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Micah

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1946 5 0 5
1947 5 0 5
1949 17 0 17
1950 17 0 17
1951 13 0 13
1952 14 0 14
1953 12 0 12
1954 21 6 15
1955 35 9 26
1956 29 5 24
1957 22 0 22
1958 41 10 31
1959 75 10 65
1960 80 7 73
1961 112 9 103
1962 119 9 110
1963 107 12 95
1964 108 12 96
1965 134 17 117
1966 125 17 108
1967 143 14 129
1968 145 15 130
1969 195 21 174
1970 250 25 225
1971 299 30 269
1972 412 40 372
1973 582 54 528
1974 775 81 694
1975 870 80 790
1976 997 98 899
1977 1,155 104 1,051
1978 1,153 146 1,007
1979 1,278 134 1,144
1980 1,180 132 1,048
1981 1,333 165 1,168
1982 1,275 153 1,122
1983 1,201 162 1,039
1984 1,290 175 1,115
1985 1,312 166 1,146
1986 1,280 183 1,097
1987 1,254 189 1,065
1988 1,323 210 1,113
1989 1,298 179 1,119
1990 1,389 212 1,177
1991 1,389 252 1,137
1992 1,466 270 1,196
1993 1,480 278 1,202
1994 1,459 289 1,170
1995 1,738 348 1,390
1996 1,837 359 1,478
1997 1,940 370 1,570
1998 2,106 415 1,691
1999 2,160 421 1,739
2000 2,367 392 1,975
2001 2,510 399 2,111
2002 2,620 397 2,223
2003 2,656 371 2,285
2004 2,830 344 2,486
2005 3,005 295 2,710
2006 3,237 399 2,838
2007 3,682 377 3,305
2008 3,833 313 3,520
2009 3,885 346 3,539
2010 3,878 319 3,559
2011 4,041 288 3,753
2012 4,061 305 3,756
2013 3,967 293 3,674
2014 3,906 267 3,639
2015 4,034 334 3,700

Want to know about the popularity of the Micah baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 93,567 babies born with the name Micah in the United States. That's more than enough Micahs to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1946 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Micah" was in 2012 with a total of 3,756 babies. (That's a lot of baby Micahs)

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Micah" ranks #20 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 41 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of 3,878 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Micah popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Micah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular California names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Micah

The name "Micah" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Who is like God?". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Micah Alberti

Micah Alberti is an actor/model with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Micah was born in 1984 in Oregon, Wisconsin, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Micah

Micah Green
Micah Hill
Micah Johnson
Micah Richards
Micah Shannon
Micah Ministries
Micah Stephen Williams
Micah 6
Micah Gianneli

Alternative Meanings

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

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

Your name in reverse order is "Hacim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Mahci". 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 Micah born Mar 20, 1960

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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 USA South-West approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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