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since 1880

Ty

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: From the land of Eoghan
  • #1057 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Ty in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 5 0 5
1916 6 0 6
1917 5 0 5
1918 5 0 5
1919 6 0 6
1920 5 0 5
1923 8 0 8
1930 5 0 5
1936 7 0 7
1937 8 0 8
1939 5 0 5
1940 6 0 6
1941 12 0 12
1942 5 0 5
1943 10 0 10
1944 15 0 15
1945 19 0 19
1946 13 0 13
1947 17 0 17
1948 17 0 17
1949 21 0 21
1950 24 0 24
1951 35 0 35
1952 39 0 39
1953 44 0 44
1954 51 5 46
1955 70 0 70
1956 87 8 79
1957 64 0 64
1958 89 7 82
1959 195 7 188
1960 259 5 254
1961 332 9 323
1962 368 11 357
1963 380 8 372
1964 385 12 373
1965 301 0 301
1966 338 10 328
1967 379 13 366
1968 462 6 456
1969 431 6 425
1970 443 8 435
1971 501 8 493
1972 433 8 425
1973 366 0 366
1974 360 8 352
1975 338 15 323
1976 342 7 335
1977 383 0 383
1978 364 7 357
1979 373 11 362
1980 407 13 394
1981 417 14 403
1982 386 13 373
1983 351 13 338
1984 396 12 384
1985 376 15 361
1986 385 8 377
1987 327 11 316
1988 346 10 336
1989 362 9 353
1990 518 10 508
1991 599 11 588
1992 706 13 693
1993 783 16 767
1994 828 15 813
1995 999 14 985
1996 1,234 14 1,220
1997 1,375 17 1,358
1998 1,161 24 1,137
1999 1,245 22 1,223
2000 1,318 22 1,296
2001 1,230 12 1,218
2002 1,630 22 1,608
2003 1,963 27 1,936
2004 2,228 30 2,198
2005 2,472 24 2,448
2006 1,816 18 1,798
2007 1,545 11 1,534
2008 1,453 20 1,433
2009 1,650 12 1,638
2010 1,304 10 1,294
2011 1,000 9 991
2012 896 9 887
2013 770 7 763
2014 722 5 717
2015 618 9 609

Want to know about the popularity of the Ty baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 44,252 babies born with the name Ty in the United States. That's more than enough Ties to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ty" was in 2005 with a total of 2,448 babies. (That's a lot of baby Ties)

According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ty" ranks #79 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 20 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of 2,228 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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Where is the name Ty popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Ty

The name "Ty" is of American origin, and it means "From the land of Eoghan". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Ty Burrell

Ty Burrell is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Ty was born in 1967 as Tyler Gerald Burrell in Grants Pass, Oregon, U.S.

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Ty Cobb

Ty Cobb is a MLB player. Ty was born in 1886 in Narrows, Georgia.

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Ty Pennington

Ty Pennington is a tv personality. Ty was born in 1965 as Gary Tygert Burton in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

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Ty Murray

Ty Murray is a person|. Ty was born in 1969 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

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Ty Law

Ty Law is a NFL player. Ty was born in 1974 in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania.

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Ty Wigginton

Ty Wigginton is a MLB player. Ty was born in 1977 in San Diego, California.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Ty

Ty Dolla Sign
Ty Xanders
Ty Herndon
Ty Hilton
Ty Lawson
Ty Montgomery
Ty Simpkins

Alternative Meanings

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yt". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yt". 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 Ty born Mar 14, 1948

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

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 task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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