in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: Hebrew
- Meaning: Warrior
- #11175 All Time
Pronunciation of Mordecai
How popular is the name "Mordecai" in the U.S.?
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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mordecai" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1939. Across the entire United States a total of only 10 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 south west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Mordecai" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mordecai as well as things modernly associated with the name Mordecai such as celebrities named Mordecai.
Origin and Meaning of Mordecai
The name "Mordecai" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys.
M is for mighty, your inner strength.
O is for openness, it's refreshing!
R is for reasonable, your understanding way.
D is for dream, your beacon ahead.
E is for enrich, a quality you share.
C is for congenial, your pleasing way.
A is for activities, for you have many.
I is for instill, the lesson of life.
Your name in reverse order is "Iacedrom". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iacemdro". 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 Mordecai born Aug 5, 1973
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 Arctic approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.
You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Name poster for Mordecai
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.