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12k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Gunner

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • Meaning: Warrior
  • #2190 All Time
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How popular is the name "Gunner" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1970606
1972909
1975808
1976808
1978606
1980606
1981606
1982505
198312012
198412012
1985909
1986808
1987909
198813013
198915015
199021021
199196096
199290090
199388088
19941520152
19952030203
19961770177
19972100210
19982560256
19992190219
20002440244
20012720272
20023050305
20033250325
20043640364
20053580358
20064260426
20075240524
20085850585
20097430743
20107960796
20119080908
20121,19901,199
20131,50851,503
20141,56401,564

Want to know about the populiarty of Gunner? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,765 babies born with the name Gunner in the United States. That's more than enough Gunners 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 1970 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Gunner" was in 2014 with a total of 1,564 babies. (That's a lot of baby Gunners)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Gunner" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 69 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,564 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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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Gunner in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Scandinavian

Origin and Meaning of Gunner

The name "Gunner" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

G is for gem, the jewel you are.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

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

Your name in reverse order is "Rennug". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ruegnn". 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 Gunner born Jul 5, 2001

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 Central England approximately on 1375. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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