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Virgil

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 81 0 81
1881 65 0 65
1882 80 0 80
1883 70 0 70
1884 88 0 88
1885 82 0 82
1886 79 0 79
1887 77 0 77
1888 117 5 112
1889 93 0 93
1890 105 5 100
1891 133 10 123
1892 140 10 130
1893 119 0 119
1894 135 10 125
1895 152 6 146
1896 150 12 138
1897 169 10 159
1898 170 15 155
1899 166 12 154
1900 228 16 212
1901 169 11 158
1902 173 10 163
1903 188 15 173
1904 218 7 211 #100 boy name
1905 241 15 226 #97 boy name
1906 218 11 207
1907 289 13 276 #93 boy name
1908 275 17 258 #100 boy name
1909 264 14 250
1910 298 18 280
1911 369 14 355
1912 705 21 684
1913 846 27 819
1914 1,075 27 1,048
1915 1,410 34 1,376
1916 1,540 44 1,496
1917 1,563 40 1,523
1918 1,752 45 1,707 #99 boy name
1919 1,611 41 1,570
1920 1,768 57 1,711
1921 1,869 39 1,830 #98 boy name
1922 1,825 36 1,789 #99 boy name
1923 1,745 30 1,715 #100 boy name
1924 1,662 36 1,626
1925 1,524 22 1,502
1926 1,608 32 1,576
1927 1,525 27 1,498
1928 1,444 39 1,405
1929 1,365 25 1,340
1930 1,400 31 1,369
1931 1,401 18 1,383
1932 1,242 16 1,226
1933 1,156 16 1,140
1934 1,143 16 1,127
1935 1,120 17 1,103
1936 1,043 9 1,034
1937 982 12 970
1938 1,076 10 1,066
1939 953 16 937
1940 953 16 937
1941 936 14 922
1942 1,011 9 1,002
1943 1,012 20 992
1944 941 13 928
1945 862 18 844
1946 899 18 881
1947 868 14 854
1948 815 21 794
1949 803 11 792
1950 801 13 788
1951 801 14 787
1952 803 16 787
1953 768 12 756
1954 751 7 744
1955 707 10 697
1956 721 11 710
1957 671 11 660
1958 715 12 703
1959 668 16 652
1960 696 9 687
1961 635 11 624
1962 563 7 556
1963 568 7 561
1964 555 8 547
1965 512 9 503
1966 460 0 460
1967 454 7 447
1968 445 5 440
1969 392 7 385
1970 409 0 409
1971 429 7 422
1972 373 6 367
1973 354 9 345
1974 312 0 312
1975 311 0 311
1976 273 8 265
1977 258 6 252
1978 235 7 228
1979 237 0 237
1980 208 6 202
1981 226 5 221
1982 227 0 227
1983 160 0 160
1984 180 0 180
1985 151 5 146
1986 179 0 179
1987 142 0 142
1988 142 0 142
1989 146 0 146
1990 159 0 159
1991 149 0 149
1992 112 0 112
1993 114 0 114
1994 85 0 85
1995 96 0 96
1996 88 0 88
1997 82 0 82
1998 102 0 102
1999 80 0 80
2000 66 0 66
2001 74 0 74
2002 71 0 71
2003 69 0 69
2004 75 0 75
2005 69 0 69
2006 69 0 69
2007 73 0 73
2008 53 0 53
2009 64 0 64
2010 79 0 79
2011 73 0 73
2012 50 0 50
2013 68 0 68
2014 74 0 74
2015 69 0 69

Want to know about the popularity of the Virgil baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 72,455 babies born with the name Virgil in the United States. That's more than enough Virgils to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 81 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Virgil" was in 1921 with a total of 1,830 babies. (That's a lot of baby Virgils)

According to the 1929 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Virgil" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, 49 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1929. Across the entire United States a total of 1,365 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 "Virgil" mean? The list below shows the origins of Virgil as well as things modernly associated with the name Virgil such as celebrities named Virgil.

Origin and Meaning of Virgil

The name "Virgil" is of Latin origin, and it means "Of unknown meaning". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Virgil

Virgil Abloh
Virgil Earp
Virgil Security
Virgil Van Dijk
Virgil Wwe
Virgil Flowers
Virgil Goode
Virgil Green
Virgil Hawkins
Virgil Hunter

Alternative Meanings

V is for valentine, a sweetheart you are!

I is for interest, you show in others.

R is for realist, the way you are.

G is for golden, memories you share.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Your name in reverse order is "Ligriv". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ilgvri". 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 Virgil born Feb 24, 1965

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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 Mexico approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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