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Popularity
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Seamus

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Supplanter
  • #3248 All Time
Girls
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2k Shamus (Celtic/Gaelic)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1957909
1958707
1959909
1960909
1961606
1962808
1963606
196412012
196518018
196615015
196720020
196816016
196914014
197018018
197125025
197226026
197330030
197434034
197535035
197632032
197747047
197848048
197941041
198049049
198159059
198249049
198332032
198447047
198553053
198644044
198750050
198855055
198958058
199075075
199177077
199283083
199388088
19941110111
19951300130
19961570157
19971640164
19981640164
19991910191
20001940194
20011880188
20022150215
20032480248
20042330233
20052540254
20062440244
20072950295
20082980298
20092750275
20102390239
20112580258
20122580258
20132470247
20142370237

Want to know about the populiarty of Seamus? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,904 babies born with the name Seamus in the United States. That's more than enough Seami to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1957 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Seamus" was in 2008 with a total of 298 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Seamus" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 10 babies in California have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 130 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Seamus" mean?

Seamus (Irish): Supplanter

The name "Seamus" is of Irish origin and it means "Supplanter". It's a name commonly given to boys.

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

U is for unbreakable, your spirit is strong.

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

Your name in reverse order is "Sumaes". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Meuass". 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 Seamus popular?



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

Celebrities named Seamus

Seamus McGarvey

Seamus McGarvey is a cinematographer and director. Seamus was born in 1967 in Armagh, Northern Ireland.

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Past life for Seamus born Apr 12, 1996

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 Korea approximately on 1650. 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 self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

Name poster for Seamus

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