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338k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Juan

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: God is Gracious
  • #200 All Time
  • #98 in 2014
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5.1m John (Hebrew)
485k Joan (Hebrew)
481k Jean (English)
368k Jane (English)
211k Joanne (English)
163k Jeanne (French)
99k Joanna (English)
76k Jan (Dutch)
49k Johanna (German)
44k Jana (Slavic)
36k Jeannie (French)
28k Jayne (American)

How popular is the name "Juan" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 39 0 39
1881 45 0 45
1882 39 0 39
1883 50 0 50
1884 56 0 56
1885 54 0 54
1886 69 0 69
1887 57 0 57
1888 56 0 56
1889 61 0 61
1890 50 0 50
1891 42 0 42
1892 55 0 55
1893 51 0 51
1894 50 0 50
1895 61 0 61
1896 63 0 63
1897 53 0 53
1898 53 0 53
1899 60 0 60
1900 84 0 84
1901 78 0 78
1902 68 0 68
1903 75 0 75
1904 81 0 81
1905 93 0 93
1906 88 0 88
1907 121 0 121
1908 101 0 101
1909 123 0 123
1910 150 0 150
1911 152 0 152
1912 217 0 217
1913 243 0 243
1914 299 0 299
1915 353 5 348
1916 344 6 338
1917 413 6 407
1918 436 0 436
1919 531 7 524
1920 615 9 606
1921 577 5 572
1922 630 10 620
1923 652 7 645
1924 757 17 740
1925 739 18 721
1926 662 15 647
1927 771 12 759
1928 879 22 857
1929 897 21 876
1930 927 21 906
1931 763 19 744
1932 676 24 652
1933 646 16 630
1934 643 8 635
1935 644 16 628
1936 592 12 580
1937 593 22 571
1938 655 15 640
1939 637 14 623
1940 693 17 676
1941 682 20 662
1942 732 16 716
1943 852 18 834
1944 913 14 899
1945 1,028 17 1,011
1946 1,150 19 1,131
1947 1,347 31 1,316
1948 1,487 13 1,474
1949 1,856 24 1,832
1950 2,051 23 2,028
1951 1,866 29 1,837
1952 1,882 23 1,859
1953 1,908 23 1,885
1954 1,893 26 1,867
1955 1,791 14 1,777
1956 1,770 24 1,746
1957 1,920 20 1,900
1958 1,963 29 1,934
1959 1,954 30 1,924
1960 2,112 30 2,082
1961 2,081 29 2,052
1962 2,175 25 2,150
1963 2,276 29 2,247
1964 2,256 28 2,228
1965 2,221 24 2,197
1966 2,406 20 2,386
1967 2,499 26 2,473
1968 2,660 30 2,630
1969 3,049 26 3,023
1970 3,492 23 3,469 #95 boy name
1971 3,668 29 3,639 #81 boy name
1972 3,726 53 3,673 #73 boy name
1973 4,140 51 4,089 #67 boy name
1974 4,477 45 4,432 #64 boy name
1975 4,762 66 4,696 #60 boy name
1976 5,110 62 5,048 #58 boy name
1977 4,624 65 4,559 #64 boy name
1978 4,876 45 4,831 #62 boy name
1979 5,007 68 4,939 #61 boy name
1980 5,499 69 5,430 #59 boy name
1981 5,540 50 5,490 #60 boy name
1982 5,170 55 5,115 #61 boy name
1983 4,962 70 4,892 #62 boy name
1984 4,681 46 4,635 #64 boy name
1985 4,912 64 4,848 #65 boy name
1986 5,123 48 5,075 #65 boy name
1987 5,015 42 4,973 #66 boy name
1988 5,212 47 5,165 #68 boy name
1989 5,812 41 5,771 #63 boy name
1990 6,795 60 6,735 #61 boy name
1991 6,886 52 6,834 #60 boy name
1992 7,001 56 6,945 #56 boy name
1993 6,944 51 6,893 #55 boy name
1994 7,249 45 7,204 #51 boy name
1995 7,014 33 6,981 #50 boy name
1996 7,042 33 7,009 #52 boy name
1997 7,134 21 7,113 #54 boy name
1998 7,382 22 7,360 #52 boy name
1999 7,833 37 7,796 #46 boy name
2000 7,742 35 7,707 #48 boy name
2001 7,461 19 7,442 #54 boy name
2002 7,843 26 7,817 #54 boy name
2003 7,847 20 7,827 #55 boy name
2004 8,160 35 8,125 #54 boy name
2005 8,251 26 8,225 #55 boy name
2006 7,949 16 7,933 #61 boy name
2007 7,431 18 7,413 #63 boy name
2008 7,041 15 7,026 #66 boy name
2009 6,297 17 6,280 #67 boy name
2010 5,235 0 5,235 #76 boy name
2011 4,682 6 4,676 #89 boy name
2012 4,283 6 4,277 #92 boy name
2013 3,881 6 3,875 #100 boy name
2014 3,895 8 3,887 #98 boy name

Want to know about the populiarty of Juan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 337,628 babies born with the name Juan in the United States. That's more than enough Juans to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 39 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Juan" was in 2005 with a total of 8,225 babies. (That's a lot of baby Juans)

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Juan" ranks #49 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Oregon. Imagine that, 107 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of 8,251 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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Where is the name Juan popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Juan

The name "Juan" is of Spanish origin, and it means "God is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Jean Reno

Jean Reno is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1977 to present. Jean was born in 1948 as Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jimenez in Casablanca, Morocco.

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Juan Luis Guerra

Juan Luis Guerra is a record producer, songwriter, musician, and composer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Juan was born in 1956 as Juan Luis Guerra Seijas.

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Juan Pablo Montoya

Juan Pablo Montoya is a racing driver. Juan was born in 1975 as Juan Pablo Montoya Roldan in Bogota, Colombia.

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Jon Secada

Jon Secada is a singer-songwriter specializing in pop and latin pop music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Jon was born in 1961 as Juan Francisco Secada Martinez in Havana, Cuba.

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Juan Soler

Juan Soler is an actor, rugby player, and model. Juan was born in 1966 as Juan Soler Valls Quiroga in San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina.

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Juan Pablo Angel

Juan Pablo Angel is a football biography. Juan was born in 1975 in Medellin, Colombia.

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Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

U is for unique, your love of life.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nauj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Uajn". 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 Juan born Feb 26, 1955

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 Northern Australia approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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