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155k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Floyd

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Gray
  • #454 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18802060206#75 boy name
18811780178#78 boy name
18822310231#76 boy name
18832170217#73 boy name
18842630263#70 boy name
18852645259#70 boy name
18862849275#66 boy name
18872320232#73 boy name
18883097302#67 boy name
188932512313#63 boy name
18903476341#60 boy name
18913448336#53 boy name
18924266420#52 boy name
189336110351#59 boy name
189445510445#46 boy name
18954325427#51 boy name
189640610396#55 boy name
18974598451#48 boy name
18984417434#51 boy name
18993626356#52 boy name
190056914555#48 boy name
19014329423#46 boy name
19024710471#47 boy name
190348412472#46 boy name
19044515446#52 boy name
190553411523#44 boy name
19064679458#54 boy name
19075265521#53 boy name
190854213529#55 boy name
19095799570#53 boy name
19106969687#55 boy name
191174713734#57 boy name
19121,456181,438#59 boy name
19131,758181,740#58 boy name
19142,109192,090#58 boy name
19152,852282,824#59 boy name
19162,806232,783#60 boy name
19172,852322,820#62 boy name
19183,264293,235#61 boy name
19193,158373,121#59 boy name
19203,285243,261#61 boy name
19213,281273,254#63 boy name
19223,263433,220#61 boy name
19233,177323,145#64 boy name
19243,194283,166#66 boy name
19253,557333,524#58 boy name
19263,660393,621#53 boy name
19273,585423,543#53 boy name
19283,371333,338#54 boy name
19293,112323,080#58 boy name
19303,107293,078#61 boy name
19312,726232,703#67 boy name
19322,698302,668#68 boy name
19332,563242,539#69 boy name
19342,553232,530#73 boy name
19352,526212,505#76 boy name
19362,251212,230#86 boy name
19372,402162,386#80 boy name
19382,162142,148#96 boy name
19392,108162,092#94 boy name
19402,026152,011
19412,11782,109
19422,192212,171
19432,23272,225
19442,107122,095
19451,995131,982
19462,140162,124
19472,223122,211
19482,054152,039
19492,041172,024
19501,906141,892
19511,943111,932
19521,875101,865
19531,882121,870
19541,87991,870
19551,72191,712
19561,743161,727
19571,837121,825
19581,634121,622
19591,548111,537
19601,478121,466
19611,44581,437
19621,349111,338
19631,307111,296
19641,214141,200
19651,05951,054
19669420942
196788112869
19688300830
19698036797
19707629753
19717360736
19726155610
197361914605
19745965591
19755200520
19764546448
19774965491
19784780478
19794480448
19804495444
19814330433
19823995394
19833615356
19843290329
19853040304
19863335328
19873315326
19882750275
19892930293
19902510251
19912470247
19922005195
19932240224
19941840184
19951500150
19961330133
19971440144
19981410141
19991170117
20001390139
20011200120
20021080108
20031020102
20041120112
200598098
200693093
20071060106
20081060106
20091050105
201079079
201187087
201280080
201389089
201486086

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 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Floyd" ranks #80 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 38 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1931. Across the entire United States a total of 2,726 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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 fabulous, yes the fabulous you!

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Y is for young, the years never show!

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

Your name in reverse order is "Dyolf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lfoyd". 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 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 region near the Rockies? 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.

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Floyd Patterson

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

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Floyd Landis

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

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Past life for Floyd born Feb 25, 1977

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 Northern Australia approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. 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.

Name poster for Floyd

Name poster for Floyd(click to save the high quality version)

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