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 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Johnathan" ranks #101 in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, 65 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 1,147 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 south? 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 jewel, the sparkle in your eye.
O is for openness, it's refreshing!
H is for honest, something you hold dear.
N is for noble, your regal bearing.
A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.
T is for talent, hidden or not.
H is for hug, give one today!
A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.
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 "Tjhanonah". 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 May 8, 1943
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 Eastern Australia approximately on 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Name poster for Johnathan
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.