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Marc

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1.4m Mark (Latin)
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How popular is the baby name Marc in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1901 6 0 6
1905 5 0 5
1908 8 0 8
1912 12 0 12
1913 10 0 10
1914 12 0 12
1915 13 0 13
1916 14 0 14
1917 9 0 9
1918 18 0 18
1919 17 0 17
1920 22 0 22
1921 23 0 23
1922 27 0 27
1923 23 0 23
1924 31 0 31
1925 24 0 24
1926 27 0 27
1927 29 0 29
1928 32 0 32
1929 32 0 32
1930 38 0 38
1931 20 0 20
1932 45 0 45
1933 29 0 29
1934 38 0 38
1935 64 0 64
1936 45 0 45
1937 56 0 56
1938 78 0 78
1939 77 0 77
1940 122 0 122
1941 207 0 207
1942 219 0 219
1943 225 0 225
1944 292 0 292
1945 613 0 613
1946 800 8 792
1947 1,062 0 1,062
1948 1,261 5 1,256
1949 1,403 6 1,397
1950 1,512 6 1,506
1951 1,777 7 1,770
1952 1,836 0 1,836
1953 1,976 0 1,976
1954 2,408 7 2,401
1955 2,636 8 2,628
1956 2,433 7 2,426
1957 2,488 7 2,481
1958 2,402 0 2,402
1959 2,506 6 2,500
1960 2,599 9 2,590
1961 2,714 6 2,708
1962 2,949 6 2,943
1963 2,909 12 2,897
1964 3,088 9 3,079
1965 3,061 9 3,052
1966 2,981 13 2,968
1967 3,120 16 3,104
1968 3,561 18 3,543 #84 boy name
1969 4,524 21 4,503 #63 boy name
1970 5,039 25 5,014 #60 boy name
1971 4,235 23 4,212 #70 boy name
1972 3,480 15 3,465 #83 boy name
1973 3,291 14 3,277 #81 boy name
1974 3,128 19 3,109 #85 boy name
1975 2,837 16 2,821 #89 boy name
1976 2,611 15 2,596 #99 boy name
1977 2,613 12 2,601
1978 2,485 8 2,477
1979 2,281 14 2,267
1980 2,321 10 2,311
1981 2,064 12 2,052
1982 2,052 10 2,042
1983 2,108 16 2,092
1984 2,123 22 2,101
1985 2,176 21 2,155
1986 2,049 19 2,030
1987 1,982 13 1,969
1988 1,884 11 1,873
1989 1,903 9 1,894
1990 1,907 7 1,900
1991 1,581 0 1,581
1992 1,455 7 1,448
1993 1,411 7 1,404
1994 1,360 5 1,355
1995 1,335 0 1,335
1996 1,292 0 1,292
1997 1,342 6 1,336
1998 1,289 0 1,289
1999 1,370 0 1,370
2000 1,494 10 1,484
2001 1,243 0 1,243
2002 1,069 0 1,069
2003 919 0 919
2004 897 0 897
2005 759 0 759
2006 727 0 727
2007 631 0 631
2008 609 0 609
2009 471 0 471
2010 434 0 434
2011 437 0 437
2012 419 0 419
2013 376 0 376
2014 410 0 410
2015 375 0 375

Want to know about the popularity of the Marc baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 138,842 babies born with the name Marc in the United States. That's more than enough Marcs to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1901 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Marc" was in 1970 with a total of 5,014 babies. (That's a lot of baby Marcs)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marc" ranks #85 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maine. Imagine that, 15 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of 2,108 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 "Marc" mean? The list below shows the origins of Marc as well as things modernly associated with the name Marc such as celebrities named Marc.

Origin and Meaning of Marc

The name "Marc" is of French origin, and it means "Warlike". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Marc Anthony

Marc Anthony is an actor, singer, record producer, and television producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Marc was born in 1968 as Marco Antonio Muniz in New York, New York, U.S.

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Marc Jacobs

Marc Jacobs is a fashion designer. Marc was born in 1968 in New York City, New York, United States.

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Marc Wilmots

Marc Wilmots is a football biography. Marc was born in 1969 in Dongelberg, Belgium.

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Marc Blucas

Marc Blucas is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1995 to present. Marc was born in 1972 as Marcus Paul Blucas in Butler, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Marc Overmars

Marc Overmars is a football biography. Marc was born in 1973 in Emst, Netherlands.

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Marc Singer

Marc Singer is a film, television, and stage actor. Marc was born in 1948 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Marc

Marc Maron
Marc Train
Marc Brunswick Line
Marc Camden Line
Marc Gasol
Marc Lamont Hill
Marc Tracker
Marc Train To Bwi

Alternative Meanings

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

Your name in reverse order is "Cram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Acmr". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Marc born Feb 7, 1968

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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 Portugal approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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