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3k
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since 1880

Honey

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Sweet as Honey
  • #4746 All Time
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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 8 8 0
1913 7 7 0
1914 6 6 0
1915 10 10 0
1917 12 12 0
1918 14 14 0
1919 13 13 0
1920 8 8 0
1921 8 8 0
1922 10 10 0
1923 10 10 0
1924 11 11 0
1925 7 7 0
1926 21 21 0
1927 27 27 0
1928 17 17 0
1929 15 15 0
1930 21 21 0
1931 15 15 0
1932 19 19 0
1933 9 9 0
1934 15 15 0
1935 19 19 0
1936 15 15 0
1937 17 17 0
1938 15 15 0
1939 20 20 0
1940 16 16 0
1941 23 23 0
1942 23 23 0
1943 27 27 0
1944 24 24 0
1945 16 16 0
1946 44 44 0
1947 30 30 0
1948 17 17 0
1949 26 26 0
1950 27 27 0
1951 13 13 0
1952 30 30 0
1953 19 19 0
1954 32 32 0
1955 28 28 0
1956 20 20 0
1957 12 12 0
1958 13 13 0
1959 26 26 0
1960 14 14 0
1961 18 18 0
1962 19 19 0
1963 20 20 0
1964 35 35 0
1965 21 21 0
1966 39 39 0
1967 19 19 0
1968 48 48 0
1969 76 76 0
1970 57 57 0
1971 73 73 0
1972 53 53 0
1973 65 65 0
1974 79 79 0
1975 71 71 0
1976 65 65 0
1977 76 76 0
1978 53 53 0
1979 70 70 0
1980 67 67 0
1981 45 45 0
1982 41 41 0
1983 35 35 0
1984 26 26 0
1985 26 26 0
1986 26 26 0
1987 18 18 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 23 23 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 15 15 0
1993 8 8 0
1994 12 12 0
1995 15 15 0
1996 18 18 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 16 16 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 23 23 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 23 23 0
2003 25 25 0
2004 77 77 0
2005 109 109 0
2006 92 92 0
2007 101 101 0
2008 90 90 0
2009 81 81 0
2010 82 82 0
2011 57 57 0
2012 73 73 0
2013 58 58 0
2014 48 48 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Honey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,239 babies born with the name Honey in the United States. That's more than enough Honeies to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Honey" was in 2005 with a total of 109 babies.

According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Honey" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1976. Across the entire United States a total of only 65 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Honey popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Honey

The name "Honey" is of American origin, and it means "Sweet as Honey". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yenoh". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yhneo". 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 Honey born Feb 14, 1959

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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