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Heidi

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Of Noble Kin
  • #494 All Time
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< 1k Haide (Spanish)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1929 8 8 0
1930 10 10 0
1931 8 8 0
1933 8 8 0
1934 15 15 0
1935 11 11 0
1936 11 11 0
1937 18 18 0
1938 50 50 0
1939 52 52 0
1940 40 40 0
1941 43 43 0
1942 70 70 0
1943 92 92 0
1944 100 100 0
1945 83 83 0
1946 154 154 0
1947 203 203 0
1948 237 237 0
1949 248 248 0
1950 247 247 0
1951 319 319 0
1952 411 411 0
1953 681 681 0
1954 866 866 0
1955 1,030 1,030 0
1956 1,352 1,352 0
1957 1,452 1,452 0
1958 1,943 1,943 0
1959 1,911 1,911 0
1960 2,348 2,343 5
1961 2,527 2,522 5
1962 2,662 2,657 5
1963 2,946 2,939 7
1964 3,458 3,451 7
1965 3,564 3,559 5
1966 3,975 3,967 8 #87 girl name
1967 3,879 3,867 12 #88 girl name
1968 3,916 3,909 7 #89 girl name
1969 4,547 4,531 16 #81 girl name
1970 4,660 4,644 16 #81 girl name
1971 4,731 4,716 15 #77 girl name
1972 4,740 4,722 18 #64 girl name
1973 4,406 4,394 12 #65 girl name
1974 4,701 4,686 15 #60 girl name
1975 4,306 4,292 14 #66 girl name
1976 3,908 3,891 17 #70 girl name
1977 3,660 3,642 18 #81 girl name
1978 3,586 3,567 19 #83 girl name
1979 3,693 3,671 22 #83 girl name
1980 4,047 4,026 21 #79 girl name
1981 3,746 3,738 8 #84 girl name
1982 3,410 3,391 19 #86 girl name
1983 2,926 2,914 12 #94 girl name
1984 2,675 2,666 9
1985 2,329 2,321 8
1986 2,128 2,122 6
1987 1,921 1,912 9
1988 1,757 1,746 11
1989 1,549 1,539 10
1990 1,465 1,465 0
1991 1,328 1,328 0
1992 1,242 1,242 0
1993 1,147 1,142 5
1994 1,015 1,015 0
1995 961 961 0
1996 992 992 0
1997 885 885 0
1998 848 848 0
1999 914 914 0
2000 879 879 0
2001 830 830 0
2002 954 954 0
2003 977 977 0
2004 933 933 0
2005 992 992 0
2006 1,123 1,123 0
2007 1,120 1,120 0
2008 1,167 1,167 0
2009 1,116 1,116 0
2010 1,069 1,069 0
2011 951 951 0
2012 930 930 0
2013 899 899 0
2014 954 954 0
2015 952 952 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Heidi baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 141,017 babies born with the name Heidi in the United States. That's more than enough Heidis to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1929 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Heidi" was in 1972 with a total of 4,722 babies. (That's a lot of baby Heidis)

According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Heidi" ranks #40 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Iowa. Imagine that, 99 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of 3,586 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 "Heidi" mean? The list below shows the origins of Heidi as well as things modernly associated with the name Heidi such as celebrities named Heidi.

Origin and Meaning of Heidi

The name "Heidi" is of German origin, and it means "Of Noble Kin". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Heidi Klum

Heidi Klum is an actress, television host, fashion designer, and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to present. Heidi was born in 1973 in Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany.

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Heidi Montag

Heidi Montag is a television personality, singer, fashion designer, and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Heidi was born in 1986 as Heidi Blair Montag in Crested Butte, Colorado, U.S.

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Heidi Mueller

Heidi Mueller is an actress. Heidi was born in 1982 as '''Heidi Jo Mueller''' in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Heidi Fleiss

Heidi Fleiss is a madam and television personality. Heidi was born in 1965 as Heidi Lynne Fleiss in Los Feliz, Los Angeles, California, US.

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Hudson Leick

Hudson Leick is an actress, model, yoga instructor, and intuitive counselor with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to present. Hudson was born in 1969 as Heidi Hudson Leick in Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.

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Frankie Rayder

Frankie Rayder is a model. Frankie was born in 1975 as Heidi Rayder in River Falls, Wisconsin, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Heidi

Heidi Heitkamp
Heidi Klum Age
Heidi Swedberg
Heidi Watney
Heidi Klum Donald Trump
Heidi Powell
Heidi Rhoades

Alternative Meanings

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

I is for ideals, no higher!

Your name in reverse order is "Idieh". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Edhii". 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 Heidi born Jan 13, 1952

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 USA South-East approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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