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Seymour

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 14 0 14
1881 12 0 12
1882 10 0 10
1883 10 0 10
1884 10 0 10
1885 10 0 10
1886 10 0 10
1887 8 0 8
1888 10 0 10
1889 10 0 10
1890 17 0 17
1891 8 0 8
1892 11 0 11
1893 9 0 9
1894 12 0 12
1895 11 0 11
1896 13 0 13
1897 9 0 9
1898 9 0 9
1899 8 0 8
1900 10 0 10
1901 9 0 9
1902 9 0 9
1903 7 0 7
1904 12 0 12
1905 14 0 14
1906 8 0 8
1907 10 0 10
1908 16 0 16
1909 17 0 17
1910 26 0 26
1911 49 0 49
1912 118 0 118
1913 157 0 157
1914 245 0 245
1915 303 0 303
1916 375 0 375
1917 434 0 434
1918 511 0 511
1919 576 0 576
1920 660 0 660
1921 701 0 701
1922 734 0 734
1923 724 0 724
1924 790 5 785
1925 668 0 668
1926 660 0 660
1927 569 0 569
1928 573 5 568
1929 464 0 464
1930 446 0 446
1931 341 0 341
1932 267 0 267
1933 245 0 245
1934 186 0 186
1935 159 0 159
1936 162 0 162
1937 145 0 145
1938 114 0 114
1939 112 0 112
1940 84 0 84
1941 81 0 81
1942 81 0 81
1943 65 0 65
1944 50 0 50
1945 58 0 58
1946 45 0 45
1947 63 0 63
1948 44 0 44
1949 33 0 33
1950 28 0 28
1951 26 0 26
1952 35 0 35
1953 29 0 29
1954 27 0 27
1955 24 0 24
1956 30 0 30
1957 29 0 29
1958 19 0 19
1959 19 0 19
1960 19 0 19
1961 20 0 20
1962 9 0 9
1963 16 0 16
1964 8 0 8
1965 16 0 16
1966 18 0 18
1967 18 0 18
1968 10 0 10
1969 9 0 9
1970 12 0 12
1971 14 0 14
1972 11 0 11
1973 5 0 5
1974 10 0 10
1975 7 0 7
1976 7 0 7
1977 12 0 12
1978 6 0 6
1982 6 0 6
1985 6 0 6
1986 8 0 8
1987 6 0 6
1988 9 0 9
1989 5 0 5
1990 6 0 6
1991 8 0 8
1992 6 0 6
1993 7 0 7
1996 5 0 5
1999 6 0 6
2001 7 0 7
2004 8 0 8
2006 5 0 5
2007 6 0 6
2010 5 0 5
2011 6 0 6
2013 6 0 6
2014 5 0 5

Want to know about the popularity of the Seymour baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,060 babies born with the name Seymour in the United States. That's more than enough Seymours to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 14 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Seymour" was in 1924 with a total of 785 babies.

According to the 1929 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Seymour" ranks #59 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, 311 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1929. Across the entire United States a total of 464 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Seymour

The name "Seymour" is of French origin, and it means "From the village of St. Maur". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Seymour Cassel

Seymour Cassel is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1959 to present. Seymour was born in 1935 as Seymour Joseph Cassel in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

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

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Past life for Seymour born Apr 18, 1983

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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 Western Africa approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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