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Orlando

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Famous Land
  • #1017 All Time
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How popular is the name "Orlando" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 16 0 16
1881 19 0 19
1882 13 0 13
1883 11 0 11
1884 12 0 12
1885 16 0 16
1886 13 0 13
1887 11 0 11
1888 14 0 14
1889 12 0 12
1890 6 0 6
1891 11 0 11
1892 15 0 15
1893 11 0 11
1894 14 0 14
1895 13 0 13
1896 5 0 5
1897 10 0 10
1898 9 0 9
1899 10 0 10
1900 15 0 15
1901 9 0 9
1902 10 0 10
1903 8 0 8
1904 9 0 9
1905 10 0 10
1906 17 0 17
1907 18 0 18
1908 18 0 18
1909 16 0 16
1910 26 0 26
1911 27 0 27
1912 68 0 68
1913 76 0 76
1914 101 0 101
1915 146 0 146
1916 121 0 121
1917 156 0 156
1918 183 0 183
1919 231 0 231
1920 181 0 181
1921 192 0 192
1922 180 0 180
1923 185 0 185
1924 175 0 175
1925 170 0 170
1926 149 0 149
1927 136 0 136
1928 137 0 137
1929 101 0 101
1930 115 0 115
1931 111 0 111
1932 88 0 88
1933 101 0 101
1934 108 0 108
1935 100 0 100
1936 97 0 97
1937 93 0 93
1938 97 0 97
1939 119 0 119
1940 115 0 115
1941 116 0 116
1942 116 0 116
1943 103 0 103
1944 83 0 83
1945 95 0 95
1946 116 0 116
1947 153 0 153
1948 110 0 110
1949 127 0 127
1950 163 0 163
1951 176 0 176
1952 173 0 173
1953 217 0 217
1954 276 0 276
1955 269 0 269
1956 341 0 341
1957 352 0 352
1958 383 0 383
1959 424 0 424
1960 458 6 452
1961 611 7 604
1962 667 5 662
1963 685 7 678
1964 605 0 605
1965 585 6 579
1966 529 0 529
1967 593 5 588
1968 655 6 649
1969 633 7 626
1970 733 10 723
1971 686 9 677
1972 639 9 630
1973 631 6 625
1974 729 11 718
1975 852 10 842
1976 649 0 649
1977 698 12 686
1978 646 11 635
1979 703 8 695
1980 756 13 743
1981 718 0 718
1982 695 5 690
1983 688 0 688
1984 666 5 661
1985 743 13 730
1986 826 9 817
1987 888 12 876
1988 883 9 874
1989 846 8 838
1990 806 5 801
1991 793 6 787
1992 669 6 663
1993 691 0 691
1994 665 5 660
1995 664 6 658
1996 654 5 649
1997 644 0 644
1998 629 0 629
1999 679 0 679
2000 634 0 634
2001 731 0 731
2002 708 0 708
2003 701 0 701
2004 779 0 779
2005 813 0 813
2006 852 0 852
2007 859 0 859
2008 697 0 697
2009 718 0 718
2010 631 0 631
2011 544 0 544
2012 587 0 587
2013 468 0 468
2014 491 0 491

Want to know about the populiarty of Orlando? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 45,852 babies born with the name Orlando in the United States. That's more than enough Orlandos to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 16 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Orlando" was in 1987 with a total of 876 babies.

According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Orlando" ranks #105 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 10 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1925. Across the entire United States a total of 170 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Orlando popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Orlando

The name "Orlando" is of Italian origin, and it means "Famous Land". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Orlando Bloom

Orlando Bloom is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1994 to present. Orlando was born in 1977 in Canterbury, Kent, England.

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Orlando Jones

Orlando Jones is a stand-up comedian, actor, voice artist, and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1991 to present. Orlando was born in 1968 in Mobile, Alabama, U.S.

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Orlando Hernandez

Orlando Hernandez is a MLB player. Orlando was born in 1965 in Villa Clara, Cuba.

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Orlando Pace

Orlando Pace is a NFL player. Orlando was born in 1975 in Sandusky, Ohio.

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Orlando Cepeda

Orlando Cepeda is a MLB player. Orlando was born in 1937 in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

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Orlando Cabrera

Orlando Cabrera is a MLB player. Orlando was born in 1974 in Cartagena, Colombia.

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Alternative Meanings

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

Your name in reverse order is "Odnalro". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dnolrao". 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 Orlando born Sep 16, 1950

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 Mongolia approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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