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since 1880

Lancelot

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Land
  • #14674 All Time
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How popular is the baby 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
2015 11 0 11

Want to know about the popularity of the Lancelot baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 563 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 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lancelot" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 16 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Lancelot popular?

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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.

Origin and Meaning of Lancelot

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Lancelot

Lancelot Andrewes
Lancelot Kingsman
Lancelot Merlin
Lancelot Once Upon A Time
Lancelot Owens Jr
Lancelot Owens Sr
Lancelot Du Lac
Lancelot Link
Lancelot Jones

Alternative Meanings

L is for loyalty, that you show.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

C is for confident, no doubts here!

E is for elegant, born within you.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

T is for talent, hidden or not.

Your name in reverse order is "Tolecnal". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Cnlatoel". 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 Oct 2, 2011

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 Central England approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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