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Popularity
56k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Laverne

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: The Alder Tree
  • #895 All Time
Girls
Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 13 7 6
1886 6 6 0
1888 12 5 7
1889 15 8 7
1890 16 9 7
1891 6 6 0
1892 18 12 6
1893 10 10 0
1894 21 15 6
1895 26 20 6
1896 35 26 9
1897 32 24 8
1898 36 26 10
1899 26 26 0
1900 50 39 11
1901 50 42 8
1902 49 37 12
1903 51 41 10
1904 61 47 14
1905 77 53 24
1906 89 73 16
1907 83 58 25
1908 114 91 23
1909 125 100 25
1910 160 134 26
1911 181 136 45
1912 304 225 79
1913 407 288 119
1914 541 379 162
1915 795 564 231
1916 885 642 243
1917 1,037 762 275
1918 1,308 965 343
1919 1,281 944 337
1920 1,469 1,094 375
1921 1,568 1,163 405
1922 1,628 1,214 414
1923 1,721 1,307 414
1924 1,785 1,383 402
1925 1,736 1,335 401
1926 1,725 1,326 399
1927 1,753 1,332 421
1928 1,722 1,294 428
1929 1,564 1,195 369
1930 1,497 1,096 401
1931 1,436 1,041 395
1932 1,293 927 366
1933 1,160 861 299
1934 1,143 820 323
1935 1,085 785 300
1936 987 711 276
1937 997 692 305
1938 922 637 285
1939 816 617 199
1940 810 579 231
1941 806 565 241
1942 807 587 220
1943 749 537 212
1944 709 517 192
1945 757 598 159
1946 778 608 170
1947 780 603 177
1948 810 662 148
1949 715 603 112
1950 728 607 121
1951 741 619 122
1952 695 589 106
1953 645 534 111
1954 618 511 107
1955 756 655 101
1956 678 593 85
1957 684 599 85
1958 586 526 60
1959 607 537 70
1960 578 498 80
1961 521 452 69
1962 470 409 61
1963 471 405 66
1964 388 336 52
1965 341 291 50
1966 333 283 50
1967 258 215 43
1968 263 219 44
1969 210 164 46
1970 202 162 40
1971 178 153 25
1972 142 113 29
1973 126 101 25
1974 116 86 30
1975 97 79 18
1976 112 89 23
1977 101 81 20
1978 70 52 18
1979 58 42 16
1980 53 31 22
1981 49 36 13
1982 55 45 10
1983 36 27 9
1984 35 26 9
1985 35 21 14
1986 23 15 8
1987 23 13 10
1988 27 19 8
1989 27 19 8
1990 28 18 10
1991 21 16 5
1992 23 15 8
1993 13 13 0
1994 23 13 10
1995 13 6 7
1996 12 5 7
1997 13 5 8
1998 8 8 0
1999 10 0 10
2000 7 0 7
2001 5 0 5
2002 8 0 8
2003 10 5 5
2004 7 0 7
2005 8 0 8
2006 5 0 5
2008 5 0 5
2009 5 0 5
2010 8 0 8
2012 5 0 5
2013 5 0 5
2014 9 0 9

Want to know about the populiarty of Laverne? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 56,035 babies born with the name Laverne in the United States. That's more than enough Lavernes to occupy the territory of American Samoa (USA) with an estimated population of 55,519 (as of April 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given to 13 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Laverne" was in 1924 with a total of 1,383 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lavernes)

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Laverne" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 56 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of 1,037 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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Where is the name Laverne popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Laverne 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!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Laverne

The name "Laverne" is of American origin, and it means "The Alder Tree". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

V is for valiant, the way you approach life!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

Your name in reverse order is "Enreval". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aelvner". 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 Laverne born Aug 16, 2001

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 USA North-East approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

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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