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Popularity
32k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Percy

Gender: Boy. Ranked #1282 most popular

What does the name "Percy" mean?

Percy (French): Pierce valley

The name "Percy" is of French origin and it means "Pierce valley". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

P is for peer, you have few equals.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ycrep". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Pryce". How do you pronounce that?

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Percy? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31,795 babies born with the name Percy in the United States. That's more than enough Percies to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 94 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Percy" was in 1921 with a total of 603 babies.

According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Percy" is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1976. Across the entire United States a total of only 138 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Percy popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Percy 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!

Celebrities named Percy

Master P

Master P is an entrepreneur, businessperson, rapper, actor, author, and philanthropist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1990 to present. Master was born in 1969 as Percy Robert Miller in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.

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Lil' Romeo

Lil' Romeo is a rapperactorentrepreneurbasketball playermodel with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Lil' was born in 1989 as Percy Romeo Miller, Jr. in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.

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Past life for Percy born Dec 3, 2013

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 1100. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

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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