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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #454 most popular

What does the name "Floyd" mean?

Floyd (English): Gray

The name "Floyd" is of English origin and it means "Gray". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for fulfill, satisfy your needs.

L is for love, your love of life!

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

Y is for young, the years never show!

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

Your name in reverse order is "Dyolf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ydolf". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Floyd? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 154,811 babies born with the name Floyd in the United States. That's more than enough Floyds to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 206 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Floyd" was in 1926 with a total of 3,621 babies. (That's a lot of baby Floyds)

According to the 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Floyd" is not a popular baby boy's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 66 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1953. Across the entire United States a total of 1,882 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Floyd popular?

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

Celebrities named Floyd

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a boxer. Floyd was born in 1977 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.


Floyd Patterson

Floyd Patterson is a boxer. Floyd was born in 1935 in Waco, North Carolina, U.S.


Floyd Landis

Floyd Landis is a cyclist. Floyd was born in 1975 in Farmersville, Pennsylvania, U.S.


Past life for Floyd born Aug 31, 2011

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 Iran approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

You had an artistic personality, always transforming ugly into beauty, gray into bright colors. You would find an opportunity of creative self-expression in any situation. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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