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Marco

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Warlike
  • #820 All Time
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How popular is the name "Marco" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1910 5 0 5
1911 11 0 11
1912 16 0 16
1913 21 0 21
1914 30 0 30
1915 38 0 38
1916 40 0 40
1917 34 0 34
1918 48 0 48
1919 33 0 33
1920 48 0 48
1921 50 0 50
1922 53 0 53
1923 45 0 45
1924 43 0 43
1925 54 0 54
1926 49 0 49
1927 46 0 46
1928 34 0 34
1929 47 0 47
1930 52 0 52
1931 54 0 54
1932 35 0 35
1933 36 0 36
1934 33 0 33
1935 27 0 27
1936 27 0 27
1937 29 0 29
1938 42 0 42
1939 43 5 38
1940 34 0 34
1941 37 0 37
1942 39 0 39
1943 51 0 51
1944 48 0 48
1945 36 0 36
1946 42 0 42
1947 68 0 68
1948 53 0 53
1949 64 0 64
1950 80 0 80
1951 94 0 94
1952 111 0 111
1953 98 0 98
1954 115 0 115
1955 117 0 117
1956 138 0 138
1957 143 0 143
1958 165 0 165
1959 209 0 209
1960 206 0 206
1961 221 5 216
1962 312 0 312
1963 334 0 334
1964 351 0 351
1965 392 6 386
1966 404 7 397
1967 436 0 436
1968 482 0 482
1969 599 7 592
1970 714 7 707
1971 759 8 751
1972 736 12 724
1973 786 9 777
1974 756 9 747
1975 756 5 751
1976 793 6 787
1977 856 15 841
1978 872 22 850
1979 961 8 953
1980 1,017 8 1,009
1981 915 16 899
1982 1,040 10 1,030
1983 910 6 904
1984 899 7 892
1985 975 13 962
1986 919 10 909
1987 967 11 956
1988 1,089 8 1,081
1989 1,159 8 1,151
1990 1,347 9 1,338
1991 1,525 10 1,515
1992 1,582 8 1,574
1993 1,656 10 1,646
1994 1,699 11 1,688
1995 1,776 12 1,764
1996 1,928 5 1,923
1997 1,923 0 1,923
1998 1,863 10 1,853
1999 1,778 8 1,770
2000 2,027 5 2,022
2001 2,107 0 2,107
2002 2,034 9 2,025
2003 1,959 0 1,959
2004 2,015 6 2,009
2005 2,114 0 2,114
2006 1,864 0 1,864
2007 1,866 0 1,866
2008 1,684 7 1,677
2009 1,463 0 1,463
2010 1,309 0 1,309
2011 1,255 0 1,255
2012 1,304 0 1,304
2013 1,211 0 1,211
2014 1,121 0 1,121

Want to know about the populiarty of Marco? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 66,891 babies born with the name Marco in the United States. That's more than enough Marcos to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Marco" was in 2005 with a total of 2,114 babies. (That's a lot of baby Marcos)

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Marco" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Nevada. Imagine that, 36 babies in Nevada have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of 2,107 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 Marco popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Marco

The name "Marco" is of Italian 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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Marco Pierre White

Marco Pierre White is a chef . Marco was born in 1961 in Leeds, England, United Kingdom.

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Benny Benassi

Benny Benassi is a dj, producer, and remixer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Benny was born in 1967 as Marco Benassi.

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Marco Borsato

Marco Borsato is a singer and actor specializing in pop and nederpop music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1990 to present. Marco was born in 1966 as Marco Roberto Borsato in Alkmaar, Netherlands.

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Marco Materazzi

Marco Materazzi is a football biography. Marco was born in 1973 in Lecce, Italy.

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Marco Di Vaio

Marco Di Vaio is a football biography. Marco was born in 1976 in Rome, Italy.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for rational, the way you think.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

Your name in reverse order is "Ocram". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Racom". 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 Marco born Oct 16, 1945

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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Name poster for Marco

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