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42k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Leticia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: Joy
  • #1081 All Time
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How popular is the name "Leticia" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1916550
1917880
1919660
1920990
1924770
1925770
1927770
1928770
192912120
193011110
193112120
193211110
193312120
193417170
193510100
193615150
193716160
193810100
193916160
194028280
194121210
194224240
194319190
194426260
194528280
194641410
194744440
194857570
194964640
19501081080
19511481480
19522342340
19533083080
19543273270
19554014010
19564774770
19575395390
19585575570
19596026020
196078377310
19618768697
19627897890
19638008000
19648438430
19657867860
19668498427
19677657650
19688578525
19699979907
19709799736
19711,0511,0510
19721,0681,05315
19739939858
19741,0291,01712
19759829775
19761,0411,0365
19771,0271,0207
19781,0241,0195
19791,0301,01812
19801,0781,0699
19811,0431,0367
19829759669
19838508428
19847617529
19857937849
198668267111
19876936930
198869168110
19896676616
199079278111
19916516510
19928588499
19936776716
19946496490
19955875870
19965475470
19975435430
19985415410
19994754750
20004684680
20014614610
20023913910
20033763760
20043533530
20053313310
20063423420
20072692690
20082712710
20092382380
20102312310
20111661660
20121691690
20131531530
20141591590

Want to know about the populiarty of Leticia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,751 babies born with the name Leticia in the United States. That's more than enough Leticias to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Leticia" was in 1980 with a total of 1,069 babies. (That's a lot of baby Leticias)

According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Leticia" ranks #88 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, 244 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 1,030 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 "Leticia" mean? The list below shows the origins of Leticia as well as things modernly associated with the name Leticia such as celebrities named Leticia.

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Leticia

The name "Leticia" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Joy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Leticia Calderón

Leticia Calderón is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1983 to present. Leticia was born in 1968 as Carmen Leticia Calderon Leon in Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico.

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Leticia Birkheuer

Leticia Birkheuer is a model. Leticia was born in 1978.

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Leticia Perdigón

Leticia Perdigón is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1973 to present. Leticia was born in 1956 as Guadalupe Leticia Perdigon Labrador in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Leticia Brédice

Leticia was born in 1972 as Leticia Marcela Bredice in Buenos Aires City , Argentina.

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Leticia Cline

Leticia Cline is a professional wrestler. Leticia was born in 1978 in Glasgow, Kentucky.

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Alternative Meanings

L is for love, your love of life!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

I is for interest, you show in others.

C is for caring, your finest trait.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Aicitel". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ictelai". 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 Leticia born Aug 5, 1989

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 North of Latin America approximately on 800. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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