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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1919 5 0 5
1922 13 13 0
1926 7 7 0
1930 5 5 0
1932 5 5 0
1936 12 12 0
1937 10 10 0
1938 7 7 0
1939 10 10 0
1940 7 7 0
1941 14 14 0
1942 14 14 0
1943 16 16 0
1944 18 18 0
1945 17 17 0
1946 25 25 0
1947 66 66 0
1948 52 52 0
1949 44 44 0
1950 41 41 0
1951 40 40 0
1952 43 43 0
1953 42 42 0
1954 51 51 0
1955 51 51 0
1956 72 72 0
1957 83 83 0
1958 64 59 5
1959 70 70 0
1960 75 75 0
1961 77 77 0
1962 69 69 0
1963 65 65 0
1964 66 66 0
1965 43 43 0
1966 51 51 0
1967 49 49 0
1968 48 48 0
1969 45 45 0
1970 39 39 0
1971 66 66 0
1972 72 67 5
1973 65 60 5
1974 74 69 5
1975 76 76 0
1976 96 96 0
1977 140 134 6
1978 154 147 7
1979 153 148 5
1980 175 170 5
1981 140 133 7
1982 132 123 9
1983 117 112 5
1984 94 94 0
1985 61 61 0
1986 89 83 6
1987 72 72 0
1988 70 70 0
1989 82 82 0
1990 76 76 0
1991 73 73 0
1992 83 83 0
1993 78 78 0
1994 79 79 0
1995 79 73 6
1996 149 143 6
1997 221 221 0
1998 215 209 6
1999 186 186 0
2000 204 198 6
2001 191 186 5
2002 173 173 0
2003 186 180 6
2004 168 168 0
2005 186 186 0
2006 192 192 0
2007 199 199 0
2008 186 186 0
2009 146 146 0
2010 167 167 0
2011 151 151 0
2012 134 134 0
2013 101 101 0
2014 105 105 0

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Star" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of only 76 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Star

The name "Star" is of American origin, and it means "Star". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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.

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Star E. Knight

Star was born in 1978.

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Alternative Meanings

S is for strength, there when needed.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

Your name in reverse order is "Rats". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rats". 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 Star born Jul 12, 1979

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 Egypt approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

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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