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Rusty

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Red headed
  • #1708 All Time
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How popular is the name "Rusty" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1927808
1930606
19341055
19351358
1937909
1938606
19391367
194013013
194112012
194217017
194320020
194443043
194539039
194679079
1947851372
194879673
194995590
195098098
195112812116
195213010120
19531579148
19542137206
195533612324
195645014436
19574489439
195852413511
19595659556
19605227515
19615750575
19625246518
196351416498
19644299420
19654198411
196634716331
19673168308
196834213329
196935313340
197040623383
197136611355
197234820328
19733359326
197432614312
197538622364
197640427377
197736220342
197836019341
197954929520
198052319504
198151819499
19824277420
19833677360
198434911338
19853260326
198634712335
198735413341
19883519342
19893079298
19902818273
19912120212
19921650165
19931500150
19941625157
19951347127
19961236117
19971010101
199886086
199983083
200072072
200170070
200267067
200376076
200465065
200578078
200641041
200754054
200843043
200931031
201045045
201141041
201237037
201335035
201442042

Want to know about the populiarty of Rusty? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,942 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 first appeared 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.

What does the name "Rusty" mean?

Rusty (American): Red headed

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

R is for relax, you know how!

U is for unite, you bring people together.

S is for select, as few are chosen.

T is for tender, loving nature.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ytsur". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Uysrt". 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.

Where is the name Rusty popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rusty in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Rusty

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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Past life for Rusty born Mar 22, 1929

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 Western Africa approximately on 1200. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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