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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Min

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: smooth: fine: small
  • #13723 All Time
Girls
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How popular is the name "Min" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1953 5 5 0
1971 11 5 6
1972 12 7 5
1977 5 0 5
1978 7 7 0
1979 10 5 5
1981 15 7 8
1982 25 8 17
1983 25 11 14
1984 19 9 10
1985 21 10 11
1986 22 6 16
1987 15 6 9
1988 21 12 9
1989 25 12 13
1990 25 12 13
1991 24 9 15
1992 14 9 5
1993 30 17 13
1994 28 8 20
1995 26 9 17
1996 22 8 14
1997 20 9 11
1998 18 6 12
1999 23 6 17
2000 7 0 7
2001 9 0 9
2002 21 10 11
2003 7 0 7
2004 18 6 12
2005 19 8 11
2006 9 0 9
2007 15 6 9
2008 5 0 5
2009 8 0 8
2011 6 0 6
2013 9 0 9
2014 7 0 7

Want to know about the populiarty of Min? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 608 babies born with the name Min in the United States. That's more than enough Mins 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 1953 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Min" was in 1994 with a total of 20 babies.

According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Min" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 25 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Min popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Min

The name "Min" is of Irish origin, and it means "smooth: fine: small". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Min Woo

Min was born in 1980.

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Alternative Meanings

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Min". 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 Min born Jul 30, 2007

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 Alaska 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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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