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Rusty

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1927 8 0 8
1930 6 0 6
1934 10 5 5
1935 13 5 8
1937 9 0 9
1938 6 0 6
1939 13 6 7
1940 13 0 13
1941 12 0 12
1942 17 0 17
1943 20 0 20
1944 43 0 43
1945 39 0 39
1946 79 0 79
1947 85 13 72
1948 79 6 73
1949 95 5 90
1950 98 0 98
1951 128 12 116
1952 130 10 120
1953 157 9 148
1954 213 7 206
1955 336 12 324
1956 450 14 436
1957 448 9 439
1958 524 13 511
1959 565 9 556
1960 522 7 515
1961 575 0 575
1962 524 6 518
1963 514 16 498
1964 429 9 420
1965 419 8 411
1966 347 16 331
1967 316 8 308
1968 342 13 329
1969 353 13 340
1970 406 23 383
1971 366 11 355
1972 348 20 328
1973 335 9 326
1974 326 14 312
1975 386 22 364
1976 404 27 377
1977 362 20 342
1978 360 19 341
1979 549 29 520
1980 525 19 506
1981 518 19 499
1982 426 7 419
1983 367 7 360
1984 349 11 338
1985 326 0 326
1986 348 12 336
1987 354 13 341
1988 351 9 342
1989 307 9 298
1990 281 8 273
1991 212 0 212
1992 165 0 165
1993 150 0 150
1994 162 5 157
1995 134 7 127
1996 123 6 117
1997 101 0 101
1998 86 0 86
1999 83 0 83
2000 73 0 73
2001 70 0 70
2002 67 0 67
2003 76 0 76
2004 65 0 65
2005 78 0 78
2006 41 0 41
2007 54 0 54
2008 43 0 43
2009 31 0 31
2010 45 0 45
2011 41 0 41
2012 38 0 38
2013 35 0 35
2014 42 0 42
2015 45 0 45

Want to know about the popularity of the Rusty baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,991 babies born with the name Rusty in the United States. That's more than enough Rusties to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1927 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rusty" was in 1961 with a total of 575 babies.

According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rusty" ranks #114 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 5 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1968. Across the entire United States a total of 342 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Rusty popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Rusty

The name "Rusty" is of American origin, and it means "Red headed". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Rusty Wallace

Rusty Wallace is a nascar driver. Rusty was born in 1956 as Russell William Wallace, Jr. in Arnold, Missouri, United States.

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Rusty Joiner

Rusty Joiner is a model. Rusty was born in 1972 in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.

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Rusty Smith

Rusty was born in 1979.

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Rusty Greer

Rusty Greer is a MLB player. Rusty was born in 1969 in Fort Rucker, Alabama.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Rusty

Rusty Cage
Rusty Coones
Rusty Griswold
Rusty Hamer
Rusty Nail
Rusty Rudder
Rusty Scupper
Rusty Bucket
Rusty Staub
Rusty Yates

Alternative Meanings

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

S is for special, you are, you know!

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

Y is for young, the years never show!

Your name in reverse order is "Ytsur". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yrtus". 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 Rusty born Jan 3, 1959

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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 Northern India approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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