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Popularity
53k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Gage

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Measurer
  • #926 All Time
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4k Gauge (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1914505
1916707
1922808
1923505
1924505
1925505
1936505
1937505
1942505
1949606
1951707
1954707
1955505
1957606
1959505
1961909
1966808
1968606
1969606
1970808
1971606
1972707
197321021
197423023
197520020
197629029
197721021
197823023
197920020
198015015
198117017
198218018
198311011
198442042
198563063
198652052
198751051
198857057
19891710171
19906660666
19918156809
19927648756
19939976991
19941,29271,285
19951,510111,499
19961,54651,541
19971,70981,701
19982,00791,998
19991,968131,955
20002,35462,348
20012,772132,759
20022,758122,746
20032,948112,937
20042,765142,751
20052,715162,699
20062,695102,685
20072,73662,730
20082,859112,848
20092,891112,880
20102,56482,556
20112,50462,498
20122,27282,264
20132,15072,143
20141,92961,923

Want to know about the populiarty of Gage? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 52,976 babies born with the name Gage in the United States. That's more than enough Gages to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1914 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gage" was in 2003 with a total of 2,937 babies. (That's a lot of baby Gages)

According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gage" ranks #93 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 67 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of 1,709 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 "Gage" mean?

Gage (English): Measurer

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

G is for grand, the life you will live.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

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



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Gage 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!

Past life for Gage born Apr 3, 1944

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Name poster for Gage

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