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How popular is the baby name Tracey in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1915 6 0 6
1916 5 0 5
1919 8 0 8
1920 5 0 5
1921 6 0 6
1923 12 5 7
1924 8 0 8
1927 6 0 6
1928 6 0 6
1933 5 0 5
1934 9 0 9
1935 5 0 5
1937 11 5 6
1938 12 6 6
1939 6 6 0
1940 6 0 6
1941 18 8 10
1942 29 19 10
1943 30 19 11
1944 24 16 8
1945 32 22 10
1946 37 22 15
1947 44 28 16
1948 70 58 12
1949 76 52 24
1950 103 86 17
1951 117 94 23
1952 148 129 19
1953 218 189 29
1954 364 330 34
1955 473 444 29
1956 583 516 67
1957 1,071 985 86
1958 1,068 977 91
1959 1,530 1,408 122
1960 2,147 1,959 188
1961 3,040 2,806 234
1962 3,945 3,640 305
1963 4,022 3,703 319
1964 4,082 3,740 342
1965 4,613 4,260 353 #85 girl name
1966 5,598 5,127 471 #69 girl name
1967 5,054 4,501 553 #78 girl name
1968 5,381 4,931 450 #72 girl name
1969 6,022 5,626 396 #65 girl name
1970 6,601 6,231 370 #55 girl name
1971 5,169 4,791 378 #74 girl name
1972 3,873 3,407 466 #88 girl name
1973 3,400 2,979 421
1974 3,060 2,760 300
1975 2,599 2,377 222
1976 2,093 1,941 152
1977 1,646 1,504 142
1978 1,557 1,450 107
1979 1,419 1,314 105
1980 1,313 1,255 58
1981 1,108 1,038 70
1982 943 897 46
1983 822 786 36
1984 905 839 66
1985 754 694 60
1986 826 754 72
1987 885 807 78
1988 780 704 76
1989 677 596 81
1990 585 496 89
1991 514 432 82
1992 451 384 67
1993 421 339 82
1994 299 227 72
1995 259 199 60
1996 261 197 64
1997 203 160 43
1998 163 117 46
1999 131 100 31
2000 136 111 25
2001 125 93 32
2002 127 94 33
2003 86 64 22
2004 106 78 28
2005 72 54 18
2006 72 50 22
2007 74 49 25
2008 66 41 25
2009 66 48 18
2010 51 34 17
2011 39 24 15
2012 42 31 11
2013 38 27 11
2014 47 39 8
2015 37 23 14

Want to know about the popularity of the Tracey baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 94,956 babies born with the name Tracey in the United States. That's more than enough Traceys to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tracey" was in 1970 with a total of 6,231 babies. (That's a lot of baby Traceys)

According to the 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tracey" ranks #72 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, 170 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1966. Across the entire United States a total of 5,598 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Tracey

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

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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Tracey Needham

Tracey was born in 1967 as Tracey Renee Needham in Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Tracey Thorn

Tracey Thorn is a singer-songwriter specializing in pop, alternative rock, folk, and electronic music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1980 to present. Tracey was born in 1962 as Tracey Anne Thorn in Brookmans Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England.

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Traci Brooks

Traci Brooks is a professional wrestler. Traci was born in 1975 as Tracey Brookshaw in St. Marys, Ontario.

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Tracey Ross

Tracey Ross is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1981 to present. Tracey was born in 1959 as Linda Tracey Ross in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Tracy Brooks

Tracy Brooks is a professional wrestler. Tracy was born in 1975 as Tracey Brookshaw in St. Marys, Ontario.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Tracey

Tracey Armah
Tracey Barbie
Tracey Cherelle Jones
Tracey Mcshane
Tracey Wahlberg
Tracey Edmonds
Tracey Gold
Tracey Stewart

Alternative Meanings

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

C is for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

E is for elegant, born within you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yecart". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ryecta". 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 Tracey born Aug 2, 1956

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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 Greece approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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