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5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Harlow

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #3774 All Time
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How popular is the name "Harlow" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1883 5 0 5
1884 8 0 8
1885 5 0 5
1887 5 0 5
1891 6 0 6
1892 6 0 6
1893 5 0 5
1894 5 0 5
1895 7 0 7
1896 5 0 5
1898 7 0 7
1900 10 0 10
1901 5 0 5
1904 7 0 7
1905 6 0 6
1906 8 0 8
1910 5 0 5
1911 6 0 6
1912 20 0 20
1913 21 0 21
1914 30 0 30
1915 36 0 36
1916 46 0 46
1917 32 0 32
1918 45 0 45
1919 33 0 33
1920 32 0 32
1921 42 0 42
1922 31 0 31
1923 36 0 36
1924 32 0 32
1925 23 0 23
1926 37 0 37
1927 44 0 44
1928 26 0 26
1929 26 0 26
1930 29 0 29
1931 33 0 33
1932 38 0 38
1933 31 0 31
1934 36 0 36
1935 31 0 31
1936 41 0 41
1937 27 0 27
1938 31 0 31
1939 28 0 28
1940 33 0 33
1941 26 0 26
1942 21 0 21
1943 19 0 19
1944 27 0 27
1945 21 0 21
1946 19 0 19
1947 23 0 23
1948 19 0 19
1949 17 0 17
1950 15 0 15
1951 11 0 11
1952 17 0 17
1953 16 0 16
1954 12 0 12
1955 12 0 12
1956 20 0 20
1957 8 0 8
1958 12 0 12
1959 10 0 10
1960 9 0 9
1961 14 0 14
1962 8 0 8
1964 5 0 5
1965 5 0 5
1969 10 0 10
1970 6 0 6
1973 9 0 9
1976 7 0 7
1977 5 0 5
1988 5 0 5
1991 5 0 5
1995 5 0 5
2002 6 6 0
2003 16 10 6
2004 12 12 0
2005 11 11 0
2006 24 15 9
2007 28 28 0
2008 143 133 10
2009 319 301 18
2010 375 354 21
2011 478 465 13
2012 540 507 33
2013 576 545 31
2014 640 605 35

Want to know about the populiarty of Harlow? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,652 babies born with the name Harlow in the United States. That's more than enough Harlows to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Harlow" was in 2014 with a total of 605 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Harlow" is not a popular baby girl's name in Colorado. Imagine that, only 18 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 576 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Harlow popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Harlow

The name "Harlow" is of English origin, and it means "From the mound of the people". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

H is for heart, warm and loving.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

L is for life, that you live so well.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

Your name in reverse order is "Wolrah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hlwoar". 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 Harlow born Nov 19, 1927

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 USA South-Central approximately on 1100. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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