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452k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Judith

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: From Judaea
  • #141 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1880550
188110100
1882880
188315150
188419190
188514140
188614140
188719190
188816160
188922220
189022220
189128280
189225250
189327270
189435350
189532320
189638380
189737370
189844440
189935350
190056560
190125250
190241410
190333330
190438380
190538380
190641410
190753530
190850500
190958580
191067670
191195950
19121181180
19131371370
19141641640
19152542540
19162952950
19172802800
19183313310
19193033030
19203703700
19213513510
19224124120
19234614610
19244504500
19255545540
19266516510
19276226220
19286426420
19296606600
19309529448
19311,0981,0980
19321,4331,4330
19331,8751,8696
19342,4652,4587#94 girl name
19353,8813,8738#54 girl name
19364,5914,57912#43 girl name
19376,1816,14635#34 girl name
193810,91610,87442#12 girl name
193916,70016,62575#8 girl name
194022,46222,38082#4 girl name
194123,40423,31391#6 girl name
194224,86124,78675#7 girl name
194325,29925,21089#7 girl name
194422,49922,43366#8 girl name
194520,24520,18758#9 girl name
194622,36422,30559#10 girl name
194722,03721,99839#12 girl name
194817,81317,78528#15 girl name
194917,63117,60724#16 girl name
195015,37715,35918#21 girl name
195114,95114,92922#25 girl name
195214,08914,06623#25 girl name
195311,97711,95720#30 girl name
195411,21711,19720#30 girl name
195510,44410,42420#31 girl name
19569,1269,10719#45 girl name
19578,0498,02425#53 girl name
19587,1177,1089#62 girl name
19596,5906,57020#70 girl name
19606,1666,15016#74 girl name
19615,6975,68710#83 girl name
19625,1955,18312#86 girl name
19634,7494,73910#91 girl name
19644,2084,19216#98 girl name
19653,5933,58310
19663,2253,2169
19672,6752,66510
19682,3032,29013
19692,0882,07810
19701,6831,66914
19711,4601,4546
19721,2711,2647
19731,0231,0158
19748938930
19758538530
19767477470
19777147077
19786266260
19796136130
19805975970
19816716665
19827157078
19836206137
19845745668
19855525520
198654253210
198753652610
19885235176
198952451410
19905445440
19915695618
19925335276
19935685635
19944894890
19954864860
19964704700
19974894890
19984544540
19994854850
20004124120
20014464460
20024404400
20034274270
20045295290
20055255250
20065055050
20074534530
20084164160
20093703700
20103023020
20113143140
20122932930
20132512510
20142792790

Want to know about the populiarty of Judith? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 452,444 babies born with the name Judith in the United States. That's more than enough Judiths to occupy the country of Brunei with an estimated population of 422,700 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Judith" was in 1943 with a total of 25,210 babies. (That's a lot of baby Judiths)

According to the 1943 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Judith" ranks #8 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Oregon. Imagine that, 260 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 1943. Across the entire United States a total of 25,299 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Judith" mean?

Judith (Hebrew): From Judaea

The name "Judith" is of Hebrew origin and it means "From Judaea". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

Your name in reverse order is "Htiduj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tijuhd". 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.

Where is the name Judith popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Judith in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Judith

Judi Dench

Judi Dench is an actress and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1957 to present. Judi was born in 1934 as Judith Olivia Dench in Heworth, York, England.

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Judy Greer

Judy Greer is an actress and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Judy was born in 1975 as Judith Therese Evans in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

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Judith Barsi

Judith Barsi is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1984 to 1988. Judith was born in 1978 as Judith Eva Barsi in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Trijntje Oosterhuis

Trijntje Oosterhuis is a singer and songwriter specializing in pop and jazz music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1990 to present. Trijntje was born in 1973 as Judith Katrijntje Oosterhuis in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Judith Godrèche

Judith Godrèche is an actress, author, film director, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1985 to present. Judith was born in 1972 in Paris, France.

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Judith Anderson

Judith Anderson is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1915 to 1987. Judith was born in 1897 as Frances Margaret Anderson in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.

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Past life for Judith born Apr 8, 1970

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 Portugal approximately on 1575. 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. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Judith

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