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Popularity
27k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Heath

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Heathland
  • #1403 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1913909
1915606
1916808
191714014
1918808
192019019
192113013
192213013
1923606
1924707
1925606
1926707
1927707
1929505
1930808
1932505
1933505
1934505
1935505
1936707
1937505
1940707
1941505
1942909
1943707
1944808
1945505
1946505
1948909
1949707
1950505
1951707
195210010
1953606
195510010
1956505
1958707
1959707
196011011
1961606
196210010
1963606
196410010
196537037
19664330433
19675160516
19685480548
19695306524
19707636757
19711,063101,053
19721,24391,234
19731,084101,074
19741,266151,251
19751,21161,205
19761,162111,151
19771,089101,079
19781,03081,022
19791,0068998
19809159906
198180210792
19827145709
19836607653
19846488640
19856018593
19865715566
19875848576
19885597552
19895350535
19904615456
19913900390
19923500350
19933630363
19943720372
19952985293
19962610261
19972590259
19982680268
19992060206
20001870187
20012160216
20022750275
20032550255
20042925287
20052420242
20062670267
20072210221
20083240324
20093550355
20102930293
20112490249
20122440244
20132460246
20142260226

Want to know about the populiarty of Heath? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 27,020 babies born with the name Heath in the United States. That's more than enough Heaths to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Heath" was in 1974 with a total of 1,251 babies. (That's a lot of baby Heaths)

According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Heath" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, 42 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 1,006 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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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Heath

The name "Heath" is of English origin, and it means "Heathland". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger is an actor and music video director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1993 to 2008. Heath was born in 1979 as Heath Andrew Ledger in Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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Alternative Meanings

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

Your name in reverse order is "Htaeh". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ethah". 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 Heath born Sep 20, 2012

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 Mongolia approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. 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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