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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Webster

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Weaver
  • #3947 All Time
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How popular is the name "Webster" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Webster? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,335 babies born with the name Webster in the United States. That's more than enough Websters to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 13 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Webster" was in 1915 with a total of 101 babies.

According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Webster" is not a popular baby boy's name in Maryland. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1926. Across the entire United States a total of only 68 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Webster" mean?

Webster (English): Weaver

The name "Webster" is of English origin and it means "Weaver". It's a name commonly given to boys.

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

B is for busy, your never idle life.

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

T is for talent, hidden or not.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

R is for rational, the way you think.

Your name in reverse order is "Retsbew". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Wtbrees". 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 Webster popular?



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

Celebrities named Webster

Webbie

Webbie is a rapper, actor, and entrepreneur with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Webbie was born in 1985 as Webster Gradney, Jr. in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States.

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Past life for Webster born Dec 5, 1976

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 Greece approximately on 1025. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Webster

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

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