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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lancelot

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Land
  • #14579 All Time
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How popular is the name "Lancelot" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1908 5 0 5
1915 5 0 5
1916 6 0 6
1919 5 0 5
1920 6 0 6
1921 5 0 5
1924 5 0 5
1931 6 0 6
1942 5 0 5
1947 6 0 6
1949 5 0 5
1954 6 0 6
1955 6 0 6
1957 6 0 6
1958 5 0 5
1961 5 0 5
1963 5 0 5
1964 6 0 6
1965 8 0 8
1967 6 0 6
1968 7 0 7
1971 7 0 7
1972 12 0 12
1973 6 0 6
1974 7 0 7
1975 9 0 9
1976 6 0 6
1977 5 0 5
1980 8 0 8
1981 12 0 12
1982 12 0 12
1983 10 0 10
1984 18 0 18
1985 8 0 8
1986 5 0 5
1987 12 0 12
1988 10 0 10
1989 13 0 13
1990 12 0 12
1991 8 0 8
1992 16 0 16
1993 11 0 11
1994 7 0 7
1995 16 0 16
1996 11 0 11
1997 9 0 9
1998 11 0 11
1999 13 0 13
2000 11 0 11
2001 11 0 11
2002 11 0 11
2003 11 0 11
2004 14 0 14
2005 12 0 12
2006 16 0 16
2007 11 0 11
2008 10 0 10
2009 8 0 8
2010 14 0 14
2011 9 0 9
2012 9 0 9
2013 7 0 7
2014 5 0 5

Want to know about the populiarty of Lancelot? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 552 babies born with the name Lancelot in the United States. That's more than enough Lancelots to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lancelot" was in 1984 with a total of 18 babies.

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lancelot" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of only 13 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Lancelot popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

French

Origin and Meaning of Lancelot

The name "Lancelot" is of French origin, and it means "Land". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

L is for little, the little things you do.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

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

Your name in reverse order is "Tolecnal". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lclteona". 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 Lancelot born Mar 13, 1967

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 Poland approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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