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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Purnell

  • Gender: Boy
  • #11836 All Time
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How popular is the name "Purnell" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 5 0 5
1914 6 0 6
1915 11 0 11
1916 7 0 7
1917 7 0 7
1919 21 6 15
1920 10 0 10
1921 13 0 13
1923 5 0 5
1924 9 0 9
1925 10 0 10
1926 6 0 6
1927 11 0 11
1928 10 0 10
1929 9 0 9
1930 10 0 10
1931 8 0 8
1932 7 0 7
1933 9 0 9
1935 9 0 9
1937 8 0 8
1938 11 0 11
1939 11 0 11
1941 10 0 10
1942 6 0 6
1943 7 0 7
1944 18 0 18
1945 8 0 8
1946 13 0 13
1947 10 0 10
1948 15 0 15
1949 9 0 9
1950 8 0 8
1951 13 0 13
1952 11 0 11
1953 12 0 12
1954 12 0 12
1955 11 0 11
1956 10 0 10
1957 15 0 15
1958 15 0 15
1959 11 0 11
1960 8 0 8
1961 8 0 8
1962 5 0 5
1963 17 0 17
1964 19 0 19
1965 17 0 17
1966 14 0 14
1967 18 0 18
1968 8 0 8
1969 12 0 12
1970 13 0 13
1971 14 0 14
1972 13 0 13
1973 13 0 13
1974 7 0 7
1977 11 0 11
1978 11 0 11
1979 13 0 13
1980 6 0 6
1981 8 0 8
1982 9 0 9
1983 8 0 8
1984 9 0 9
1985 5 0 5
1986 6 0 6
1989 9 0 9
1990 10 0 10
1991 7 0 7
1992 10 0 10
1994 8 0 8
1995 8 0 8
2003 6 0 6
2004 5 0 5
2010 6 0 6

Want to know about the populiarty of Purnell? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 768 babies born with the name Purnell in the United States. That's more than enough Purnells to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Purnell" was in 1964 with a total of 19 babies.

According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Purnell" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1956. Across the entire United States a total of only 10 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Purnell popular?

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

What does the name "Purnell" mean?

P is for proud, you can hold your head up!

U is for unite, you bring people together.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

L is for love, your love of life!

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

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Past life for Purnell born Sep 21, 1930

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 Central India approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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