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34k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sasha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Russian
  • #1222 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Sasha" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1956660
1957550
1960770
1961660
1962550
1963880
196415105
1965770
1966990
196736279
1968483414
196952439
1970816516
197112310221
197216814919
197328727116
197427224824
197524722720
197629024941
197734131427
197842140120
197941039317
198066663234
198153449044
198245743522
198355553025
198448246715
198561459915
19861,1831,15825
19871,8371,80037
19881,9171,88532
19891,7301,69832
19901,5291,48841
19911,0291,00326
199296694422
199386184120
199472669432
199574471529
199674869949
199765262428
199863561520
199959356627
200061557936
200169066228
200284180932
200385382726
200488484935
200585984316
20061,00998128
200797892454
200895991544
20091,2851,24837
201097394231
201188785730
201272069426
201372670521
201455553520

Want to know about the populiarty of Sasha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34,136 babies born with the name Sasha in the United States. That's more than enough Sashas to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1956 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sasha" was in 1988 with a total of 1,885 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sashas)

According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sasha" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 25 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1988. Across the entire United States a total of 1,917 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Sasha" mean?

Sasha (Russian): Diminutive form of Alexander

The name "Sasha" is of Russian origin and it means "Diminutive form of Alexander". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Ahsas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ashas". 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 Sasha popular?



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

Celebrities named Sasha

Sasha Alexander

Sasha Alexander is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1997 to present. Sasha was born in 1975 as Suzana S. Drobnjakovic in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Sasha Meneghel

Sasha Meneghel is an actress model volleyball player. Sasha was born in 1998 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Sasha Cohen

Sasha Cohen is a figure skater. Sasha was born in 1984 in Westwood, Los Angeles, California.

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Sasha Barrese

Sasha Barrese is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1989 to present. Sasha was born in 1981 as Alexandra Barrese in Maui, Hawaii, U.S.

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Sasha Pivovarova

Sasha Pivovarova is a model. Sasha was born in 1985 in Moscow, Soviet Union.

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Sasha Singleton

Sasha was born in 1978.

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Past life for Sasha born Mar 6, 1966

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 Borneo approximately on 1175. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

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 - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Sasha

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