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Popularity
< 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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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1880505
1916660
1921550
1924550
1929770
1932660
1933770
1935550
1936770
193710100
1938550
1939660
1940660
1941770
1942880
194311110
1945660
1947770
1948770
194913130
1951990
1952660
1953880
1956770
195712120
1959880
1960990
1961880
1963990
1964550
1965990
1966990
1967660
196811110
197211110
197310100
197510100
1976660
1977550
1978770
197910100
198011110
198110100
1983550
1984660
1985550
1988660
1990550
1992770
1996880
2001550
2002550
201219190
20131091090
20141011010

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 first appeared 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 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Merida" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 21 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 101 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Merida" mean?

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

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for interest, you show in others.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Adirem". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Irmeda". 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.

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 south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Merida born Oct 5, 1935

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 Central England approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Merida

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