is a football biography. Fernando was born in 1984 in Fuenlabrada, Spain.

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Fernando Alonso

Fernando Alonso is a f1 driver. Fernando was born in 1981 as Fernando Alonso Diaz in Oviedo, Asturias, Spain.

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Fernando Colunga

Fernando Colunga is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1990 to present. Fernando was born in 1966 as Fernando Colunga Olivares in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Fernando Gago

Fernando Gago is a football biography. Fernando was born in 1986 in Ciudadela, Argentina.

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Fernando Carrillo

Fernando Carrillo is an actor. Fernando was born in 1970 as Fernando Enrique Carrillo Roselli in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Fernando Allende

Fernando was born in 1954 as Fernando Allende in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Past life for Fernando born Oct 4, 1936

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 New Guinea approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Name poster for Fernando

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