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383k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Judy

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From Judaea
  • #171 All Time
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29k Jude (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1880550
1881550
1882550
1884550
1885660
1886990
1889660
1890770
189110100
1892660
189311110
1894990
189511110
1896550
189712120
189812120
189912120
190012120
190111110
190218180
190311110
190414140
190513130
190613130
190713130
190815150
190932320
191029290
191138380
191252520
191352520
191468680
191584840
19161171170
19171361360
19181431430
19191691690
19202012010
19212052050
19222232230
19232312310
19242762760
19253123120
19263373370
19272952950
19282452450
19293073025
19303663660
19313953950
19325935885
19337327275
19349609600
19351,4741,4740
19361,9941,9877
19372,7522,74111#91 girl name
19385,0124,99319#41 girl name
19398,1198,08336#28 girl name
194011,42411,38143#16 girl name
194114,02913,96465#16 girl name
194215,72615,66957#15 girl name
194317,43117,37952#13 girl name
194417,17417,11757#12 girl name
194517,05217,00349#13 girl name
194620,52020,47842#11 girl name
194721,06921,03336#14 girl name
194817,75117,70447#16 girl name
194916,01715,98235#20 girl name
195014,23214,20626#25 girl name
195114,04114,00536#26 girl name
195213,66613,64719#26 girl name
195312,74512,71827#27 girl name
195411,65611,63224#29 girl name
195510,39410,36727#32 girl name
195610,21510,19322#35 girl name
195710,57410,54331#38 girl name
195810,85010,83218#36 girl name
19599,9089,88325#41 girl name
19608,8898,86425#48 girl name
19617,9357,91619#58 girl name
19627,0807,05822#63 girl name
19636,1496,13118#70 girl name
19645,5545,53519#74 girl name
19654,2544,24311#86 girl name
19663,5263,50917#97 girl name
19672,8122,80012
19682,2802,26911
19692,0182,00711
19701,8431,82815
19711,5311,5229
19721,2701,25911
19731,0451,03411
19749309300
19757567497
19766156150
19776376325
19785555550
19795365360
19805545495
19816026020
19826186135
198353152110
19845195136
19854654587
19864144140
19874174116
19884164106
19893633630
19904024020
19912962960
19923393390
19932702700
19942442440
19952622620
19962362360
19972142140
19982042040
19991951950
20001891890
20011571570
20021631630
20031591590
20041641640
20051461460
20061271270
20071441440
20081181180
20091111110
20101221220
201194940
20121201200
20131531530
20141461460

Want to know about the populiarty of Judy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 382,568 babies born with the name Judy in the United States. That's more than enough Judies to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Judy" was in 1947 with a total of 21,033 babies. (That's a lot of baby Judies)

According to the 1961 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Judy" ranks #60 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 22 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1961. Across the entire United States a total of 7,935 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 "Judy" mean?

Judy (English): From Judaea

The name "Judy" is of English origin and it means "From Judaea". It's a name commonly given to girls.

J is for joy, that you always bring.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yduj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ujyd". 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 Judy popular?



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

Celebrities named Judy

Judy Garland

Judy Garland is an actress, singer, and vaudevillian with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1924 to 1969. Judy was born in 1922 as Frances Ethel Gumm in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, United States.

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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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Judy Reyes

Judy Reyes is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1992 to present. Judy was born in 1968 in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Judy Davis

Judy Davis is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1977 to present. Judy was born in 1955 in Perth, Western Australia.

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Judy Norton-Taylor

Judy was born in 1958.

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Judy Geeson

Judy Geeson is an actor with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1963 to present. Judy was born in 1948 in Arundel, Sussex, England, United Kingdom.

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Past life for Judy born Nov 28, 1977

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 Tibet approximately on 1525. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

Name poster for Judy

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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