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Savannah

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Native American
  • Meaning: Open plain
  • #470 All Time
  • #39 in 2014
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28k Savanna (Spanish)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 17 17 0
1881 24 24 0
1882 20 20 0
1883 27 27 0
1884 36 36 0
1885 26 26 0
1886 32 32 0
1887 33 33 0
1888 37 37 0
1889 33 33 0
1890 33 33 0
1891 40 40 0
1892 47 47 0
1893 34 34 0
1894 38 38 0
1895 37 37 0
1896 31 31 0
1897 36 36 0
1898 46 46 0
1899 37 37 0
1900 53 53 0
1901 45 45 0
1902 53 53 0
1903 35 35 0
1904 31 31 0
1905 55 55 0
1906 37 37 0
1907 43 43 0
1908 45 45 0
1909 48 48 0
1910 60 60 0
1911 50 45 5
1912 59 59 0
1913 54 54 0
1914 62 62 0
1915 63 63 0
1916 63 63 0
1917 83 83 0
1918 74 74 0
1919 74 74 0
1920 89 89 0
1921 79 79 0
1922 69 69 0
1923 54 54 0
1924 88 88 0
1925 74 74 0
1926 54 54 0
1927 57 57 0
1928 65 65 0
1929 51 51 0
1930 42 42 0
1931 50 50 0
1932 42 42 0
1933 39 39 0
1934 48 48 0
1935 40 40 0
1936 36 36 0
1937 49 49 0
1938 35 35 0
1939 48 48 0
1940 42 42 0
1941 48 48 0
1942 30 30 0
1943 42 42 0
1944 34 34 0
1945 36 36 0
1946 35 35 0
1947 49 49 0
1948 35 35 0
1949 41 41 0
1950 45 45 0
1951 38 38 0
1952 32 32 0
1953 30 30 0
1954 40 40 0
1955 23 23 0
1956 43 43 0
1957 29 29 0
1958 25 25 0
1959 21 21 0
1960 21 21 0
1961 25 25 0
1962 17 17 0
1963 23 23 0
1964 12 12 0
1965 14 14 0
1966 15 15 0
1967 11 11 0
1968 16 16 0
1969 19 19 0
1970 30 30 0
1971 21 21 0
1972 23 23 0
1973 23 23 0
1974 17 17 0
1975 17 17 0
1976 19 19 0
1977 23 23 0
1978 20 20 0
1979 40 40 0
1980 46 46 0
1981 43 43 0
1982 118 118 0
1983 440 434 6
1984 868 868 0
1985 1,326 1,321 5
1986 1,817 1,810 7
1987 1,469 1,469 0
1988 1,321 1,312 9
1989 1,294 1,289 5
1990 1,401 1,401 0
1991 1,648 1,648 0
1992 2,183 2,183 0
1993 3,348 3,342 6 #96 girl name
1994 4,394 4,385 9 #82 girl name
1995 4,913 4,903 10 #68 girl name
1996 7,006 6,997 9 #43 girl name
1997 6,578 6,578 0 #47 girl name
1998 6,466 6,461 5 #44 girl name
1999 6,803 6,803 0 #42 girl name
2000 7,111 7,099 12 #37 girl name
2001 6,739 6,733 6 #42 girl name
2002 6,584 6,578 6 #39 girl name
2003 6,157 6,151 6 #41 girl name
2004 5,846 5,810 36 #41 girl name
2005 6,485 6,475 10 #35 girl name
2006 7,087 7,079 8 #30 girl name
2007 7,050 7,041 9 #30 girl name
2008 6,133 6,121 12 #33 girl name
2009 5,585 5,580 5 #39 girl name
2010 5,366 5,361 5 #44 girl name
2011 5,438 5,438 0 #41 girl name
2012 5,176 5,176 0 #42 girl name
2013 5,222 5,222 0 #36 girl name
2014 5,433 5,433 0 #39 girl name

Want to know about the populiarty of Savannah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 148,878 babies born with the name Savannah in the United States. That's more than enough Savannahs to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 17 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Savannah" was in 2000 with a total of 7,099 babies. (That's a lot of baby Savannahs)

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Savannah" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 12 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 4,394 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 Savannah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Native American

Origin and Meaning of Savannah

The name "Savannah" is of Native American origin, and it means "Open plain". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Savannah Outen

Savannah Outen is a singer and songwriter specializing in pop rock and pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Savannah was born in 1992 in Hillsboro, Oregon.

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Alternative Meanings

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

V is for valiant, the way you approach life!

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

Your name in reverse order is "Hannavas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aannsahv". 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 Savannah born Sep 5, 2014

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 North of Latin America approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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