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Popularity
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Trace

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From Tracy, France
  • #2321 All Time
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Similar Names
95k Tracey (English)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
195617017
195717017
195820020
195927522
196035728
1961351025
1962521933
1963581246
196430723
1965861472
1966771364
1967611447
1968501634
1969451233
1970652540
1971551342
1972491633
197331724
197422715
1975331221
1976361422
197720020
197830624
197923518
198019019
198128721
198232527
198327819
198435728
19851011091
198667958
198752547
198858058
1989102696
19901160116
19911445139
19921325127
19931580158
19941710171
19951610161
199621311202
19974287421
19985306524
19993978389
20003840384
20013690369
20024370437
20035015496
20044470447
20054450445
20064700470
20074370437
20085330533
20095040504
20104930493
20114360436
20123770377
20133800380
20143125307

Want to know about the populiarty of Trace? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,470 babies born with the name Trace in the United States. That's more than enough Traces to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given to 17 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Trace" was in 2008 with a total of 533 babies.

According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Trace" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 213 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Trace

The name "Trace" is of English origin, and it means "From Tracy, France". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Trace Adkins

Trace Adkins is a singer, music artist, actor (film and television) specializing in country, country rock, and blues rock music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1995 to present. Trace was born in 1962 as Tracy Darrell Adkins in Sarepta, Louisiana, United States.

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Tracey Ullman

Tracey Ullman is a comedian with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1980 to present. Tracey was born in 1959 as Trace Ullman in Slough, Berkshire, England.

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Alternative Meanings

T is for treat, that you always are.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

C is for caring, your finest trait.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Ecart". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tecar". 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 Trace born Oct 18, 1968

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 Australia approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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