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Lamont

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: From the mountain
  • #1522 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Lamont in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 0 5
1908 5 0 5
1909 6 0 6
1911 5 0 5
1912 9 0 9
1913 13 0 13
1914 15 0 15
1915 16 0 16
1916 26 0 26
1917 22 0 22
1918 30 0 30
1919 25 0 25
1920 22 0 22
1921 30 0 30
1922 32 0 32
1923 27 0 27
1924 19 0 19
1925 26 0 26
1926 25 0 25
1927 32 0 32
1928 31 0 31
1929 32 0 32
1930 42 0 42
1931 30 0 30
1932 36 0 36
1933 38 0 38
1934 34 0 34
1935 23 0 23
1936 19 0 19
1937 41 0 41
1938 44 0 44
1939 56 0 56
1940 64 0 64
1941 94 0 94
1942 103 0 103
1943 94 0 94
1944 103 0 103
1945 101 0 101
1946 149 0 149
1947 145 0 145
1948 172 0 172
1949 192 0 192
1950 194 0 194
1951 204 0 204
1952 183 0 183
1953 201 0 201
1954 231 0 231
1955 208 0 208
1956 198 0 198
1957 227 0 227
1958 234 0 234
1959 252 0 252
1960 233 7 226
1961 271 0 271
1962 268 0 268
1963 294 0 294
1964 346 6 340
1965 335 0 335
1966 345 0 345
1967 380 5 375
1968 430 7 423
1969 452 9 443
1970 542 8 534
1971 532 9 523
1972 1,059 20 1,039
1973 922 21 901
1974 834 10 824
1975 673 13 660
1976 606 7 599
1977 537 5 532
1978 551 10 541
1979 531 11 520
1980 485 0 485
1981 408 6 402
1982 368 0 368
1983 321 5 316
1984 320 0 320
1985 291 0 291
1986 326 0 326
1987 299 0 299
1988 307 0 307
1989 338 6 332
1990 314 0 314
1991 314 0 314
1992 342 0 342
1993 322 0 322
1994 285 0 285
1995 272 0 272
1996 222 0 222
1997 226 0 226
1998 223 0 223
1999 228 0 228
2000 214 0 214
2001 211 0 211
2002 187 0 187
2003 214 0 214
2004 184 0 184
2005 165 0 165
2006 190 0 190
2007 223 0 223
2008 210 0 210
2009 181 0 181
2010 174 0 174
2011 170 0 170
2012 159 0 159
2013 136 0 136
2014 135 0 135
2015 119 0 119

Want to know about the popularity of the Lamont baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 23,389 babies born with the name Lamont in the United States. That's more than enough Lamonts to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lamont" was in 1972 with a total of 1,039 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lamonts)

According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lamont" ranks #71 in popularity as a baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 31 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1972. Across the entire United States a total of 1,059 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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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Lamont

The name "Lamont" is of French origin, and it means "From the mountain". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Lamont Bentley

Lamont Bentley is an actor and rapper with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to 2005. Lamont was born in 1973 as Artimus Lamont Bentley in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.

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Lamont Jordan

Lamont Jordan is a NFL player. Lamont was born in 1978 in Forestville, Maryland.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Lamont

Lamont Easter
Lamont Hill
Lamont Peterson
Lamont Randall
Lamont Dozier
Lamont Wade
Lamont Street Collective
Lamont Elementary School

Alternative Meanings

L is for little, the little things you do.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

N is for nice, need I say more?

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

Your name in reverse order is "Tnomal". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ltamno". 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 Lamont born Jan 19, 1923

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 Central Africa approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

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 - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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