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Popularity
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Harlow

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #3774 All Time
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201037535421
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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 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Harlow" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 540 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 south west? 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 hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

L is for love, everlasting.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

Your name in reverse order is "Wolrah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rlaowh". 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 Feb 27, 1960

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 Northern Australia approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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