in the U.S.
Gender: Neutral. Ranked #338 most popular
What does the name "Kim" mean?
Kim (English): Short form of Kimberly or Kimball
The name "Kim" is of English origin and it means "Short form of Kimberly or Kimball". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 33 other names that are similar to this one.
K is for keen, your sense of honesty.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
M is for mirth, your laughter.
Your name in reverse order is "Mik". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kim". 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.
How popular is the name "Kim" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Kim? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 214,158 babies born with the name Kim in the United States. That's more than enough Kims to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kim" was in 1960 with a total of 12,474 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kims)
According to the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kim" ranks #24 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 68 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1957. Across the entire United States a total of 13,405 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Kim popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kim in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Kim
Past life for Kim born Jun 1, 1933
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 Southern England approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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