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19k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Odell

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the woad hill
  • #1674 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1883808
1884707
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18891477
1890909
189216106
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19111386276
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1914302122180
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1918385132253
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1920492156336
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192837095275
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193330866242
193431357256
193532171250
193626547218
193726048212
193826833235
193925542213
194024335208
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194224439205
194324726221
194424244198
194523631205
194624131210
194725528227
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195021421193
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195419822176
195520516189
195617215157
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195817817161
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Want to know about the populiarty of Odell? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18,714 babies born with the name Odell in the United States. That's more than enough Odells to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Odell" was in 1922 with a total of 369 babies.

According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Odell" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 43 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1921. Across the entire United States a total of 494 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Odell 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!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Odell

The name "Odell" is of English origin, and it means "From the woad hill". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

L is for luster, your shine.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Your name in reverse order is "Lledo". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Odlle". 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 Odell born May 6, 2002

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 Southern China approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

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.

Name poster for Odell

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