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Popularity
13k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Fletcher

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Arrow Maker
  • #2102 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
188025025
188134034
188221021
188327027
188427027
188524024
188638038
188721021
188836036
188932032
189023023
189128028
189245045
189332032
189427027
189538038
189631031
189736036
189833033
189934034
190053053
190133033
190237037
190333033
190435035
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190744044
190839039
190937037
191054054
191151051
191289089
1913941183
19141060106
191514910139
19161490149
19171595154
19181697162
19191390139
19201230123
19211705165
19221450145
19231457138
19241570157
19251508142
19261569147
19271438135
19281356129
19291337126
19301287121
19311000100
19321185113
19331280128
19341170117
19351040104
193699594
19371060106
19381050105
19391020102
194099594
194195095
19421110111
19431020102
19441116105
194591091
19461060106
194798098
19481320132
19491285123
19501200120
19511140114
19521030103
195399099
195496096
19551070107
195674074
195794094
195886086
195974074
196075075
196191091
196273073
196375075
196485085
196579079
196668068
196772072
196862062
196964064
197076076
197168068
197242042
197339039
197451051
197554054
197656056
197755055
197851051
197953053
198059059
198144044
198251051
198345045
198473073
198591091
198697097
198788088
198874074
198986086
199066066
199175075
199272072
199391091
199494094
199583083
199694094
199784084
19981020102
19991230123
20001330133
20011310131
20021550155
20031600160
20041740174
20051590159
20061740174
20072075202
20081960196
20092210221
20102370237
20112320232
20122850285
20132830283
20143400340

Want to know about the populiarty of Fletcher? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,718 babies born with the name Fletcher in the United States. That's more than enough Fletchers to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 25 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Fletcher" was in 2014 with a total of 340 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Fletcher" is not a popular baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 159 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Fletcher" mean?

Fletcher (English): Arrow Maker

The name "Fletcher" is of English origin and it means "Arrow Maker". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for fair, always honest and true.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

Your name in reverse order is "Rehctelf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hrtecefl". 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 Fletcher popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Fletcher 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!

Past life for Fletcher born Sep 1, 1955

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 Romania approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

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 Fletcher

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