in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Greek
- Meaning: Moon City
- #4409 All Time
Pronunciation of Jericho
How popular is the name "Jericho" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Jericho? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,618 babies born with the name Jericho in the United States. That's more than enough Jerichos 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 1970 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jericho" was in 2014 with a total of 221 babies.
According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jericho" is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 168 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Jericho popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jericho in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Jericho" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jericho as well as things modernly associated with the name Jericho such as celebrities named Jericho.
Origin and Meaning of Jericho
The name "Jericho" is of Greek origin, and it means "Moon City". It's a name commonly given to boys.
J is for joy, that you always bring.
E is for electric, a sparkling trait!
R is for rational, the way you think.
I is for ideas, that you bring to life.
C is for charm, the undeniable you.
H is for hug, give one today!
O is for ornate, nothing plain here!
Your name in reverse order is "Ohcirej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rjioech". 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 Jericho born Jul 25, 1936
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 Mexico approximately on 800. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Name poster for Jericho
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