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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #22118 most popular

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What does the name "Red" mean?

Red (English): Red Haired

The name "Red" is of English origin and it means "Red Haired". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 85 other names that are similar to this one.

R is for realist, the way you are.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Red? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 265 babies born with the name Red in the United States. That's more than enough Reds to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1888 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Red" was in 1925 with a total of 16 babies.

Celebrities named Red

Red Buttons

Red Buttons is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1935 to 2006. Red was born in 1919 as Aaron Chwatt in New York City, New York, U.S.


Red Schoendienst

Red Schoendienst is a MLB player. Red was born in 1923 in Germantown, Illinois.


Past life for Red born Jul 18, 1990

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 USA South-West approximately on 1775. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

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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