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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Hieu

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Vietnamese
  • Meaning: Pious, understanding
  • #11597 All Time
Girls
Boys
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7k Huey
2k Huy
< 1k Hoy

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1976505
197911011
198013013
198119019
198228523
198330030
198447938
198545837
198629029
198732032
198838632
198933033
199019019
199126026
199238038
199333033
199431031
199521021
199619019
199729029
199813013
199924024
200019019
200120020
200213013
200320020
200411011
200513013
200616016
200711011
200816016
200916016
2010909
201116016
2012909
2013505
201416016

Want to know about the populiarty of Hieu? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 793 babies born with the name Hieu in the United States. That's more than enough Hieus to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1976 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hieu" was in 1984 with a total of 38 babies.

According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hieu" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 13 babies in California have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of only 33 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Hieu" mean?

Hieu (Vietnamese): Pious, understanding

The name "Hieu" is of Vietnamese origin and it means "Pious, understanding". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

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

Where is the name Hieu popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Hieu in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Hieu born Jan 12, 1954

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 Egypt approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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