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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Macaulay

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Son of the Battle Chief
  • #26457 All Time
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< 1k Macall (Scottish)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1990505
1991261016
199236036
199323023
199430525
199512012
1996606
1998505
2003909
2004505
2007707
2008707
2009606
2010505
2013505

Want to know about the populiarty of Macaulay? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 187 babies born with the name Macaulay in the United States. That's more than enough Macaulaies to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1990 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Macaulay" was in 1992 with a total of 36 babies.

According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Macaulay" is not a popular baby boy's name in Iowa. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of only 36 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Macaulay" mean?

Macaulay (Scottish): Son of the Battle Chief

The name "Macaulay" is of Scottish origin and it means "Son of the Battle Chief". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

U is for useful, always to others.

L is for love, your love of life!

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yaluacam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Acaaumly". 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 Macaulay popular?



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

Celebrities named Macaulay

Macaulay Culkin

Macaulay Culkin is an actor and musician with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to 1994. Macaulay was born in 1980 as Macaulay Carson Culkin in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Past life for Macaulay born Aug 15, 1969

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 India approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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