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Heather

Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #994).

What does the name "Heather" mean?

Heather (English): Heather Plant

The name "Heather" is of English origin and it means "Heather Plant". It's a name commonly given to girls.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

E is for elegant, born within you.

A is for able, for you surely are.

T is for time, you give to friends.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

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

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Heather? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 525,199 babies born with the name Heather in the United States. That's more than enough Heathers to occupy the country of Luxembourg with an estimated population of 511,800 (as of December 31, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1914 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Heather" was in 1975 with a total of 24,305 babies. (That's a lot of baby Heathers)

According to the 1975 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Heather" ranks #4 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 112 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1975. Across the entire United States a total of 24,372 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Heather popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Heather 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!

Celebrities named Heather

Heather Locklear

Heather Locklear is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1980 to present. Heather was born in 1961 as Heather Deen Locklear in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Heather Graham

Heather Graham is an actress, film producer, writer, and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1984 to present. Heather was born in 1970 as Heather Joan Graham in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.

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Dita von Teese

Dita von Teese is a burlesque dancer, model, costume designer, author, actress, singer, and entrepreneur. Dita was born in 1972 as Heather Renee Sweet in Rochester, Michigan, U.S.

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Laurie Holden

Laurie Holden is an actress, producer, and activist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1980 to present. Laurie was born in 1972 as Heather Laurie Holden in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Heather Morris

Heather Morris is a dancer, actress, singer, and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Heather was born in 1987 as Heather Elizabeth Morris in Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.

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Heather O'Rourke

Heather O'Rourke is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1982 to 1988. Heather was born in 1975 in San Diego, California, U.S.

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Past life for Heather born Jul 5, 1938

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 Borneo approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.