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807k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Larry

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From Laurentum, Italy
  • #63 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
188013013
1881808
1882808
188312012
188418018
188519019
188623023
188717017
188819019
188913013
189024024
189118018
189219019
189322022
189436036
189537037
189638038
189733033
189839039
189934034
190062062
190135035
190246046
190357057
190470070
190572072
190672072
190763063
190870070
190987087
19101140114
191192092
19121640164
19132120212
19142736267
19153010301
19163076301
19173308322
19184057398
19194149405
19204499440
19214910491
19224998491
19235269517
19245858577
192573410724
19268137806
19278370837
19281,081121,069
19291,278101,268
19301,732111,721
19312,157122,145#88 boy name
19322,840182,822#65 boy name
19333,266153,251#58 boy name
19344,490204,470#43 boy name
19355,996205,976#33 boy name
19367,653407,613#25 boy name
193710,3503110,319#16 boy name
193812,4244012,384#16 boy name
193914,5694514,524#14 boy name
194017,2737317,200#13 boy name
194120,1895820,131#11 boy name
194222,1576422,093#12 boy name
194323,0357022,965#12 boy name
194422,1048122,023#12 boy name
194522,8816422,817#11 boy name
194628,5208428,436#11 boy name
194735,0188134,937#10 boy name
194833,5107933,431#11 boy name
194931,8989331,805#10 boy name
195031,59510731,488#11 boy name
195130,60110030,501#11 boy name
195228,3599228,267#14 boy name
195325,2599525,164#18 boy name
195424,6718924,582#19 boy name
195522,93911822,821#19 boy name
195622,40410522,299#21 boy name
195722,01210621,906#22 boy name
195820,1609720,063#22 boy name
195918,5048718,417#25 boy name
196016,0808715,993#28 boy name
196114,6396314,576#30 boy name
196212,7716312,708#31 boy name
196311,7224611,676#36 boy name
196410,7174410,673#36 boy name
19659,462519,411#38 boy name
19668,770558,715#38 boy name
19678,383548,329#38 boy name
19688,298678,231#38 boy name
19698,358688,290#40 boy name
19708,173638,110#43 boy name
19717,812517,761#44 boy name
19726,675656,610#47 boy name
19736,148696,079#50 boy name
19745,737435,694#55 boy name
19755,356445,312#56 boy name
19764,887444,843#60 boy name
19774,890504,840#62 boy name
19784,566534,513#64 boy name
19794,431384,393#69 boy name
19804,324554,269#70 boy name
19813,990403,950#74 boy name
19823,749313,718#77 boy name
19833,411303,381#85 boy name
19843,130263,104#92 boy name
19852,975282,947#96 boy name
19862,643212,622
19872,519182,501
19882,470232,447
19892,350122,338
19902,19962,193
19912,086132,073
19921,87191,862
19931,78991,780
19941,56891,559
19951,40981,401
19961,37101,371
19971,23801,238
19981,20801,208
19991,25501,255
20001,11701,117
20011,02901,029
20029520952
20039490949
20048970897
20058270827
20067900790
20079620962
20088220822
20097810781
20108100810
20117150715
20126550655
20135800580
20145410541

Want to know about the populiarty of Larry? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 807,412 babies born with the name Larry in the United States. That's more than enough Larries to occupy the country of Guyana with an estimated population of 784,894 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 13 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Larry" was in 1947 with a total of 34,937 babies. (That's a lot of baby Larries)

According to the 1947 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Larry" ranks #11 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 581 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1947. Across the entire United States a total of 35,018 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 "Larry" mean?

Larry (English): From Laurentum, Italy

The name "Larry" is of English origin and it means "From Laurentum, Italy". It's a name commonly given to boys.

L is for life, that you live so well.

A is for able, for you surely are.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

R is for rational, the way you think.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Yrral". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rlyra". 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 Larry popular?



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

Celebrities named Larry

Larry Page

Larry Page is a computer scientist and internet entrepreneur. Larry was born in 1973 as Lawrence Page in East Lansing, Michigan, U.S.

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Larry Bird

Larry Bird is a basketball biography. Larry was born in 1956 in West Baden, Indiana.

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Larry David

Larry David is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Larry was born in 1947 as Lawrence Gene David in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Larry King

Larry King is a radio and television personality with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1957 to present. Larry was born in 1933 as Lawrence Harvey Zeiger in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Larry Fitzgerald

Larry Fitzgerald is a NFL player. Larry was born in 1983 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Larry Hagman

Larry Hagman is an actor, director, and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1950 to 2012. Larry was born in 1931 as Larry Martin Hagman in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

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Past life for Larry born Nov 22, 1997

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 Philippines approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

Name poster for Larry

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

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