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Germaine

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1895 6 6 0
1896 7 7 0
1897 7 7 0
1898 7 7 0
1900 13 13 0
1901 9 9 0
1902 12 12 0
1903 18 18 0
1904 27 27 0
1905 20 20 0
1906 30 30 0
1907 22 22 0
1908 48 48 0
1909 31 31 0
1910 45 45 0
1911 53 53 0
1912 85 85 0
1913 106 106 0
1914 121 121 0
1915 137 137 0
1916 138 138 0
1917 120 120 0
1918 106 106 0
1919 117 117 0
1920 145 145 0
1921 155 155 0
1922 171 171 0
1923 151 151 0
1924 164 164 0
1925 164 164 0
1926 138 138 0
1927 172 172 0
1928 202 202 0
1929 182 182 0
1930 147 147 0
1931 139 139 0
1932 152 152 0
1933 161 161 0
1934 149 149 0
1935 141 141 0
1936 106 106 0
1937 124 124 0
1938 119 119 0
1939 116 116 0
1940 84 84 0
1941 83 83 0
1942 83 83 0
1943 96 96 0
1944 79 79 0
1945 73 73 0
1946 68 68 0
1947 93 93 0
1948 79 79 0
1949 71 71 0
1950 75 75 0
1951 76 76 0
1952 69 69 0
1953 77 77 0
1954 88 88 0
1955 74 74 0
1956 80 80 0
1957 109 109 0
1958 117 117 0
1959 117 117 0
1960 116 116 0
1961 127 127 0
1962 107 107 0
1963 125 125 0
1964 99 99 0
1965 79 79 0
1966 68 68 0
1967 83 76 7
1968 57 57 0
1969 85 85 0
1970 100 71 29
1971 190 95 95
1972 250 93 157
1973 210 64 146
1974 163 50 113
1975 143 46 97
1976 129 38 91
1977 127 35 92
1978 105 29 76
1979 115 39 76
1980 124 31 93
1981 118 40 78
1982 106 29 77
1983 84 29 55
1984 91 23 68
1985 70 21 49
1986 46 10 36
1987 62 13 49
1988 49 21 28
1989 46 14 32
1990 66 22 44
1991 51 19 32
1992 42 12 30
1993 66 13 53
1994 46 9 37
1995 47 12 35
1996 38 9 29
1997 47 13 34
1998 46 11 35
1999 39 9 30
2000 38 9 29
2001 35 12 23
2002 43 6 37
2003 30 6 24
2004 36 5 31
2005 25 0 25
2006 26 5 21
2007 26 0 26
2008 23 0 23
2009 26 0 26
2010 29 0 29
2011 30 7 23
2012 31 6 25
2013 11 0 11
2014 14 0 14
2015 14 0 14

Want to know about the popularity of the Germaine baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,173 babies born with the name Germaine in the United States. That's more than enough Germaines to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1895 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Germaine" was in 1928 with a total of 202 babies.

According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Germaine" ranks #43 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 22 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 1915. Across the entire United States a total of 137 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Germaine" mean? The list below shows the origins of Germaine as well as things modernly associated with the name Germaine such as celebrities named Germaine.

Origin and Meaning of Germaine

The name "Germaine" is of French origin, and it means "Brother". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Capucine

Capucine is a model and actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1948 to 1990. Capucine was born in 1931 as Germaine Helene Irene Lefebvre in Saint-Raphael, Var, France.

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Germaine Tailleferre

Germaine was born in 1892.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Germaine

Germaine Clark
Germaine Gabriel
Germaine Greer
Germaine Lindsay
Germaine Williams
Germaine Definition
Germaine Sobral
Germaine Yeap
Germaine Clarno
Germaine De Randamie
Germaine Luau

Alternative Meanings

G is for glisten, a sparkle in your eye.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

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

Past life for Germaine born Mar 13, 1992

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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 Poland approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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