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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Gentry

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Nobility of birth
  • #3871 All Time
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How popular is the name "Gentry" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1884505
1908808
1909505
1911606
191212012
191310010
191412012
191517017
191613013
191716016
191826026
191916016
192015015
192123023
192216016
192321021
192414014
192511011
192625025
192718018
192819019
192919019
193019019
193118018
193212012
193310010
193418513
193515015
193615015
193711011
193817017
193912012
194016016
194115015
194214014
194316016
194413013
194516511
194615015
194718018
1948909
194915015
1950808
195125025
195214014
195314014
195423023
195512012
195618018
195724024
195819019
195918018
196027027
196132032
196216016
196325025
196424024
196514014
196619019
196724024
196827027
196930624
1970531241
197143736
197232824
197335827
197433528
197534727
1976331320
1977371126
1978512031
1979531340
1980612635
1981512328
1982462422
1983431726
1984532924
1985522428
1986602337
1987732548
1988542331
1989642440
1990642044
1991692346
1992712942
1993672740
1994763343
1995612833
1996582434
1997613031
1998583424
1999783543
2000602535
2001902961
2002753144
2003923953
2004752847
2005923854
2006773839
20071196554
20081276562
20091085256
20101357362
20111256758
201221612789
201319510491
2014214102112

Want to know about the populiarty of Gentry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,458 babies born with the name Gentry in the United States. That's more than enough Gentries to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1884 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gentry" was in 2012 with a total of 127 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gentry" is not a popular baby girl's name in Kansas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 195 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Gentry" mean?

Gentry (English): Nobility of birth

The name "Gentry" is of English origin and it means "Nobility of birth". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

G is for glow, the warmth of your smile.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

N is for nice, need I say more?

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

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



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

Past life for Gentry born Oct 23, 1991

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 Scotland approximately on 925. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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