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Popularity
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Ivey

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #3784 All Time
Girls
Boys
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42k Ivy
38k Iva

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1881 6 0 6
1883 5 5 0
1885 6 0 6
1886 5 0 5
1888 6 6 0
1890 5 5 0
1891 16 7 9
1892 15 6 9
1893 7 0 7
1894 8 0 8
1895 15 6 9
1896 13 5 8
1897 11 11 0
1898 12 6 6
1899 11 6 5
1900 8 0 8
1901 6 0 6
1902 7 7 0
1903 10 10 0
1904 18 11 7
1905 6 0 6
1906 7 0 7
1907 19 9 10
1908 19 7 12
1909 11 6 5
1910 24 12 12
1911 19 7 12
1912 29 15 14
1913 35 10 25
1914 35 14 21
1915 46 13 33
1916 45 17 28
1917 54 16 38
1918 57 20 37
1919 37 14 23
1920 45 16 29
1921 48 13 35
1922 50 16 34
1923 35 11 24
1924 43 21 22
1925 41 17 24
1926 35 14 21
1927 48 22 26
1928 39 8 31
1929 27 6 21
1930 39 9 30
1931 22 6 16
1932 37 10 27
1933 36 14 22
1934 36 13 23
1935 31 11 20
1936 36 14 22
1937 27 7 20
1938 31 7 24
1939 32 6 26
1940 38 15 23
1941 24 7 17
1942 43 13 30
1943 33 11 22
1944 21 5 16
1945 30 9 21
1946 32 5 27
1947 29 5 24
1948 25 9 16
1949 35 8 27
1950 32 12 20
1951 35 15 20
1952 39 9 30
1953 36 17 19
1954 40 15 25
1955 42 21 21
1956 45 22 23
1957 50 24 26
1958 38 15 23
1959 46 24 22
1960 43 17 26
1961 30 11 19
1962 25 11 14
1963 25 11 14
1964 26 8 18
1965 23 7 16
1966 23 11 12
1967 22 12 10
1968 26 11 15
1969 32 15 17
1970 33 19 14
1971 27 16 11
1972 26 13 13
1973 24 10 14
1974 25 14 11
1975 16 8 8
1976 23 15 8
1977 21 13 8
1978 30 22 8
1979 26 21 5
1980 39 27 12
1981 37 28 9
1982 44 33 11
1983 38 24 14
1984 29 23 6
1985 30 24 6
1986 36 30 6
1987 34 25 9
1988 31 25 6
1989 36 26 10
1990 40 33 7
1991 21 21 0
1992 33 33 0
1993 44 36 8
1994 48 48 0
1995 74 68 6
1996 74 67 7
1997 76 69 7
1998 59 59 0
1999 72 72 0
2000 79 71 8
2001 72 64 8
2002 63 63 0
2003 65 65 0
2004 61 61 0
2005 67 67 0
2006 72 72 0
2007 69 63 6
2008 68 68 0
2009 66 66 0
2010 68 62 6
2011 73 66 7
2012 87 87 0
2013 119 112 7
2014 94 88 6

Want to know about the populiarty of Ivey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,635 babies born with the name Ivey in the United States. That's more than enough Iveys to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ivey" was in 2013 with a total of 112 babies.

According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ivey" is not a popular baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of only 25 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ivey popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Ivey

The name "Ivey" is of English origin, and it means "A climbing evergreen ornamental plant. Ivy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

V is for value, the value you place on friendship.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yevi". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eiyv". 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 Ivey born Dec 9, 1953

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 Northern Africa approximately on 1500. 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.

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