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42k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Ivy

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Climbing Vine Plant
  • #1076 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
188038335
1881523814
188255469
188351447
188455478
188550500
1886766115
1887665610
188881729
1889716110
189074668
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1910957223
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191214611135
191313310627
191418012852
191522016258
191624918861
191721415460
191822315964
191920014753
192019414153
192120814365
192219314251
192314810246
192417912554
192519312469
192617212151
192716711255
19281378948
19291287949
19301459451
19311449846
19321298049
19331178631
19341087632
19351147143
1936977027
1937996930
19381037429
19391067234
1940886622
19411076938
19421097138
19431047133
19441006139
1945986137
19461026141
194715511936
194815412430
194915912930
195019315934
195121316548
195222819731
195325220547
195423219537
195530226537
195634932227
195738835335
195837433341
195935731740
196030127328
196123621026
196223020525
196320817632
196420617927
196521919821
196617915425
196714713413
196822019426
196926724027
197028425529
197123621422
197229326924
197326123724
197428126417
197530428915
197622720621
197726925118
197827926712
197934432222
198029728215
198129727918
198231129318
198330629115
198426925910
198539837820
198638237012
198738937118
19883093045
198929527817
199028526619
199123822612
19922912865
199343342013
199449948118
199562761413
199665964613
199770468717
19987287280
199977075911
20008858796
20018448368
20027297218
200376174813
200481480212
20051,0571,04413
200699798512
20071,1311,1265
20081,1341,12113
20091,0191,0190
20101,0951,0869
20111,2161,2106
20121,7061,69214
20132,1042,09113
20142,2852,26916

Want to know about the populiarty of Ivy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 42,260 babies born with the name Ivy in the United States. That's more than enough Ivies to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 38 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ivy" was in 2014 with a total of 2,269 babies. (That's a lot of baby Ivies)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ivy" ranks #101 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Washington. Imagine that, 65 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 2,285 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Ivy" mean?

Ivy (English): Climbing Vine Plant

The name "Ivy" is of English origin and it means "Climbing Vine Plant". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 5 other names that are similar to this one.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

V is for virtue, a trait you hold dear.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yvi". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yvi". 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 Ivy popular?



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

Celebrities named Ivy

Ivy Yi

Ivy was born in 1978.

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Past life for Ivy born Nov 16, 1945

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 Poland approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Name poster for Ivy

Name poster for Ivy(click to save the high quality version)

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