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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rocket

Girls
Boys

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 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rocket" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of only 18 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 Englander Baby Names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each state.

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 radiant, it's your personality!

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

K is for kid, the child within.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Your name in reverse order is "Tekcor". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rektoc". 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 May 21, 1931

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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 Central Africa approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

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 - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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