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4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Merrick

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Fame rule
  • #4302 All Time
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< 1k Merric (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1905505
1913808
1915606
191610010
1917707
1918606
1919909
1920909
1921909
192216016
1923606
1925707
1926909
1927707
1929606
1930505
1933707
1935606
1936606
1937909
1938909
193910010
194010010
194111011
1942909
1943707
1944909
194513013
194618018
194716016
194814014
194913013
195010010
195113013
195217017
195316016
195420020
195517017
195618018
195717017
195818018
195917017
196013013
196116016
196220515
196322022
196414014
196523023
196616016
196714014
196818018
196921021
197027027
197126026
197223023
197318018
197428028
197519019
197629029
197728028
197829029
197914014
198018018
198125619
1982271215
198323914
198422517
1985411031
198627720
198732626
198823023
198928622
199022022
199127027
199234034
199349049
199440040
199567661
199668959
1997571542
199863558
199977671
200076769
20011042480
2002771364
2003951679
200414114127
200515418136
200618223159
200718818170
200816116145
200915510145
201013813125
201112711116
201215613143
201316513152
201420411193

Want to know about the populiarty of Merrick? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,766 babies born with the name Merrick in the United States. That's more than enough Merricks to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1905 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Merrick" was in 2014 with a total of 193 babies.

According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Merrick" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 16 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of only 188 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Merrick" mean?

Merrick (English): Fame rule

The name "Merrick" is of English origin and it means "Fame rule". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

K is for kindness, you always show.

Your name in reverse order is "Kcirrem". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kecmrir". 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 Merrick popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Merrick 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 Merrick born Feb 2, 1964

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 Romania approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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