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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Merida

  • Gender: Girl
  • #13615 All Time
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How popular is the name "Merida" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 0 5
1916 6 6 0
1921 5 5 0
1924 5 5 0
1929 7 7 0
1932 6 6 0
1933 7 7 0
1935 5 5 0
1936 7 7 0
1937 10 10 0
1938 5 5 0
1939 6 6 0
1940 6 6 0
1941 7 7 0
1942 8 8 0
1943 11 11 0
1945 6 6 0
1947 7 7 0
1948 7 7 0
1949 13 13 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 6 6 0
1953 8 8 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 12 12 0
1959 8 8 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 8 8 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 5 5 0
1965 9 9 0
1966 9 9 0
1967 6 6 0
1968 11 11 0
1972 11 11 0
1973 10 10 0
1975 10 10 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1978 7 7 0
1979 10 10 0
1980 11 11 0
1981 10 10 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 5 5 0
1988 6 6 0
1990 5 5 0
1992 7 7 0
1996 8 8 0
2001 5 5 0
2002 5 5 0
2012 19 19 0
2013 109 109 0
2014 101 101 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Merida? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 616 babies born with the name Merida in the United States. That's more than enough Meridas to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Merida" was in 2013 with a total of 109 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Merida" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 109 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Merida popular?

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

What does the name "Merida" mean?

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

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

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Past life for Merida born Jul 8, 1960

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 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

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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