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430k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jeremy

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: God Will Uplift
  • #150 All Time
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172k Jeremiah (Hebrew)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1923707
192512012
192610010
192714014
192810010
192912012
193017017
193114014
193215015
193317017
193419019
193535530
193632527
193729029
193828028
193935035
194039039
194137037
194254054
194343043
194460852
194566066
194679772
194756650
194872567
194986581
195072072
195186086
19521055100
19531097102
19541080108
19551196113
1956103598
1957100793
19581135108
19591200120
19601635158
19611957188
19621730173
19632020202
19642130213
19652845279
19662890289
19673990399
19686400640
19692,094112,083
19704,348254,323#70 boy name
19717,533447,489#45 boy name
19727,436337,403#42 boy name
19739,422609,362#33 boy name
197413,3959213,303#24 boy name
197515,2777315,204#24 boy name
197620,26212620,136#14 boy name
197721,75713921,618#15 boy name
197819,63612319,513#18 boy name
197921,14413421,010#16 boy name
198020,04314019,903#18 boy name
198119,22110819,113#22 boy name
198216,57610716,469#28 boy name
198314,3469114,255#30 boy name
198413,3438713,256#31 boy name
198513,5298413,445#30 boy name
198616,38312016,263#28 boy name
198714,57910914,470#29 boy name
198813,2539113,162#35 boy name
198913,1567813,078#34 boy name
199011,7284311,685#40 boy name
199110,4353810,397#43 boy name
19929,073309,043#47 boy name
19938,591218,570#46 boy name
19948,255288,227#47 boy name
19957,101167,085#48 boy name
19966,428186,410#56 boy name
19975,81085,802#64 boy name
19985,558185,540#68 boy name
19995,026145,012#81 boy name
20004,750154,735#84 boy name
20014,280124,268#89 boy name
20024,17064,164#95 boy name
20033,89673,889
20043,879193,860
20053,492103,482
20063,44873,441
20073,43163,425
20083,25573,248
20092,93702,937
20102,81502,815
20112,51702,517
20122,83862,832
20132,51902,519
20142,51152,506

Want to know about the populiarty of Jeremy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 429,967 babies born with the name Jeremy in the United States. That's more than enough Jeremies to occupy the country of Brunei with an estimated population of 422,700 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1923 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jeremy" was in 1977 with a total of 21,618 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jeremies)

According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jeremy" ranks #53 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, 116 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1970. Across the entire United States a total of 4,348 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 "Jeremy" mean?

Jeremy (Hebrew): God Will Uplift

The name "Jeremy" is of Hebrew origin and it means "God Will Uplift". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

J is for joy, that you always bring.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

R is for realist, the way you are.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

M is for melody, the song of life.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

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



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jeremy 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!

Celebrities named Jeremy

Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson is a journalist, presenter, columnist, and writer. Jeremy was born in 1960 as Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson in Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire, England.

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Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner is an actor, singer, and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1995 to present. Jeremy was born in 1971 as Jeremy Lee Renner in Modesto, California, U.S.

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Jeremy Sumpter

Jeremy Sumpter is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Jeremy was born in 1989 as Jeremy Robert Myron Sumpter in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, U.S.

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Jeremy Irons

Jeremy Irons is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1969 to present. Jeremy was born in 1948 in Cowes, Isle of Wight, England.

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Jeremy Piven

Jeremy Piven is an actor and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1982 to present. Jeremy was born in 1965 in Manhattan, New York City, U.S.

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Jeremy Jackson

Jeremy Jackson is an actor and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1987 to present. Jeremy was born in 1980 as Jeremy Dunn Jackson in Newport Beach, California.

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Past life for Jeremy born May 17, 1989

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 Philippines approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

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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