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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Finlay

  • Gender: Neutral
  • #13450 All Time
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How popular is the name "Finlay" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1918606
1998707
1999707
200020020
200121021
200217017
200318018
200431526
200548642
200657750
200752943
200849841
200955550
2010421329
2011451035
2012511437
2013591841
201442834

Want to know about the populiarty of Finlay? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 627 babies born with the name Finlay in the United States. That's more than enough Finlaies to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Finlay" was in 2006 with a total of 50 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Finlay" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 21 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

What does the name "Finlay" mean?

F is for favorite, everyone's best friend.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yalnif". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ialynf". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Finlay born Apr 8, 1951

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 Yukon approximately on 850. 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.

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