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Glenda

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How popular is the baby name Glenda in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1900 5 5 0
1904 6 6 0
1905 11 11 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 10 10 0
1908 13 13 0
1909 15 15 0
1910 10 10 0
1911 26 26 0
1912 39 39 0
1913 48 48 0
1914 52 52 0
1915 68 68 0
1916 64 64 0
1917 81 81 0
1918 87 87 0
1919 78 78 0
1920 110 110 0
1921 117 117 0
1922 117 117 0
1923 123 123 0
1924 150 150 0
1925 143 143 0
1926 167 167 0
1927 162 162 0
1928 184 184 0
1929 184 184 0
1930 181 181 0
1931 230 230 0
1932 288 288 0
1933 680 680 0
1934 921 921 0
1935 1,151 1,144 7
1936 1,366 1,366 0
1937 1,550 1,536 14
1938 1,969 1,958 11
1939 2,295 2,287 8
1940 2,359 2,350 9
1941 2,653 2,642 11 #96 girl name
1942 3,108 3,091 17 #89 girl name
1943 3,421 3,402 19 #83 girl name
1944 3,377 3,367 10 #79 girl name
1945 2,972 2,962 10 #92 girl name
1946 3,575 3,567 8 #99 girl name
1947 4,163 4,156 7 #96 girl name
1948 3,845 3,831 14 #92 girl name
1949 3,988 3,976 12 #87 girl name
1950 4,224 4,215 9 #87 girl name
1951 4,139 4,132 7 #89 girl name
1952 3,892 3,882 10 #97 girl name
1953 3,666 3,660 6
1954 3,741 3,733 8
1955 3,352 3,341 11
1956 3,247 3,239 8
1957 3,207 3,199 8
1958 2,992 2,980 12
1959 2,846 2,839 7
1960 2,700 2,690 10
1961 2,608 2,598 10
1962 2,466 2,459 7
1963 2,056 2,048 8
1964 1,868 1,862 6
1965 1,520 1,515 5
1966 1,374 1,368 6
1967 1,109 1,109 0
1968 998 998 0
1969 943 943 0
1970 893 893 0
1971 781 781 0
1972 614 614 0
1973 566 566 0
1974 507 507 0
1975 447 447 0
1976 456 456 0
1977 402 402 0
1978 362 362 0
1979 297 297 0
1980 329 329 0
1981 310 310 0
1982 321 321 0
1983 285 285 0
1984 231 231 0
1985 212 212 0
1986 198 198 0
1987 183 183 0
1988 171 171 0
1989 205 205 0
1990 175 175 0
1991 165 165 0
1992 179 179 0
1993 143 143 0
1994 137 137 0
1995 135 135 0
1996 124 124 0
1997 118 118 0
1998 111 111 0
1999 86 86 0
2000 96 96 0
2001 86 86 0
2002 95 95 0
2003 89 89 0
2004 66 66 0
2005 89 89 0
2006 72 72 0
2007 75 75 0
2008 61 61 0
2009 57 57 0
2010 46 46 0
2011 48 48 0
2012 39 39 0
2013 32 32 0
2014 30 30 0
2015 27 27 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Glenda baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 109,266 babies born with the name Glenda in the United States. That's more than enough Glendas to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1900 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Glenda" was in 1950 with a total of 4,215 babies. (That's a lot of baby Glendas)

According to the 1941 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Glenda" ranks #59 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 107 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1941. Across the entire United States a total of 2,653 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Welsh

Origin and Meaning of Glenda

The name "Glenda" is of Welsh origin, and it means "Holy and Good". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Glenda Jackson

Glenda Jackson is an officeholder. Glenda was born in 1936 in Birkenhead, England.

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Glennis Grace

Glennis Grace is a recording artist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1994 to present. Glennis was born in 1978 as Glenda Hulita Elisabeth Batta in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Glenda

Glenda Cambiaso
Glenda Cambiaso Obituary
Glenda Hernandez Baca
Glenda Jean Jesse Ray
Glenda Ritz
Glenda Farrell
Glenda Reyna

Alternative Meanings

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

L is for luster, your shine.

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Adnelg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Glndae". 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 Glenda born Jul 13, 1934

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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 Turkey approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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