Names.org
Popularity
174k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Warren

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Guard
  • #403 All Time
Girls
Boys

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 158 0 158 #89 boy name
1881 156 0 156 #84 boy name
1882 183 0 183 #86 boy name
1883 146 0 146 #91 boy name
1884 164 0 164 #94 boy name
1885 151 0 151 #96 boy name
1886 144 0 144
1887 163 0 163 #94 boy name
1888 148 0 148
1889 167 0 167 #99 boy name
1890 157 0 157
1891 139 0 139
1892 157 0 157
1893 140 0 140
1894 141 0 141
1895 160 0 160
1896 125 0 125
1897 137 0 137
1898 151 0 151
1899 173 0 173
1900 191 0 191
1901 149 0 149
1902 154 5 149
1903 173 0 173
1904 168 5 163
1905 172 0 172
1906 144 0 144
1907 182 0 182
1908 194 0 194
1909 231 0 231
1910 271 7 264
1911 338 0 338
1912 697 0 697
1913 806 8 798
1914 1,041 7 1,034
1915 1,434 14 1,420
1916 1,556 8 1,548
1917 1,748 5 1,743 #93 boy name
1918 2,002 11 1,991 #90 boy name
1919 2,199 18 2,181 #83 boy name
1920 5,517 25 5,492 #39 boy name
1921 7,825 28 7,797 #24 boy name
1922 4,506 21 4,485 #45 boy name
1923 4,847 28 4,819 #43 boy name
1924 3,608 25 3,583 #58 boy name
1925 2,971 28 2,943 #66 boy name
1926 2,726 24 2,702 #71 boy name
1927 2,576 19 2,557 #79 boy name
1928 2,382 22 2,360 #85 boy name
1929 2,065 30 2,035 #92 boy name
1930 2,033 23 2,010 #96 boy name
1931 1,854 21 1,833 #99 boy name
1932 1,806 14 1,792
1933 1,818 10 1,808 #99 boy name
1934 2,038 12 2,026 #96 boy name
1935 2,010 17 1,993 #97 boy name
1936 1,984 8 1,976 #95 boy name
1937 1,822 0 1,822
1938 2,005 7 1,998
1939 1,897 6 1,891
1940 1,817 7 1,810
1941 2,049 8 2,041
1942 2,432 9 2,423 #97 boy name
1943 2,491 11 2,480
1944 2,358 12 2,346 #100 boy name
1945 2,196 11 2,185
1946 2,543 9 2,534
1947 2,737 13 2,724
1948 2,667 10 2,657
1949 2,537 10 2,527
1950 2,482 9 2,473
1951 2,600 0 2,600
1952 2,647 9 2,638
1953 2,645 6 2,639
1954 2,627 14 2,613
1955 2,496 8 2,488
1956 2,345 7 2,338
1957 2,353 10 2,343
1958 2,299 9 2,290
1959 2,190 11 2,179
1960 2,013 0 2,013
1961 2,084 0 2,084
1962 2,178 13 2,165
1963 2,192 7 2,185
1964 2,041 7 2,034
1965 1,833 7 1,826
1966 1,648 20 1,628
1967 1,565 11 1,554
1968 1,559 10 1,549
1969 1,532 7 1,525
1970 1,515 9 1,506
1971 1,402 9 1,393
1972 1,106 9 1,097
1973 1,036 6 1,030
1974 946 13 933
1975 897 5 892
1976 836 6 830
1977 809 7 802
1978 797 8 789
1979 822 5 817
1980 823 15 808
1981 828 8 820
1982 810 6 804
1983 824 8 816
1984 807 7 800
1985 755 5 750
1986 762 6 756
1987 721 7 714
1988 656 6 650
1989 791 5 786
1990 734 6 728
1991 652 5 647
1992 661 0 661
1993 625 0 625
1994 604 0 604
1995 570 0 570
1996 525 0 525
1997 565 0 565
1998 551 5 546
1999 486 0 486
2000 544 0 544
2001 440 0 440
2002 427 0 427
2003 500 0 500
2004 451 0 451
2005 434 0 434
2006 519 0 519
2007 513 0 513
2008 530 0 530
2009 592 0 592
2010 536 0 536
2011 520 0 520
2012 577 0 577
2013 585 5 580
2014 698 5 693

Want to know about the populiarty of Warren? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 174,138 babies born with the name Warren in the United States. That's more than enough Warrens to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 172,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 158 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Warren" was in 1921 with a total of 7,797 babies. (That's a lot of baby Warrens)

According to the 1952 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Warren" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 120 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1952. Across the entire United States a total of 2,647 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Warren popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Warren

The name "Warren" is of English origin, and it means "Guard". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett is a chairman & ceo of berkshire hathaway with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1951 to present. Warren was born in 1930 as Warren Edward Buffett in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.

Popularity:

Warren Sapp

Warren Sapp is a NFL player. Warren was born in 1972 in Orlando, Florida.

Popularity:

Warren Beatty

Warren Beatty is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1956 to present. Warren was born in 1937 as Henry Warren Beaty in Richmond, Virginia, U.S.

Popularity:

Warren Clarke

Warren Clarke is an actor. Warren was born in 1947 as Alan James Clarke in Oldham, Lancashire, England.

Popularity:

Warren G. Harding

Warren G. Harding is a president. Warren was born in 1865 in Blooming Grove, Ohio, U.S.

Popularity:

Warren Ellis

Warren Ellis is a comics creator. Warren was born in 1968 in Essex, England.

Popularity:

Alternative Meanings

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

R is for realist, the way you are.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nerraw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ewrran". 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 Warren born Jan 6, 1933

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 Romania approximately on 1850. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Warren

Name poster for Warren(click to save the high quality version)

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.

Names Searched Right Now

< 1k Khaza
< 1k Sanmay
< 1k Zaylin
310k Victor
< 1k Kehlani
< 1k Stephina
1.1m Dorothy
< 1k Shibin
< 1k Dishant
< 1k Azbe
< 1k Segretto
810k Emily
< 1k Oyuky
< 1k Lazward
< 1k Indranil
< 1k Hiyan
< 1k Vaishnavi
< 1k Emoge
< 1k Aisam
< 1k Xabo