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Sandra

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1904 9 9 0
1905 6 6 0
1906 10 10 0
1907 5 5 0
1908 15 15 0
1909 5 5 0
1910 9 9 0
1911 15 15 0
1912 20 20 0
1913 36 36 0
1914 40 40 0
1915 49 49 0
1916 43 43 0
1917 63 63 0
1918 72 72 0
1919 86 86 0
1920 112 112 0
1921 120 120 0
1922 97 97 0
1923 110 110 0
1924 145 145 0
1925 177 177 0
1926 171 171 0
1927 207 207 0
1928 235 235 0
1929 253 253 0
1930 298 298 0
1931 454 454 0
1932 822 822 0
1933 1,369 1,364 5
1934 2,564 2,552 12 #93 girl name
1935 4,105 4,089 16 #50 girl name
1936 5,547 5,525 22 #38 girl name
1937 7,553 7,519 34 #26 girl name
1938 10,848 10,803 45 #14 girl name
1939 12,010 11,968 42 #13 girl name
1940 16,200 16,151 49 #10 girl name
1941 19,570 19,499 71 #9 girl name
1942 25,066 24,990 76 #6 girl name
1943 26,093 25,988 105 #6 girl name
1944 26,099 26,022 77 #6 girl name
1945 24,778 24,703 75 #6 girl name
1946 31,766 31,690 76 #6 girl name
1947 34,847 34,774 73 #5 girl name
1948 31,122 31,062 60 #6 girl name
1949 30,704 30,646 58 #6 girl name
1950 28,941 28,895 46 #8 girl name
1951 27,702 27,657 45 #9 girl name
1952 26,125 26,084 41 #10 girl name
1953 25,542 25,498 44 #11 girl name
1954 26,106 26,064 42 #13 girl name
1955 25,154 25,103 51 #13 girl name
1956 24,327 24,285 42 #14 girl name
1957 22,825 22,768 57 #15 girl name
1958 21,881 21,824 57 #15 girl name
1959 23,410 23,355 55 #13 girl name
1960 24,632 24,571 61 #11 girl name
1961 24,208 24,141 67 #9 girl name
1962 22,479 22,415 64 #10 girl name
1963 21,672 21,612 60 #9 girl name
1964 19,325 19,249 76 #13 girl name
1965 16,427 16,374 53 #15 girl name
1966 15,908 15,855 53 #17 girl name
1967 14,786 14,739 47 #20 girl name
1968 12,720 12,680 40 #26 girl name
1969 12,220 12,176 44 #25 girl name
1970 11,297 11,243 54 #27 girl name
1971 9,750 9,711 39 #31 girl name
1972 7,949 7,912 37 #31 girl name
1973 6,630 6,588 42 #39 girl name
1974 6,291 6,268 23 #44 girl name
1975 5,407 5,374 33 #51 girl name
1976 4,896 4,863 33 #59 girl name
1977 4,404 4,370 34 #61 girl name
1978 4,018 4,005 13 #69 girl name
1979 4,016 3,995 21 #77 girl name
1980 4,023 3,996 27 #80 girl name
1981 4,066 4,037 29 #74 girl name
1982 3,680 3,646 34 #80 girl name
1983 3,194 3,171 23 #88 girl name
1984 2,905 2,878 27 #94 girl name
1985 2,678 2,657 21
1986 2,662 2,639 23
1987 2,431 2,410 21
1988 2,293 2,258 35
1989 2,372 2,328 44
1990 2,367 2,343 24
1991 2,154 2,140 14
1992 2,037 2,015 22
1993 1,896 1,884 12
1994 1,788 1,771 17
1995 1,717 1,706 11
1996 1,669 1,659 10
1997 1,449 1,449 0
1998 1,372 1,366 6
1999 1,286 1,286 0
2000 1,268 1,268 0
2001 1,214 1,207 7
2002 1,149 1,139 10
2003 1,180 1,180 0
2004 1,182 1,175 7
2005 1,017 1,017 0
2006 890 890 0
2007 799 799 0
2008 720 720 0
2009 585 585 0
2010 579 579 0
2011 470 470 0
2012 414 414 0
2013 355 355 0
2014 351 351 0
2015 336 336 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Sandra baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 875,521 babies born with the name Sandra in the United States. That's more than enough Sandras to occupy the territory of Reunion (France) with an estimated population of 865,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sandra" was in 1947 with a total of 34,774 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sandras)

According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sandra" ranks #34 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Colorado. Imagine that, 101 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 1970. Across the entire United States a total of 11,297 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 Sandra popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Sandra

The name "Sandra" is of English origin, and it means "Defender of the People". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock is an actress and film producer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1987 to present. Sandra was born in 1964 as Sandra Annette Bullock in Arlington County, Virginia, United States.

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Sandra Oh

Sandra Oh is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1989 to present. Sandra was born in 1971 as Sandra Miju Oh in Nepean, Ontario, Canada.

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Sandra Dee

Sandra Dee is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1957 to 1994. Sandra was born in 1944 as Alexandra Zuck in Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.

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Sandra Day O'Connor

Sandra Day O'Connor is an officeholder. Sandra was born in 1930 as Sandra Day in El Paso, Texas, U.S.

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Sandra Bernhard

Sandra Bernhard is a comedian, singer, actress, and author with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Sandra was born in 1955 in Flint, Michigan, U.S.

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Sandy Duncan

Sandy Duncan is an actress, singer, and comedienne. Sandy was born in 1946 as Sandra Kay Duncan in Henderson, Texas, US.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Sandra

Sandra Bland
Sandra Lee
Sandra Rose
Sandra Vergara
Sandra Day O'connor

Alternative Meanings

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

R is for relax, you know how!

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

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

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Past life for Sandra born Mar 1, 2004

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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 France approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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