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What does the name "Memphis" mean?

Memphis (Greek): Established and beautiful

The name "Memphis" is of Greek origin and it means "Established and beautiful". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

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

P is for please, the way you always do.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Memphis? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,656 babies born with the name Memphis in the United States. That's more than enough Memphis to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1915 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Memphis" was in 2009 with a total of 428 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Memphis" is not a popular baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 471 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Memphis popular?

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

Past life for Memphis born Jul 19, 1971

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 Northern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

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.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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