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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Urban

Gender: Boy. Ranked #5016 most popular

Similar Names
< 1k Urbano (Spanish)
< 1k Urbain (French)
< 1k Urbana (Italian)

What does the name "Urban" mean?

Urban (Latin): From the City

The name "Urban" is of Latin origin and it means "From the City". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

B is for beloved, as you are to many.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nabru". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Bnrau". How do you pronounce that?

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Urban? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,971 babies born with the name Urban in the United States. That's more than enough Urbans to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Urban" was in 1924 with a total of 104 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Urban" is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of only 33 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Urban popular?



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

Past life for Urban born Dec 1, 1975

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 Greenland approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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.