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Fiona

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How popular is the baby name Fiona in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1942 9 9 0
1943 19 19 0
1944 7 7 0
1948 6 6 0
1949 6 6 0
1951 7 7 0
1952 5 5 0
1953 8 8 0
1954 10 10 0
1955 6 6 0
1956 10 10 0
1957 11 11 0
1958 18 18 0
1959 15 15 0
1960 21 21 0
1961 35 35 0
1962 26 26 0
1963 33 33 0
1964 43 43 0
1965 38 38 0
1966 51 51 0
1967 70 70 0
1968 50 50 0
1969 68 68 0
1970 60 60 0
1971 57 57 0
1972 68 68 0
1973 67 67 0
1974 52 52 0
1975 58 58 0
1976 56 56 0
1977 59 59 0
1978 53 53 0
1979 64 64 0
1980 63 63 0
1981 80 80 0
1982 71 71 0
1983 89 89 0
1984 67 67 0
1985 89 89 0
1986 93 93 0
1987 109 109 0
1988 130 130 0
1989 158 158 0
1990 202 202 0
1991 220 220 0
1992 180 180 0
1993 195 195 0
1994 210 210 0
1995 252 252 0
1996 375 375 0
1997 459 459 0
1998 485 485 0
1999 552 552 0
2000 603 603 0
2001 694 694 0
2002 858 858 0
2003 885 885 0
2004 975 970 5
2005 842 842 0
2006 990 990 0
2007 918 918 0
2008 961 961 0
2009 1,050 1,050 0
2010 1,262 1,262 0
2011 1,210 1,210 0
2012 1,502 1,502 0
2013 1,638 1,638 0
2014 1,644 1,644 0
2015 1,484 1,484 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Fiona baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 22,761 babies born with the name Fiona in the United States. That's more than enough Fionas to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1942 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Fiona" was in 2014 with a total of 1,644 babies. (That's a lot of baby Fionas)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Fiona" ranks #77 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, 77 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,644 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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Where is the name Fiona popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Fiona

The name "Fiona" is of Scottish origin, and it means "White, Fair". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Fiona Apple

Fiona Apple is a singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, and pianist specializing in alternative rock, jazz, and pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1994 to present. Fiona was born in 1977 as Fiona Apple McAfee Maggart in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Fiona Shaw

Fiona Shaw is an actress and director with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1983 to present. Fiona was born in 1958 as Fiona Mary Wilson in County Cork, Ireland.

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Fiona Phillips

Fiona Phillips is a television broadcaster, journalist, and presenter. Fiona was born in 1961 in Canterbury, Kent, England, UK.

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Fiona Sit

Fiona Sit is a singer and actress specializing in cantopop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Fiona was born in 1981 in Hong Kong.

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Fiona Fullerton

Fiona Fullerton is an actress/businesswoman with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1969 to 2006. Fiona was born in 1956 as Fiona Elizabeth Fullerton in Kaduna, Nigeria.

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Fiona Braidwood

Fiona was born in 1982.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Fiona

Fiona Bruce
Fiona Hill
Fiona Staples
Fiona From Shrek
Fiona Gubelmann
Fiona Loudon
Fiona Scott Morton
Fiona Dourif

Alternative Meanings

F is for fun, your zest for life!

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for nice, need I say more?

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

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

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Past life for Fiona born Feb 21, 1970

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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 Southern Australia approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

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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