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What does the name "Washington" mean?

Washington (English): From the town of Wassa's peopl

The name "Washington" is of English origin and it means "From the town of Wassa's peopl". It's a name commonly given to boys.

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

G is for grand, the life you will live.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Notgnihsaw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ghnioawstn". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Washington? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,532 babies born with the name Washington in the United States. That's more than enough Washingtons 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 24 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Washington" was in 1921 with a total of 60 babies.

According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Washington" is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1918. Across the entire United States a total of only 46 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Washington popular?

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

Past life for Washington born Mar 5, 1932

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 Borneo approximately on 1175. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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.