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145k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sue

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Lily
  • #483 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
188065650
188167670
188284840
188368680
188492920
188594940
188696960
18871231230
18881171170
18891121120
18901201200
18911271270
18921631630
18931231230
18941051050
18951571570
18961211210
18971451450
18981431430
18991221220
19001571570
19011351350
19021541540
19031461460
19041631630
19051911910
19061781780
19072012010
19082062060
19092432430
19102772770
19113303300
19124314310
19134834830
19146346340
19158128120
19168688680
19177857787
19187857850
19196936930
19207077070
19216696690
19226846840
19236016010
19246436430
19256726720
19266986980
19276846795
19287837785
19299449440
19301,2171,2125
19311,2251,2196
19321,5141,5077
19331,6781,6717
19341,9461,93214
19352,0372,02413
19362,2322,2239
19372,5142,50212
19382,6002,59010
19392,6212,6210#92 girl name
19403,1133,1058#81 girl name
19413,3773,36116#75 girl name
19423,6453,63015#73 girl name
19433,8683,84919#72 girl name
19444,0504,03515#62 girl name
19453,9303,91416#66 girl name
19465,1605,14317#61 girl name
19475,3195,30712#69 girl name
19484,6844,67410#78 girl name
19493,9363,92511#88 girl name
19503,5123,5039#100 girl name
19513,3703,35614
19523,3343,3340
19533,6543,6468
19543,9783,9780
19553,7323,7248
19563,7543,7540
19574,5034,49310
19584,6874,67215
19594,3974,38611
19604,0164,0106
19613,5113,5029
19623,1843,1840
19632,5992,5936
19642,1832,17310
19651,7761,7760
19661,3241,3168
19671,2591,2590
19689809800
19698138130
19706636630
19716386335
19724534530
19733973970
19743603555
19752932930
19762412410
19772802800
19782352350
19792772725
19803443440
19812782717
198222221111
19831791718
19841551478
198515114011
19861161088
19871091018
19881159718
1989998514
1990867511
1991897910
199275687
1993746410
199457489
199547470
1996493811
199743430
199832320
199929290
200036360
200132320
200225250
200322220
200414140
200521210
200622220
200723230
200817170
200923230
201017170
201119190
201213130
201326260
201414140

Want to know about the populiarty of Sue? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 144,943 babies born with the name Sue in the United States. That's more than enough Sues to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 65 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sue" was in 1947 with a total of 5,307 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sues)

According to the 1958 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sue" ranks #67 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Washington. Imagine that, 109 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1958. Across the entire United States a total of 4,687 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Sue" mean?

Sue (English): Lily

The name "Sue" is of English origin and it means "Lily". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 8 other names that are similar to this one.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

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



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

Celebrities named Sue

Sue Bird

Sue Bird is a basketball biography. Sue was born in 1980 in Syosset, New York.

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Sue Lyon

Sue Lyon is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1959 to 1986. Sue was born in 1946 as Suellyn Lyon in Davenport, Iowa.

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Past life for Sue born Jun 1, 1933

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 North Europe approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

Name poster for Sue

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