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Luna

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How popular is the baby name Luna in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 15 15 0
1881 18 18 0
1883 17 17 0
1884 18 18 0
1885 15 15 0
1886 20 20 0
1887 22 22 0
1888 24 24 0
1889 19 19 0
1890 24 24 0
1891 24 24 0
1892 25 25 0
1893 27 27 0
1894 30 30 0
1895 23 23 0
1896 27 27 0
1897 36 36 0
1898 32 32 0
1899 30 30 0
1900 30 30 0
1901 23 23 0
1902 32 32 0
1903 28 28 0
1904 30 30 0
1905 30 30 0
1906 26 26 0
1907 33 33 0
1908 39 39 0
1909 27 27 0
1910 38 38 0
1911 23 23 0
1912 31 31 0
1913 34 34 0
1914 44 44 0
1915 44 39 5
1916 58 58 0
1917 49 49 0
1918 45 45 0
1919 53 48 5
1920 47 47 0
1921 61 61 0
1922 50 50 0
1923 56 56 0
1924 34 34 0
1925 43 43 0
1926 22 22 0
1927 38 38 0
1928 28 28 0
1929 34 34 0
1930 21 21 0
1931 18 18 0
1932 29 29 0
1933 19 19 0
1934 15 15 0
1935 19 19 0
1936 12 12 0
1937 16 16 0
1938 12 12 0
1939 12 12 0
1940 8 8 0
1941 13 13 0
1942 17 17 0
1943 10 10 0
1944 12 12 0
1945 8 8 0
1946 6 6 0
1948 9 9 0
1949 8 8 0
1950 6 6 0
1951 8 8 0
1952 5 5 0
1954 7 7 0
1956 5 5 0
1957 8 8 0
1958 5 5 0
1960 6 6 0
1962 6 6 0
1964 5 5 0
1969 12 12 0
1970 11 11 0
1972 11 11 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 9 9 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 7 7 0
1979 8 8 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 9 9 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 13 13 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 16 16 0
1989 20 20 0
1990 15 15 0
1991 21 21 0
1992 22 22 0
1993 22 22 0
1994 47 47 0
1995 50 50 0
1996 69 69 0
1997 91 91 0
1998 103 103 0
1999 109 109 0
2000 144 144 0
2001 169 169 0
2002 177 177 0
2003 271 271 0
2004 369 369 0
2005 477 477 0
2006 592 592 0
2007 709 709 0
2008 806 806 0
2009 1,012 1,012 0
2010 947 940 7
2011 1,144 1,144 0
2012 1,412 1,412 0
2013 1,742 1,742 0
2014 2,335 2,330 5
2015 2,795 2,790 5

Want to know about the popularity of the Luna baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,745 babies born with the name Luna in the United States. That's more than enough Lunas to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 15 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Luna" was in 2015 with a total of 2,790 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lunas)

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Luna" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 400 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 1,742 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 Luna popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Luna

The name "Luna" is of Italian origin, and it means "The Moon". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Luna Vachon

Luna Vachon is a professional wrestler. Luna was born in 1962 as Gertrude Elizabeth Vachon in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Luna Nagai

Luna was born in 1982.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Luna

Luna Grill Dc
Luna Lovegood
Luna Moth
Luna Bars
Luna Bazaar
Luna Flooring
Luna Guitars
Luna Sandals
Luna Park

Alternative Meanings

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Anul". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Alnu". 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 Luna born Jul 8, 2007

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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 Ontario approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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