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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1924 5 0 5
1925 6 0 6
1928 12 5 7
1929 6 0 6
1930 9 0 9
1931 6 0 6
1932 5 0 5
1933 19 0 19
1934 16 0 16
1935 10 0 10
1936 22 0 22
1937 12 0 12
1938 19 0 19
1939 15 0 15
1940 20 0 20
1941 41 0 41
1942 77 11 66
1943 111 7 104
1944 225 18 207
1945 286 24 262
1946 499 16 483
1947 843 34 809
1948 1,048 29 1,019
1949 1,105 19 1,086
1950 1,322 19 1,303
1951 1,558 16 1,542
1952 2,074 21 2,053
1953 2,864 17 2,847
1954 3,156 33 3,123
1955 3,075 21 3,054
1956 3,283 20 3,263
1957 3,537 15 3,522
1958 3,817 36 3,781
1959 3,478 25 3,453
1960 2,593 19 2,574
1961 2,287 27 2,260
1962 1,900 22 1,878
1963 1,694 14 1,680
1964 1,376 18 1,358
1965 1,135 17 1,118
1966 954 10 944
1967 774 9 765
1968 778 9 769
1969 604 10 594
1970 567 8 559
1971 533 6 527
1972 514 5 509
1973 502 5 497
1974 483 8 475
1975 543 9 534
1976 559 8 551
1977 562 9 553
1978 509 9 500
1979 532 7 525
1980 584 8 576
1981 586 6 580
1982 562 6 556
1983 507 6 501
1984 517 7 510
1985 506 6 500
1986 442 8 434
1987 412 6 406
1988 429 0 429
1989 424 0 424
1990 388 6 382
1991 363 0 363
1992 324 0 324
1993 311 0 311
1994 252 0 252
1995 251 0 251
1996 211 0 211
1997 224 0 224
1998 160 0 160
1999 188 0 188
2000 176 0 176
2001 167 0 167
2002 172 0 172
2003 141 0 141
2004 143 0 143
2005 149 0 149
2006 165 0 165
2007 148 0 148
2008 130 0 130
2009 123 0 123
2010 119 0 119
2011 109 0 109
2012 97 0 97
2013 105 0 105
2014 106 0 106
2015 87 0 87

Want to know about the popularity of the Rickey baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 61,758 babies born with the name Rickey in the United States. That's more than enough Rickeys to occupy the territory of Greenland (Denmark) with an estimated population of 56,749 (as of January 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rickey" was in 1958 with a total of 3,781 babies. (That's a lot of baby Rickeys)

According to the 1961 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rickey" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, 118 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1961. Across the entire United States a total of 2,287 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Rickey popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Rickey

The name "Rickey" is of English origin, and it means "Abbreviation of Richard powerful: strong ruler". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Rickey Henderson

Rickey Henderson is a MLB player. Rickey was born in 1958 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Rickey

Rickey Cocktail
Rickey Gadson
Rickey Medlocke
Rickey Smiley
Rickey Thompson

Alternative Meanings

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

Y is for young, the years never show!

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

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Past life for Rickey born Oct 31, 1931

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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 Oceania approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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