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 Washington. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Washington 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? 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 jolly, the fun side!
E is for electric, a sparkling trait!
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
C is for change, you are able to adapt.
H is for hardy, can't keep you down!
O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.
Your name in reverse order is "Ohcirej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ecoihrj". 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 20, 1988
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 USA South-Central approximately on 1475. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Name poster for Jericho
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.