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Mckinley

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Fair Haired Foreigner
  • #1803 All Time
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Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1890 7 0 7
1891 5 0 5
1892 11 0 11
1893 15 0 15
1894 19 0 19
1895 34 0 34
1896 121 0 121
1897 115 0 115
1898 79 0 79
1899 72 0 72
1900 133 0 133
1901 77 0 77
1902 58 0 58
1903 45 0 45
1904 60 0 60
1905 35 0 35
1906 35 0 35
1907 39 0 39
1908 32 0 32
1909 36 0 36
1910 27 0 27
1911 20 0 20
1912 38 0 38
1913 45 0 45
1914 54 0 54
1915 60 0 60
1916 74 0 74
1917 102 0 102
1918 108 0 108
1919 125 0 125
1920 148 0 148
1921 105 0 105
1922 136 0 136
1923 123 0 123
1924 125 0 125
1925 102 0 102
1926 123 0 123
1927 144 0 144
1928 127 0 127
1929 119 0 119
1930 107 0 107
1931 106 0 106
1932 103 0 103
1933 94 0 94
1934 80 0 80
1935 98 0 98
1936 69 0 69
1937 97 0 97
1938 82 0 82
1939 79 0 79
1940 74 0 74
1941 74 0 74
1942 96 0 96
1943 82 0 82
1944 98 0 98
1945 92 0 92
1946 82 0 82
1947 97 0 97
1948 98 0 98
1949 109 0 109
1950 114 0 114
1951 93 0 93
1952 91 0 91
1953 97 0 97
1954 107 0 107
1955 94 0 94
1956 87 0 87
1957 101 0 101
1958 85 0 85
1959 79 0 79
1960 72 0 72
1961 91 0 91
1962 61 0 61
1963 58 0 58
1964 74 0 74
1965 58 0 58
1966 63 0 63
1967 42 0 42
1968 45 0 45
1969 53 0 53
1970 33 0 33
1971 53 0 53
1972 40 0 40
1973 33 0 33
1974 25 0 25
1975 45 0 45
1976 39 0 39
1977 55 0 55
1978 44 5 39
1979 47 6 41
1980 60 6 54
1981 49 0 49
1982 47 8 39
1983 45 5 40
1984 43 5 38
1985 58 6 52
1986 56 12 44
1987 74 14 60
1988 55 15 40
1989 61 12 49
1990 71 14 57
1991 82 14 68
1992 93 29 64
1993 107 39 68
1994 122 40 82
1995 153 67 86
1996 176 90 86
1997 173 84 89
1998 209 119 90
1999 230 137 93
2000 287 176 111
2001 266 172 94
2002 268 169 99
2003 261 184 77
2004 309 219 90
2005 303 227 76
2006 352 273 79
2007 329 259 70
2008 370 309 61
2009 450 374 76
2010 598 524 74
2011 760 673 87
2012 764 680 84
2013 853 790 63
2014 927 855 72
2015 929 856 73

Want to know about the popularity of the Mckinley baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,719 babies born with the name Mckinley in the United States. That's more than enough Mckinleys 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 1890 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mckinley" was in 2015 with a total of 856 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mckinley" ranks #98 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 10 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 760 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Mckinley popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Mckinley

The name "Mckinley" is of Irish origin, and it means "Fair Haired Foreigner". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Mckinley

Mckinley Advisors
Mckinley Assassination
Mckinley Chalet Resort
Mckinley Elementary Arlington
Mckinley Marketing Partners
Mckinley Tariff
Mckinley Tech
Mckinley Tech Alumni Association
Mckinley President
Mckinley Nolan
Mckinley College

Alternative Meanings

M is for mirth, your laughter.

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

K is for kindness, you always show.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

L is for love, your love of life!

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yelnikcm". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Icmyknle". 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 Mckinley born May 10, 1974

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 Borneo approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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