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7k
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since 1880

Mimi

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • #3018 All Time
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How popular is the name "Mimi" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1900 5 5 0
1903 7 7 0
1908 6 6 0
1909 6 6 0
1910 12 12 0
1911 9 9 0
1912 14 14 0
1913 9 9 0
1914 18 18 0
1915 14 14 0
1916 31 31 0
1917 25 25 0
1918 18 18 0
1919 31 31 0
1920 34 34 0
1921 33 33 0
1922 30 30 0
1923 31 31 0
1924 29 29 0
1925 40 40 0
1926 22 22 0
1927 40 40 0
1928 31 31 0
1929 40 40 0
1930 36 36 0
1931 34 34 0
1932 34 34 0
1933 33 33 0
1934 41 41 0
1935 45 45 0
1936 41 41 0
1937 52 52 0
1938 48 48 0
1939 47 47 0
1940 29 29 0
1941 39 39 0
1942 54 54 0
1943 65 65 0
1944 64 64 0
1945 66 66 0
1946 67 67 0
1947 79 79 0
1948 96 96 0
1949 86 86 0
1950 99 99 0
1951 107 107 0
1952 117 117 0
1953 122 122 0
1954 138 138 0
1955 145 145 0
1956 156 156 0
1957 131 131 0
1958 131 131 0
1959 135 135 0
1960 150 150 0
1961 168 168 0
1962 160 160 0
1963 135 135 0
1964 139 139 0
1965 139 139 0
1966 114 114 0
1967 125 125 0
1968 97 97 0
1969 106 106 0
1970 80 80 0
1971 86 86 0
1972 73 73 0
1973 68 68 0
1974 65 65 0
1975 65 65 0
1976 46 46 0
1977 57 57 0
1978 51 51 0
1979 47 47 0
1980 78 78 0
1981 59 59 0
1982 61 61 0
1983 58 58 0
1984 55 55 0
1985 60 60 0
1986 41 41 0
1987 43 43 0
1988 74 74 0
1989 60 60 0
1990 57 57 0
1991 61 61 0
1992 63 63 0
1993 71 71 0
1994 62 62 0
1995 59 59 0
1996 69 69 0
1997 64 64 0
1998 57 57 0
1999 64 64 0
2000 44 44 0
2001 66 66 0
2002 48 48 0
2003 36 36 0
2004 62 62 0
2005 63 63 0
2006 47 47 0
2007 51 51 0
2008 59 59 0
2009 39 39 0
2010 29 29 0
2011 39 39 0
2012 31 31 0
2013 27 27 0
2014 25 25 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Mimi? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,725 babies born with the name Mimi in the United States. That's more than enough Mimis to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1900 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mimi" was in 1961 with a total of 168 babies.

According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mimi" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1948. Across the entire United States a total of only 96 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Mimi popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

French

Origin and Meaning of Mimi

The name "Mimi" is of French origin, and it means "Diminutive form of any name beginning with m". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Mimi Rogers

Mimi Rogers is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1981 to present. Mimi was born in 1956 as Miriam Spickler in Coral Gables, Florida, U.S. Religion: Scientology.

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Mimi Kennedy

Mimi Kennedy is an actress and writer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Mimi was born in 1949 as Mary Claire Kennedy in Rochester, New York, U.S.

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Mimi Michaels

Mimi was born in 1983 in Great Neck, Nassau County, New York, USA.

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Mimi Ferrer

Mimi was born in 1975.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

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

I is for ideals, no higher!

Your name in reverse order is "Imim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Mimi". 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 Mimi born Dec 22, 1947

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 Northern Canada approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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