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107k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Miranda

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Admirable
  • #599 All Time
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< 1k Marenda (Latin)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1881990
1882550
1883770
1884880
1885660
1886770
188710100
1888770
188911110
1890660
1891660
189210100
1894550
1895660
1896660
1897880
1898770
189910100
190014140
1905660
1906770
1909990
1910660
1912770
1913550
1914880
1915660
191614140
191716160
191811110
191911110
192014140
192110100
1922770
192310100
1924770
192513130
1926770
192712120
1929770
1930660
1934990
1936990
1937660
1938660
1939660
1940770
194120200
194216160
194317170
194412120
1945660
194620200
194716160
194824240
194919190
195029290
195135350
195233330
195351510
195477770
195572720
195680800
19571631630
19581131130
19591421420
19601071070
19611361360
19621151150
19631541540
19641091090
19651391390
19661591590
19671671670
19682282280
19692142140
19702172170
19712802800
19723103100
19733263260
19749429348
19758828820
19761,0521,0448
19771,1231,1230
19781,4151,4150
19791,6011,5947
19802,4232,4158
19812,2492,2409
19822,5252,5196
19832,4872,4798
19842,4862,4806
19852,2762,2688
19862,0432,0367
19871,9871,9798
19881,9831,9767
19892,3332,3249
19902,9632,9576
19913,8293,8227#90 girl name
19923,6953,6950#89 girl name
19933,5853,5796#89 girl name
19945,4615,4538#61 girl name
19955,9865,9806#57 girl name
19964,5684,5680#76 girl name
19974,5994,5909#70 girl name
19984,1504,1428#80 girl name
19993,4333,4330#94 girl name
20003,0413,0410
20012,6882,6817
20022,2712,2710
20032,1172,1170
20042,6162,6097
20052,3672,35710
20062,4962,4960
20072,2742,2695
20082,0602,0600
20091,8121,8120
20101,7751,7705
20111,5671,5670
20121,4691,4690
20131,2961,2960
20141,3481,3480

Want to know about the populiarty of Miranda? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 107,269 babies born with the name Miranda in the United States. That's more than enough Mirandas to occupy the territory of United States Virgin Islands (USA) with an estimated population of 106,405 (as of April 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Miranda" was in 1995 with a total of 5,980 babies. (That's a lot of baby Mirandas)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Miranda" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, 97 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of 2,487 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Miranda" mean?

Miranda (Latin): Admirable

The name "Miranda" is of Latin origin and it means "Admirable". It's a name commonly given to girls.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for activities, for you have many.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Adnarim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Armanid". 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 Miranda popular?



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

Celebrities named Miranda

Miranda Kerr

Miranda Kerr is a model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Miranda was born in 1983 as Miranda May Kerr in Sydney, Australia.

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Miranda Cosgrove

Miranda Cosgrove is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Miranda was born in 1993 as Miranda Taylor Cosgrove in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert is a singer-songwriter specializing in country music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Miranda was born in 1983 as Miranda Leigh Lambert in Longview, Texas.

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Miranda Richardson

Miranda Richardson is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1979 to present. Miranda was born in 1958 as Miranda Jane Richardson in Southport, Lancashire, England.

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Miranda Otto

Miranda Otto is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1986 to present. Miranda was born in 1967 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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Miranda July

Miranda July is an actress, director, screenwriter, and singer. Miranda was born in 1974 in Barre, Vermont, U.S.

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Past life for Miranda born Dec 27, 2004

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 1625. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

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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