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Judah

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How popular is the baby name Judah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 5 0 5
1917 7 0 7
1918 5 0 5
1919 6 0 6
1920 8 0 8
1921 5 0 5
1922 6 0 6
1923 13 0 13
1924 12 0 12
1926 6 0 6
1928 9 0 9
1930 6 0 6
1931 9 0 9
1932 8 0 8
1933 6 0 6
1934 10 0 10
1937 5 0 5
1940 5 0 5
1945 8 0 8
1947 7 0 7
1948 5 0 5
1949 7 0 7
1950 8 0 8
1952 5 0 5
1953 10 0 10
1954 13 0 13
1955 9 0 9
1956 9 0 9
1957 6 0 6
1958 10 0 10
1959 8 0 8
1960 10 0 10
1961 11 0 11
1962 6 0 6
1963 10 0 10
1964 9 0 9
1965 10 0 10
1966 16 0 16
1967 10 0 10
1968 14 0 14
1969 11 0 11
1970 14 0 14
1971 24 0 24
1972 25 0 25
1973 24 0 24
1974 44 0 44
1975 37 0 37
1976 34 0 34
1977 55 0 55
1978 54 0 54
1979 38 0 38
1980 37 0 37
1981 60 0 60
1982 40 0 40
1983 54 0 54
1984 48 0 48
1985 43 0 43
1986 47 0 47
1987 50 0 50
1988 75 5 70
1989 55 0 55
1990 73 5 68
1991 61 0 61
1992 65 0 65
1993 79 8 71
1994 83 0 83
1995 113 9 104
1996 99 9 90
1997 138 10 128
1998 150 11 139
1999 174 9 165
2000 214 15 199
2001 252 14 238
2002 309 14 295
2003 324 18 306
2004 428 18 410
2005 501 20 481
2006 553 23 530
2007 714 23 691
2008 790 20 770
2009 1,016 27 989
2010 1,139 29 1,110
2011 1,255 30 1,225
2012 1,320 25 1,295
2013 1,372 30 1,342
2014 1,567 34 1,533
2015 1,652 30 1,622

Want to know about the popularity of the Judah baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,642 babies born with the name Judah in the United States. That's more than enough Judahs to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Judah" was in 2015 with a total of 1,622 babies. (That's a lot of baby Judahs)

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Judah" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of only 55 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Judah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Judah

The name "Judah" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Praised". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Judah

Judah And The Lion
Judah Christian Center
Judah Friedlander
Judah In The Bible
Judah Benjamin
Judah Smith
Judah Temple

Alternative Meanings

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

U is for unique, your love of life.

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

A is for able, for you surely are.

H is for hand, that you always give.

Your name in reverse order is "Haduj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Huajd". 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 Judah born Mar 27, 1952

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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 Sumatra approximately on 425. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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