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Hailey

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1922 7 0 7
1923 5 0 5
1963 6 6 0
1966 6 6 0
1968 6 6 0
1969 7 7 0
1970 9 9 0
1971 11 11 0
1972 11 11 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 13 13 0
1975 24 24 0
1976 22 22 0
1977 110 110 0
1978 103 103 0
1979 85 85 0
1980 81 81 0
1981 145 145 0
1982 170 170 0
1983 182 182 0
1984 227 227 0
1985 370 370 0
1986 453 453 0
1987 544 538 6
1988 677 672 5
1989 761 752 9
1990 945 945 0
1991 1,511 1,506 5
1992 1,917 1,912 5
1993 2,536 2,530 6
1994 2,698 2,686 12
1995 2,970 2,964 6
1996 3,771 3,762 9 #93 girl name
1997 4,151 4,144 7 #80 girl name
1998 4,472 4,472 0 #70 girl name
1999 5,376 5,368 8 #54 girl name
2000 7,841 7,828 13 #35 girl name
2001 8,036 8,028 8 #33 girl name
2002 8,002 7,990 12 #31 girl name
2003 8,801 8,791 10 #26 girl name
2004 8,719 8,679 40 #24 girl name
2005 8,597 8,587 10 #26 girl name
2006 8,436 8,420 16 #25 girl name
2007 8,437 8,427 10 #23 girl name
2008 7,868 7,861 7 #25 girl name
2009 7,322 7,310 12 #25 girl name
2010 7,016 7,011 5 #19 girl name
2011 6,273 6,265 8 #32 girl name
2012 5,902 5,902 0 #32 girl name
2013 5,016 5,008 8 #43 girl name
2014 4,603 4,603 0 #51 girl name
2015 4,230 4,221 9 #64 girl name

Want to know about the popularity of the Hailey baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 149,490 babies born with the name Hailey in the United States. That's more than enough Haileys 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 1922 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hailey" was in 2003 with a total of 8,791 babies. (That's a lot of baby Haileys)

According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hailey" ranks #39 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, 403 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of 8,719 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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Where is the name Hailey popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Hailey

The name "Hailey" is of English origin, and it means "From the Hay Clearing". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Hailey Anne Nelson

Hailey Anne Nelson is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Hailey was born in 1994 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Hailey Johnson

Hailey was born in 1997.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Hailey

Hailey Clauson
Hailey Idaho
Hailey Hailey Disease
Hailey Baldwin

Alternative Meanings

H is for heart, warm and loving.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yeliah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Haiyel". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Hailey born Mar 24, 1973

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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 Bulgaria approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. 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.

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