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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

My

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • Meaning: Form of Mary
  • #8690 All Time
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How popular is the name "My" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1971770
1972550
197410100
197526188
1976332112
197715150
1978341915
1979433013
1980826022
19811008218
19821139122
1983876819
1984796217
1985594910
1986524012
198742366
198824195
198940337
199029236
1991312011
1992413011
199336297
199431238
199521165
199617170
199712120
199818180
199913130
200019190
200111110
200216115
200310100
2004660
2005990
200614140
2008660
200910100
2010880
201116160
201219190
2013660
201410100

Want to know about the populiarty of My? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,260 babies born with the name My in the United States. That's more than enough Mies to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1971 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "My" was in 1982 with a total of 91 babies.

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "My" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 16 babies in California have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 52 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "My" mean?

My (Scandinavian): Form of Mary

The name "My" is of Scandinavian origin and it means "Form of Mary". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 88 other names that are similar to this one.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

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



The map shows the relative popularity of the name My 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!

Celebrities named My

My Huong

My was born in 1986.

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Past life for My born Sep 17, 1952

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 China approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Name poster for My

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