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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sunni

  • Gender: Girl
  • #6854 All Time
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How popular is the name "Sunni" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1949 5 5 0
1951 10 10 0
1952 8 8 0
1953 10 10 0
1954 8 8 0
1955 8 8 0
1956 11 11 0
1957 6 6 0
1958 8 8 0
1959 11 11 0
1960 12 12 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 11 11 0
1964 7 7 0
1965 9 9 0
1966 8 8 0
1967 20 20 0
1968 17 17 0
1969 26 26 0
1970 20 20 0
1971 41 41 0
1972 26 26 0
1973 22 22 0
1974 29 29 0
1975 49 49 0
1976 70 70 0
1977 38 38 0
1978 36 36 0
1979 51 46 5
1980 69 69 0
1981 62 62 0
1982 58 58 0
1983 42 42 0
1984 46 46 0
1985 36 36 0
1986 58 58 0
1987 41 41 0
1988 60 60 0
1989 52 52 0
1990 37 37 0
1991 37 37 0
1992 38 32 6
1993 33 33 0
1994 27 27 0
1995 25 25 0
1996 32 32 0
1997 32 32 0
1998 24 24 0
1999 30 30 0
2000 42 42 0
2001 25 25 0
2002 25 25 0
2003 26 26 0
2004 23 23 0
2005 25 25 0
2006 21 21 0
2007 20 20 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 27 27 0
2010 29 29 0
2011 32 32 0
2012 32 32 0
2013 36 36 0
2014 30 30 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Sunni? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,828 babies born with the name Sunni in the United States. That's more than enough Sunnis to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1949 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sunni" was in 1976 with a total of 70 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sunni" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 32 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Sunni popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Sunni 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!

What does the name "Sunni" mean?

S is for sensible, the practical side.

U is for understanding, you show for others.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

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

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Past life for Sunni born Mar 7, 1950

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 Northern India approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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