< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Japanese
  • Meaning: Advance, Proceed
  • #19024 All Time

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

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Want to know about the populiarty of Susumu? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 351 babies born with the name Susumu in the United States. That's more than enough Susumus to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Susumu" was in 1919 with a total of 27 babies.

According to the 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Susumu" ranks #85 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 9 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1931. Across the entire United States a total of 13 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Susumu popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Susumu

The name "Susumu" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Advance, Proceed". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Susumu Terajima

Susumu Terajima is an actor. Susumu was born in 1963.


Alternative Meanings

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

U is for useful, always to others.

S is for success, in all you will do.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

U is for useful, always to others.

Your name in reverse order is "Umusus". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Muuuss". 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 Susumu born Aug 6, 1996

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 Romania approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Susumu

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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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