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since 1880

True

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Real, Genuine
  • #7616 All Time
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How popular is the name "True" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1895 7 0 7
1898 5 0 5
1904 5 5 0
1905 6 6 0
1913 5 5 0
1914 7 0 7
1915 12 7 5
1916 12 7 5
1917 13 5 8
1918 17 6 11
1919 22 14 8
1920 10 0 10
1921 11 6 5
1922 11 6 5
1923 10 0 10
1924 13 7 6
1925 20 10 10
1926 5 0 5
1927 9 0 9
1928 8 8 0
1929 7 7 0
1931 5 5 0
1933 7 7 0
1936 10 10 0
1938 5 5 0
1939 7 7 0
1943 7 7 0
1946 13 7 6
1947 6 0 6
1950 6 0 6
1956 6 6 0
1969 6 6 0
1973 6 0 6
1980 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1982 15 9 6
1984 12 6 6
1987 5 0 5
1988 6 0 6
1989 5 0 5
1990 10 5 5
1991 8 0 8
1992 11 6 5
1993 18 6 12
1994 32 12 20
1995 40 21 19
1996 29 12 17
1997 24 8 16
1998 35 9 26
1999 40 14 26
2000 35 9 26
2001 47 14 33
2002 31 15 16
2003 42 19 23
2004 46 23 23
2005 52 26 26
2006 44 25 19
2007 74 30 44
2008 62 22 40
2009 68 33 35
2010 70 29 41
2011 69 41 28
2012 98 45 53
2013 90 41 49
2014 110 49 61

Want to know about the populiarty of True? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,542 babies born with the name True in the United States. That's more than enough Trues 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 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "True" was in 2014 with a total of 61 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "True" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 68 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name True popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of True

The name "True" is of English origin, and it means "Real, Genuine". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

T is for tender, loving nature.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

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

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Eurt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ture". 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 True born Aug 25, 1927

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 Northern Australia 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. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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