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since 1880

Rebel

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 5 5 0
1943 5 5 0
1944 5 5 0
1948 7 7 0
1951 10 10 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 15 10 5
1956 18 11 7
1958 6 6 0
1959 8 8 0
1960 7 0 7
1961 20 12 8
1962 27 16 11
1963 23 11 12
1964 26 21 5
1965 6 6 0
1966 10 10 0
1967 42 42 0
1968 25 20 5
1969 18 18 0
1970 21 12 9
1971 15 15 0
1972 18 11 7
1974 8 8 0
1975 16 9 7
1976 14 6 8
1977 5 5 0
1978 15 7 8
1979 5 5 0
1980 17 11 6
1981 13 13 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 5 0 5
1984 6 0 6
1985 7 0 7
1986 9 0 9
1987 20 7 13
1988 14 8 6
1989 6 6 0
1992 14 6 8
1993 5 0 5
1994 17 9 8
1995 11 5 6
1996 11 5 6
1997 16 10 6
1999 8 0 8
2001 6 0 6
2002 12 5 7
2003 11 0 11
2004 11 5 6
2005 12 5 7
2006 16 6 10
2007 21 5 16
2008 29 10 19
2009 26 5 21
2010 32 10 22
2011 27 8 19
2012 23 6 17
2013 102 47 55
2014 106 58 48
2015 128 83 45

Want to know about the popularity of the Rebel baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,161 babies born with the name Rebel in the United States. That's more than enough Rebels to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rebel" was in 2015 with a total of 83 babies.

According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rebel" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of only 128 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Rebel popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rebel in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Massachusetts 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 "Rebel" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rebel as well as things modernly associated with the name Rebel such as celebrities named Rebel.

Other Inspirations for the Name Rebel

Rebel Circus
Rebel Flag
Rebel Flag For Sale
Rebel Without A Cause
Rebel Flag Meaning
Rebel Sport
Rebel Yell
Rebel Wilson

Alternative Meanings

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

E is for elate, you make others happy.

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for love, everlasting.

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

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Past life for Rebel born Feb 6, 1994

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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 Ireland approximately on 1400. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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