< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880



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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2001 6 0 6
2005 5 0 5
2006 7 0 7
2007 11 0 11
2008 18 0 18
2009 10 0 10
2010 12 0 12
2011 18 0 18
2012 14 0 14
2013 16 0 16
2014 20 7 13
2015 36 11 25

Want to know about the popularity of the Rocket baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 173 babies born with the name Rocket in the United States. That's more than enough Rockets to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2001 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rocket" was in 2015 with a total of 25 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rocket" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009. 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 Rocket popular?

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

Origin and Meaning of Rocket

The name "Rocket" is of English origin, and it means "Jet-propelled Tube". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Rocket

Rocket Lawyer
Rocket League
Rocket League Ps4
Rocket League Xbox One
Rocket Man Lyrics
Rocket Mustang
Rocket Bar Dc
Rocket Fizz
Rocket Man
Rocket Power

Alternative Meanings

R is for realist, the way you are.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

K is for kindness, you always show.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

T is for treat, that you always are.

Your name in reverse order is "Tekcor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rokcet". 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 Rocket born Aug 29, 1957

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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 Sumatra approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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