in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: Hebrew
- Meaning: God has Given
- #672 All Time
Pronunciation of Johnathan
How popular is the name "Johnathan" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Johnathan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 89,867 babies born with the name Johnathan in the United States. That's more than enough Johnathans to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). 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 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Johnathan" ranks #71 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 31 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of 2,974 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Johnathan popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Johnathan in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
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.
J is for joy, that you always bring.
O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.
H is for hope, the encouragement you give.
N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.
A is for able, for you surely are.
T is for treasure, of your friendship.
H is for honest, something you hold dear.
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
N is for neatness, your orderly way.
Your name in reverse order is "Nahtanhoj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Otannhajh". 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 8, 2007
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 Northern India approximately on 1425. 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. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Name poster for Johnathan
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.