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Purnell

  • Gender: Boy
  • #12043 All Time
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How popular is the baby 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 7 0 7
1946 14 0 14
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 popularity of the Purnell baby name? From 1880 to 2015, 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 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Purnell" is not a popular baby boy's name in Maryland. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1953. Across the entire United States a total of only 12 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 one of the most popular West Virginia names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Purnell

Purnell Art Company
Purnell Choppin
Purnell Furniture
Purnell Model For Cultural Competence
Purnell Moving Berlin Md
Purnell Museum
Purnell Clothing
Purnell School
Purnell House

Alternative Meanings

P is for please, the way you always do.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

R is for realist, the way you are.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

L is for little, the little things you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Llenrup". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Unlplre". 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 Purnell born Jun 11, 2012

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 USA North-East approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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