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Popularity
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Star

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Star
  • #2894 All Time
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9k Starr (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1919505
192213130
1926770
1930550
1932550
193612120
193710100
1938770
193910100
1940770
194114140
194214140
194316160
194418180
194517170
194625250
194766660
194852520
194944440
195041410
195140400
195243430
195342420
195451510
195551510
195672720
195783830
195864595
195970700
196075750
196177770
196269690
196365650
196466660
196543430
196651510
196749490
196848480
196945450
197039390
197166660
197272675
197365605
197474695
197576760
197696960
19771401346
19781541477
19791531485
19801751705
19811401337
19821321239
19831171125
198494940
198561610
198689836
198772720
198870700
198982820
199076760
199173730
199283830
199378780
199479790
199579736
19961491436
19972212210
19982152096
19991861860
20002041986
20011911865
20021731730
20031861806
20041681680
20051861860
20061921920
20071991990
20081861860
20091461460
20101671670
20111511510
20121341340
20131011010
20141051050

Want to know about the populiarty of Star? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,187 babies born with the name Star in the United States. That's more than enough Stars to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1919 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Star" was in 1997 with a total of 221 babies.

According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Star" is not a popular baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of only 168 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Star" mean?

Star (American): Star

The name "Star" is of American origin and it means "Star". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 8 other names that are similar to this one.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

T is for tender, loving nature.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

Your name in reverse order is "Rats". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rast". 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 Star popular?



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

Celebrities named Star

Star Jones

Star Jones is a lawyer, journalist, talk show host, and writer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Star was born in 1962 as Starlet Marie Jones in Badin, North Carolina, U.S.

Popularity:

Star E. Knight

Star was born in 1978.

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Past life for Star born Feb 27, 1924

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 Russia approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Name poster for Star

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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