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Irwin

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 22 0 22
1881 28 0 28
1882 20 0 20
1883 28 0 28
1884 34 0 34
1885 12 0 12
1886 18 0 18
1887 21 0 21
1888 18 0 18
1889 22 0 22
1890 17 0 17
1891 14 0 14
1892 23 0 23
1893 20 0 20
1894 21 0 21
1895 39 0 39
1896 27 0 27
1897 33 0 33
1898 38 0 38
1899 26 0 26
1900 32 0 32
1901 24 0 24
1902 23 0 23
1903 24 0 24
1904 40 0 40
1905 30 0 30
1906 38 0 38
1907 30 0 30
1908 43 0 43
1909 53 0 53
1910 49 0 49
1911 56 0 56
1912 126 0 126
1913 125 0 125
1914 187 0 187
1915 261 0 261
1916 244 0 244
1917 254 0 254
1918 297 5 292
1919 308 0 308
1920 333 0 333
1921 329 0 329
1922 363 0 363
1923 405 0 405
1924 488 0 488
1925 534 7 527
1926 463 0 463
1927 518 0 518
1928 507 0 507
1929 500 0 500
1930 486 0 486
1931 468 0 468
1932 399 0 399
1933 368 0 368
1934 364 0 364
1935 381 0 381
1936 369 0 369
1937 289 0 289
1938 233 0 233
1939 245 0 245
1940 229 0 229
1941 207 0 207
1942 232 0 232
1943 187 0 187
1944 168 0 168
1945 186 0 186
1946 175 0 175
1947 179 0 179
1948 149 0 149
1949 138 0 138
1950 146 0 146
1951 144 0 144
1952 139 0 139
1953 113 0 113
1954 120 0 120
1955 106 0 106
1956 105 0 105
1957 100 0 100
1958 81 0 81
1959 85 0 85
1960 86 0 86
1961 88 0 88
1962 56 0 56
1963 66 0 66
1964 65 0 65
1965 57 0 57
1966 44 0 44
1967 34 0 34
1968 38 0 38
1969 41 0 41
1970 34 0 34
1971 31 0 31
1972 19 0 19
1973 28 0 28
1974 32 0 32
1975 29 0 29
1976 26 0 26
1977 22 0 22
1978 17 0 17
1979 25 0 25
1980 30 0 30
1981 32 0 32
1982 21 0 21
1983 23 0 23
1984 40 0 40
1985 30 0 30
1986 19 0 19
1987 21 0 21
1988 43 0 43
1989 50 0 50
1990 44 0 44
1991 61 0 61
1992 56 0 56
1993 44 0 44
1994 34 0 34
1995 37 0 37
1996 41 0 41
1997 32 0 32
1998 35 0 35
1999 36 0 36
2000 38 0 38
2001 36 0 36
2002 43 0 43
2003 36 0 36
2004 40 0 40
2005 30 0 30
2006 44 0 44
2007 47 0 47
2008 32 0 32
2009 18 0 18
2010 25 0 25
2011 27 0 27
2012 26 0 26
2013 9 0 9
2014 12 0 12
2015 18 0 18

Want to know about the popularity of the Irwin baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,804 babies born with the name Irwin in the United States. That's more than enough Irwins to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 22 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Irwin" was in 1925 with a total of 527 babies.

According to the 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Irwin" ranks #95 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 7 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1931. Across the entire United States a total of 468 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Irwin popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Irwin

The name "Irwin" is of American origin, and it means "From Irvine, Scotland". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Irwin Winkler

Irwin Winkler is a directorproducer. Irwin was born in 1931 in New York City, United States.

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Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg is a writer and poet. Allen was born in 1926 as Irwin Allen Ginsberg in Newark, New Jersey, United States.

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Paul Mazursky

Paul Mazursky is a film director, screenwriter, and actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1953 to 2014. Paul was born in 1930 as Irwin Lawrence Mazursky in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Irwin

Irwin Allen
Irwin Corey
Irwin Keyes
Irwin Stone
Irwin Naturals
Irwin Seating
Irwin Tools
Irwin Tools Night Race
Irwin Schiff
Irwin Pa

Alternative Meanings

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

I is for ideals, no higher!

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Niwri". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Winir". 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 Irwin born May 13, 1954

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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 Turkey approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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