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Johnathan

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824k Jonathan (Hebrew)
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How popular is the baby name Johnathan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 5 0 5
1886 6 0 6
1914 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 14 0 14
1917 10 0 10
1918 7 0 7
1919 9 0 9
1920 7 0 7
1921 10 0 10
1922 9 0 9
1923 10 0 10
1924 7 0 7
1925 15 0 15
1926 9 0 9
1927 5 0 5
1928 7 0 7
1929 14 0 14
1930 10 0 10
1931 8 0 8
1932 6 0 6
1933 15 0 15
1934 6 0 6
1935 8 0 8
1936 7 0 7
1937 11 0 11
1938 12 0 12
1939 14 0 14
1940 11 0 11
1941 6 0 6
1942 13 0 13
1943 20 0 20
1944 20 0 20
1945 18 0 18
1946 19 0 19
1947 25 0 25
1948 37 0 37
1949 47 0 47
1950 39 0 39
1951 38 0 38
1952 54 0 54
1953 78 0 78
1954 79 0 79
1955 95 0 95
1956 107 0 107
1957 88 0 88
1958 107 0 107
1959 109 0 109
1960 143 0 143
1961 134 0 134
1962 231 0 231
1963 212 0 212
1964 223 0 223
1965 209 0 209
1966 259 0 259
1967 267 0 267
1968 362 0 362
1969 402 6 396
1970 503 0 503
1971 583 5 578
1972 656 0 656
1973 746 7 739
1974 677 7 670
1975 803 6 797
1976 883 8 875
1977 939 7 932
1978 962 17 945
1979 1,147 7 1,140
1980 1,415 10 1,405
1981 1,726 15 1,711
1982 1,854 18 1,836
1983 1,948 23 1,925
1984 2,112 16 2,096
1985 2,408 15 2,393
1986 2,437 20 2,417
1987 2,500 22 2,478
1988 2,685 13 2,672
1989 2,975 12 2,963
1990 3,254 8 3,246
1991 3,126 7 3,119
1992 2,895 0 2,895
1993 2,730 11 2,719
1994 2,624 13 2,611
1995 2,453 8 2,445
1996 2,569 6 2,563
1997 2,558 10 2,548
1998 2,591 0 2,591
1999 2,526 7 2,519
2000 2,468 0 2,468
2001 2,312 7 2,305
2002 2,267 5 2,262
2003 2,192 0 2,192
2004 2,188 12 2,176
2005 2,251 10 2,241
2006 2,303 0 2,303
2007 2,153 6 2,147
2008 1,962 5 1,957
2009 1,834 0 1,834
2010 1,646 0 1,646
2011 1,493 0 1,493
2012 1,401 0 1,401
2013 1,244 0 1,244
2014 1,179 0 1,179
2015 1,145 0 1,145

Want to know about the popularity of the Johnathan baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 91,027 babies born with the name Johnathan in the United States. That's more than enough Johnathans to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Johnathan" was in 1990 with a total of 3,246 babies. (That's a lot of baby Johnathans)

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Johnathan" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 36 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of 2,468 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Johnathan

The name "Johnathan" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God has Given". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Johnathan

Johnathan Mcgriff

Alternative Meanings

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for able, for you surely are.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nahtanhoj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tajanhnoh". 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 Johnathan born Mar 14, 2003

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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 Mongolia approximately on 1825. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. 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.

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