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Washington

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #5541 All Time
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How popular is the name "Washington" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
188024024
188120020
188223023
188320020
188429029
188521021
188621021
188712012
188826026
188919019
189016016
189114014
189217017
189313013
189415015
189519019
189614014
189719019
189819019
189916016
190028028
190119019
190214014
1903707
190419019
190514014
190610010
190718018
1908707
1909808
191026026
191118018
191227027
191326026
191444044
191548048
191637037
191745045
191846046
191954054
192051051
192160060
192238038
192337037
192446046
192534034
192646046
192741041
192830030
192931031
193029029
193121021
193231031
193331031
193421021
193526026
193623023
193723023
193823023
193921021
194023023
194123023
194216016
194325025
194424024
194524024
194622022
194736036
194822022
194926026
195020020
195118018
195216016
195318018
195415015
195511011
195616016
195722022
195818018
195911011
196012012
196111011
1962909
196316016
196414014
196514014
196615015
1967909
196812012
1969707
197018018
197110010
197211011
1973909
197415015
197514014
197610010
197713013
1978606
197915015
198011011
198116016
198210010
1983808
1984505
1985909
1987707
1988707
1989808
199015015
199116016
1992707
199312012
1994909
199512012
1996909
1997909
1998909
1999606
2000505
200111011
2002505
2003808
200415015
2005808
2006808
2007505
200812012
2009707
2010909
201115015
201213013
201312012
201413013

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 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Washington" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 10 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 warmth, the glow of your friendship.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

I is for ideals, no higher!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

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 "Nghasonitw". 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.

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 Jan 10, 1943

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 Germany approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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