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Hazel

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< 1k Hazelle (English)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 21 21 0
1881 50 50 0
1882 73 73 0
1883 123 123 0
1884 209 209 0
1885 281 281 0
1886 435 429 6 #81 girl name
1887 509 504 5 #73 girl name
1888 911 898 13 #54 girl name
1889 1,064 1,056 8 #48 girl name
1890 1,374 1,366 8 #37 girl name
1891 1,460 1,447 13 #32 girl name
1892 1,909 1,897 12 #25 girl name
1893 2,065 2,052 13 #22 girl name
1894 2,113 2,103 10 #23 girl name
1895 2,265 2,252 13 #22 girl name
1896 2,237 2,226 11 #22 girl name
1897 2,354 2,339 15 #18 girl name
1898 2,451 2,439 12 #19 girl name
1899 2,045 2,033 12 #26 girl name
1900 2,440 2,425 15 #29 girl name
1901 2,116 2,097 19 #24 girl name
1902 2,253 2,238 15 #25 girl name
1903 2,155 2,139 16 #26 girl name
1904 2,325 2,301 24 #23 girl name
1905 2,367 2,351 16 #25 girl name
1906 2,326 2,315 11 #23 girl name
1907 2,549 2,530 19 #23 girl name
1908 2,727 2,698 29 #24 girl name
1909 2,733 2,708 25 #24 girl name
1910 3,060 3,032 28 #24 girl name
1911 3,317 3,290 27 #25 girl name
1912 4,243 4,197 46 #25 girl name
1913 4,627 4,589 38 #27 girl name
1914 5,385 5,324 61 #29 girl name
1915 7,160 7,092 68 #26 girl name
1916 7,293 7,214 79 #31 girl name
1917 7,355 7,285 70 #31 girl name
1918 7,680 7,615 65 #33 girl name
1919 7,509 7,430 79 #32 girl name
1920 7,387 7,308 79 #34 girl name
1921 7,414 7,340 74 #34 girl name
1922 6,827 6,758 69 #37 girl name
1923 6,310 6,244 66 #40 girl name
1924 6,417 6,346 71 #42 girl name
1925 5,836 5,777 59 #45 girl name
1926 5,361 5,301 60 #48 girl name
1927 5,144 5,093 51 #53 girl name
1928 4,700 4,653 47 #59 girl name
1929 4,230 4,163 67 #64 girl name
1930 3,940 3,887 53 #71 girl name
1931 3,561 3,505 56 #74 girl name
1932 3,394 3,341 53 #75 girl name
1933 3,072 3,027 45 #82 girl name
1934 2,851 2,809 42 #87 girl name
1935 2,752 2,695 57 #92 girl name
1936 2,549 2,510 39 #96 girl name
1937 2,390 2,350 40
1938 2,383 2,335 48
1939 2,137 2,099 38
1940 2,111 2,067 44
1941 2,012 1,982 30
1942 1,943 1,911 32
1943 1,894 1,852 42
1944 1,692 1,661 31
1945 1,460 1,436 24
1946 1,552 1,520 32
1947 1,587 1,560 27
1948 1,368 1,347 21
1949 1,338 1,320 18
1950 1,197 1,180 17
1951 1,169 1,152 17
1952 1,078 1,057 21
1953 1,061 1,043 18
1954 1,047 1,034 13
1955 928 910 18
1956 786 769 17
1957 761 747 14
1958 656 656 0
1959 598 585 13
1960 587 577 10
1961 523 515 8
1962 463 446 17
1963 429 421 8
1964 379 363 16
1965 343 343 0
1966 301 301 0
1967 263 256 7
1968 247 241 6
1969 217 212 5
1970 239 234 5
1971 188 188 0
1972 176 169 7
1973 142 142 0
1974 142 137 5
1975 134 134 0
1976 122 115 7
1977 127 127 0
1978 131 131 0
1979 112 112 0
1980 131 131 0
1981 131 131 0
1982 120 120 0
1983 90 90 0
1984 116 116 0
1985 124 119 5
1986 121 121 0
1987 141 141 0
1988 111 111 0
1989 154 154 0
1990 145 145 0
1991 127 127 0
1992 143 143 0
1993 147 147 0
1994 153 146 7
1995 167 162 5
1996 170 170 0
1997 192 192 0
1998 219 219 0
1999 231 231 0
2000 246 246 0
2001 324 319 5
2002 319 314 5
2003 385 385 0
2004 411 404 7
2005 575 575 0
2006 681 681 0
2007 917 906 11
2008 973 966 7
2009 1,129 1,123 6
2010 1,246 1,239 7
2011 1,486 1,478 8
2012 1,784 1,784 0
2013 2,057 2,051 6
2014 2,905 2,897 8
2015 4,282 4,270 12 #63 girl name

Want to know about the popularity of the Hazel baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 248,380 babies born with the name Hazel in the United States. That's more than enough Hazels to occupy the territory of French Guiana (France) with an estimated population of 243,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 21 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hazel" was in 1918 with a total of 7,615 babies. (That's a lot of baby Hazels)

According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hazel" ranks #75 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 49 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 1918. Across the entire United States a total of 7,680 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 Hazel popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Hazel

The name "Hazel" is of English origin, and it means "The Hazel Tree". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Hazel

Hazel And Olive
Hazel E
Hazel Eyes
Hazel Gordy
Hazel Krasinski
Hazel Color
Hazel Homes
Hazel Jones
Hazel Grace
Hazel Scott

Alternative Meanings

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Z is for zany, the funny side of you!

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

L is for luster, your shine.

Your name in reverse order is "Lezah". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hezla". 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 Hazel born Jul 3, 1963

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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 North of Latin America approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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