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Patsy

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 15 15 0
1881 12 12 0
1882 17 17 0
1883 20 20 0
1884 21 21 0
1885 21 21 0
1886 25 20 5
1887 20 20 0
1888 22 22 0
1889 25 25 0
1890 15 15 0
1891 22 22 0
1892 20 20 0
1893 22 22 0
1894 31 31 0
1895 27 21 6
1896 23 23 0
1897 22 22 0
1898 41 32 9
1899 27 21 6
1900 61 49 12
1901 42 29 13
1902 44 34 10
1903 36 20 16
1904 48 31 17
1905 70 41 29
1906 50 41 9
1907 56 40 16
1908 77 50 27
1909 72 50 22
1910 99 73 26
1911 142 68 74
1912 218 99 119
1913 212 83 129
1914 268 94 174
1915 368 128 240
1916 381 125 256
1917 437 191 246
1918 459 177 282
1919 467 168 299
1920 482 195 287
1921 560 236 324
1922 584 277 307
1923 631 334 297
1924 818 520 298
1925 994 706 288
1926 1,256 993 263
1927 1,601 1,302 299
1928 1,904 1,624 280
1929 2,294 2,042 252
1930 2,761 2,543 218 #98 girl name
1931 3,091 2,869 222 #83 girl name
1932 3,430 3,254 176 #77 girl name
1933 3,612 3,449 163 #65 girl name
1934 3,875 3,748 127 #59 girl name
1935 3,921 3,797 124 #56 girl name
1936 4,313 4,197 116 #52 girl name
1937 4,340 4,243 97 #54 girl name
1938 4,348 4,256 92 #56 girl name
1939 4,193 4,110 83 #56 girl name
1940 4,157 4,079 78 #57 girl name
1941 4,869 4,789 80 #52 girl name
1942 4,627 4,560 67 #57 girl name
1943 4,419 4,351 68 #61 girl name
1944 3,776 3,728 48 #72 girl name
1945 3,395 3,347 48 #84 girl name
1946 4,065 4,016 49 #86 girl name
1947 4,417 4,345 72 #87 girl name
1948 3,774 3,714 60 #98 girl name
1949 3,399 3,346 53
1950 2,970 2,931 39
1951 2,931 2,898 33
1952 2,865 2,831 34
1953 2,635 2,589 46
1954 2,323 2,280 43
1955 2,059 2,013 46
1956 1,837 1,801 36
1957 1,646 1,609 37
1958 1,471 1,451 20
1959 1,349 1,326 23
1960 1,139 1,107 32
1961 1,050 1,019 31
1962 918 898 20
1963 918 892 26
1964 843 816 27
1965 601 576 25
1966 508 497 11
1967 469 452 17
1968 395 368 27
1969 312 295 17
1970 334 322 12
1971 277 265 12
1972 221 214 7
1973 214 204 10
1974 195 186 9
1975 156 142 14
1976 130 122 8
1977 103 96 7
1978 100 100 0
1979 101 96 5
1980 90 84 6
1981 99 93 6
1982 82 76 6
1983 87 79 8
1984 74 67 7
1985 85 80 5
1986 87 82 5
1987 83 83 0
1988 108 101 7
1989 96 96 0
1990 109 109 0
1991 109 103 6
1992 83 78 5
1993 78 78 0
1994 78 78 0
1995 55 55 0
1996 56 56 0
1997 44 44 0
1998 47 47 0
1999 41 41 0
2000 30 30 0
2001 37 37 0
2002 30 30 0
2003 46 46 0
2004 13 13 0
2005 24 24 0
2006 24 24 0
2007 14 14 0
2008 21 21 0
2009 17 17 0
2010 17 17 0
2011 12 12 0
2012 21 21 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 17 17 0
2015 16 16 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Patsy baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 126,974 babies born with the name Patsy in the United States. That's more than enough Patsies to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 15 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Patsy" was in 1941 with a total of 4,789 babies. (That's a lot of baby Patsies)

According to the 1934 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Patsy" ranks #74 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 7 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1934. Across the entire United States a total of 3,875 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Patsy

The name "Patsy" is of English origin, and it means "Noble". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Patsy Cline

Patsy Cline is a singer specializing in nashville sound, country, traditional pop, and rockabilly music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1947 to 1963. Patsy was born in 1932 as Virginia Patterson Hensley in Gore, Virginia, U.S.

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Patsy Kensit

Patsy Kensit is an actress, singer, and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1972 to present. Patsy was born in 1968 as Patricia Jude Francis Kensit in Hounslow, London, England.

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Morgan Fairchild

Morgan Fairchild is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1967 to present. Morgan was born in 1950 as Patsy Ann McClenny in Dallas, Texas, U.S.

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Patricia Neal

Patricia Neal is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1945 to 2009. Patricia was born in 1926 as Patsy Louise Neal in Packard, Kentucky, U.S.

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Patsy Palmer

Patsy Palmer is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1983 to present. Patsy was born in 1972 as Julie Anne Harris in Bethnal Green, London, England.

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Susan Shaw

Susan Shaw is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1946 to 1963. Susan was born in 1929 as Patsy Sloots in West Norwood, London, England, UK.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Patsy

Patsy Mink
Patsy Definition
Patsy Pastry Pizza
Patsy Ramsey

Alternative Meanings

P is for pioneer, your adventuresome spirit.

A is for able, for you surely are.

T is for time, you give to friends.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ystap". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Satpy". 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 Patsy born Oct 4, 1964

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

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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