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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Harlem

  • Gender: Neutral
  • #8505 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Harlem" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1975505
20001055
2002707
200317611
200425520
200533033
200660753
2007651451
2008871770
20091264086
201013331102
20111152788
20121374394
201321555160
201426770197

Want to know about the populiarty of Harlem? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,302 babies born with the name Harlem in the United States. That's more than enough Harlems to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1975 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Harlem" was in 2014 with a total of 197 babies.

According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Harlem" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 60 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Harlem" mean?

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

L is for love, your love of life!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

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

Where is the name Harlem popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Harlem in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Harlem born Aug 24, 1945

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 Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Name poster for Harlem

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