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Moshe

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1k Moesha (American)

How popular is the baby name Moshe in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1942 9 0 9
1943 8 0 8
1944 7 0 7
1945 6 0 6
1946 7 0 7
1947 15 0 15
1948 12 0 12
1949 18 0 18
1950 23 0 23
1951 20 0 20
1952 25 0 25
1953 28 0 28
1954 20 0 20
1955 24 0 24
1956 45 0 45
1957 47 0 47
1958 54 0 54
1959 54 0 54
1960 59 0 59
1961 45 0 45
1962 38 0 38
1963 26 0 26
1964 24 0 24
1965 25 0 25
1966 28 0 28
1967 36 0 36
1968 50 0 50
1969 56 0 56
1970 52 0 52
1971 56 0 56
1972 59 0 59
1973 71 0 71
1974 85 0 85
1975 86 0 86
1976 107 0 107
1977 104 0 104
1978 116 0 116
1979 117 0 117
1980 104 0 104
1981 126 0 126
1982 115 5 110
1983 134 0 134
1984 124 0 124
1985 118 0 118
1986 190 0 190
1987 226 0 226
1988 191 0 191
1989 181 0 181
1990 211 0 211
1991 191 0 191
1992 169 0 169
1993 198 5 193
1994 215 0 215
1995 213 6 207
1996 273 5 268
1997 265 0 265
1998 267 0 267
1999 262 0 262
2000 276 0 276
2001 276 0 276
2002 311 0 311
2003 359 0 359
2004 353 0 353
2005 338 0 338
2006 418 0 418
2007 440 0 440
2008 388 0 388
2009 430 0 430
2010 455 0 455
2011 472 0 472
2012 499 0 499
2013 510 0 510
2014 521 0 521
2015 515 0 515

Want to know about the popularity of the Moshe baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,996 babies born with the name Moshe in the United States. That's more than enough Moshes to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1942 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Moshe" was in 2014 with a total of 521 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Moshe" ranks #75 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, 330 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 499 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Moshe popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Moshe

The name "Moshe" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Drawn out of the Water". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Moshe

Moshe Dayan
Moshe Kahlon
Moshe Kasher
Moshe Safdie
Moshe The Beadle
Moshe Yaalon
Moshe Zusman
Moshe Feldenkrais
Moshe Kasher Kennedy Center

Alternative Meanings

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

S is for success, in all you will do.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

Your name in reverse order is "Ehsom". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Osmhe". 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 Moshe born Jul 5, 2003

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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 Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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