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

in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #3871 most popular

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 electric, a sparkling trait!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

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 "Tynger". 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 "Gentry" in the U.S.?


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 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gentry" is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of only 69 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Gentry born Mar 30, 1999

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 Oceania approximately on 875. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.