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42k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Serenity

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Peaceful Disposition
  • #1075 All Time
  • #60 in 2014
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How popular is the name "Serenity" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1972 7 7 0
1973 13 13 0
1974 26 26 0
1975 34 34 0
1976 69 69 0
1977 70 70 0
1978 76 76 0
1979 57 57 0
1980 58 58 0
1981 65 65 0
1982 48 48 0
1983 37 37 0
1984 37 37 0
1985 40 40 0
1986 52 52 0
1987 34 34 0
1988 51 51 0
1989 45 45 0
1990 67 67 0
1991 59 59 0
1992 93 93 0
1993 89 89 0
1994 111 111 0
1995 127 127 0
1996 152 152 0
1997 200 200 0
1998 253 253 0
1999 524 524 0
2000 654 654 0
2001 782 782 0
2002 1,077 1,072 5
2003 1,412 1,412 0
2004 1,789 1,780 9
2005 1,985 1,985 0
2006 2,599 2,594 5
2007 2,731 2,731 0
2008 3,109 3,103 6
2009 3,468 3,468 0 #94 girl name
2010 3,474 3,468 6 #83 girl name
2011 3,857 3,849 8 #66 girl name
2012 4,216 4,209 7 #58 girl name
2013 4,429 4,423 6 #53 girl name
2014 4,291 4,284 7 #60 girl name

Want to know about the populiarty of Serenity? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 42,367 babies born with the name Serenity in the United States. That's more than enough Serenities to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Serenity" was in 2013 with a total of 4,423 babies. (That's a lot of baby Serenities)

According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Serenity" ranks #71 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 39 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of 3,109 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 Serenity popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Serenity 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!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Serenity

The name "Serenity" is of English origin, and it means "Peaceful Disposition". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

S is for special, you are, you know!

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

R is for relax, you know how!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

I is for ideals, no higher!

T is for tender, loving nature.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ytineres". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Etiysnre". 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 Serenity born Oct 5, 1999

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 Romania approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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