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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #11175 most popular

What does the name "Mordecai" mean?

Mordecai (Hebrew): Warrior

The name "Mordecai" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

C is for confident, no doubts here!

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

I is for interest, you show in others.

Your name in reverse order is "Iacedrom". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Modeaicr". How do you pronounce that?

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Mordecai? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 845 babies born with the name Mordecai in the United States. That's more than enough Mordecais to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1912 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mordecai" was in 2014 with a total of 52 babies.

According to the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mordecai" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1957. Across the entire United States a total of only 11 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Mordecai popular?

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

Celebrities named Mordecai

Mordecai Brown

Mordecai Brown is a MLB player. Mordecai was born in 1876 in Nyesville, Indiana.


Past life for Mordecai born Dec 2, 1963

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 North Europe approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.