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Juan

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5.1m John (Hebrew)
485k Joan (Hebrew)
481k Jean (English)
369k Jane (English)
212k Joanne (English)
163k Jeanne (French)
100k Joanna (English)
76k Jan (Dutch)
50k Johanna (German)
44k Jana (Slavic)
36k Jeannie (French)
28k Jayne (American)

How popular is the baby 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 651 7 644
1924 758 17 741
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 654 15 639
1939 638 14 624
1940 693 17 676
1941 682 20 662
1942 732 16 716
1943 852 18 834
1944 914 14 900
1945 1,028 17 1,011
1946 1,150 19 1,131
1947 1,346 31 1,315
1948 1,489 13 1,476
1949 1,855 24 1,831
1950 2,051 24 2,027
1951 1,870 29 1,841
1952 1,878 23 1,855
1953 1,913 23 1,890
1954 1,892 26 1,866
1955 1,789 14 1,775
1956 1,772 24 1,748
1957 1,917 20 1,897
1958 1,965 29 1,936
1959 1,955 30 1,925
1960 2,110 30 2,080
1961 2,082 29 2,053
1962 2,175 25 2,150
1963 2,275 29 2,246
1964 2,256 28 2,228
1965 2,220 24 2,196
1966 2,406 20 2,386
1967 2,499 26 2,473
1968 2,660 30 2,630
1969 3,048 26 3,022
1970 3,492 23 3,469 #95 boy name
1971 3,668 29 3,639 #81 boy name
1972 3,727 53 3,674 #73 boy name
1973 4,139 51 4,088 #67 boy name
1974 4,480 45 4,435 #64 boy name
1975 4,762 66 4,696 #60 boy name
1976 5,111 62 5,049 #58 boy name
1977 4,625 65 4,560 #64 boy name
1978 4,877 45 4,832 #62 boy name
1979 5,009 68 4,941 #61 boy name
1980 5,501 69 5,432 #59 boy name
1981 5,541 50 5,491 #60 boy name
1982 5,170 55 5,115 #61 boy name
1983 4,963 70 4,893 #62 boy name
1984 4,684 46 4,638 #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 6,797 60 6,737 #61 boy name
1991 6,884 52 6,832 #60 boy name
1992 7,003 55 6,948 #56 boy name
1993 6,945 51 6,894 #55 boy name
1994 7,249 45 7,204 #51 boy name
1995 7,015 33 6,982 #50 boy name
1996 7,044 33 7,011 #52 boy name
1997 7,134 21 7,113 #54 boy name
1998 7,382 22 7,360 #52 boy name
1999 7,835 37 7,798 #46 boy name
2000 7,742 35 7,707 #48 boy name
2001 7,465 19 7,446 #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 8,252 26 8,226 #55 boy name
2006 7,949 16 7,933 #61 boy name
2007 7,433 18 7,415 #63 boy name
2008 7,043 15 7,028 #66 boy name
2009 6,298 17 6,281 #67 boy name
2010 5,237 0 5,237 #76 boy name
2011 4,682 6 4,676 #89 boy name
2012 4,285 6 4,279 #92 boy name
2013 3,883 6 3,877 #100 boy name
2014 3,906 8 3,898 #98 boy name
2015 3,517 7 3,510

Want to know about the popularity of the Juan baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 341,196 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 8,226 babies. (That's a lot of baby Juans)

According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Juan" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, 100 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of 7,044 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.

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.

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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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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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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Other Inspirations for the Name Juan

Juan Dixon
Juan Vargas
Juan Williams
Juan Gabriel
Juan Manuel Marquez
Juan Pablo
Juan Peron
Juan Cuadrado

Alternative Meanings

J is for jolly, the fun side!

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nauj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Anju". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Juan born Mar 26, 1979

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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 Bulgaria approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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