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Wilburn

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7k Wilber (German)
1k Wilburt (English)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 16 0 16
1881 14 0 14
1882 21 0 21
1883 11 0 11
1884 13 0 13
1885 13 0 13
1886 11 0 11
1887 12 0 12
1888 17 0 17
1889 11 0 11
1890 17 0 17
1891 12 0 12
1892 11 0 11
1893 15 0 15
1894 11 0 11
1895 9 0 9
1896 14 0 14
1897 15 0 15
1898 16 0 16
1899 13 0 13
1900 23 0 23
1901 13 0 13
1902 19 0 19
1903 21 0 21
1904 17 0 17
1905 27 0 27
1906 20 0 20
1907 27 0 27
1908 30 0 30
1909 27 0 27
1910 43 0 43
1911 49 0 49
1912 89 0 89
1913 116 0 116
1914 133 0 133
1915 196 0 196
1916 226 0 226
1917 227 0 227
1918 270 5 265
1919 274 0 274
1920 269 0 269
1921 304 0 304
1922 247 0 247
1923 302 0 302
1924 286 0 286
1925 279 0 279
1926 316 0 316
1927 268 0 268
1928 258 0 258
1929 232 0 232
1930 254 0 254
1931 249 5 244
1932 220 0 220
1933 206 0 206
1934 234 5 229
1935 195 0 195
1936 192 0 192
1937 178 0 178
1938 214 0 214
1939 189 0 189
1940 184 0 184
1941 168 0 168
1942 146 0 146
1943 149 0 149
1944 144 0 144
1945 113 0 113
1946 134 0 134
1947 139 0 139
1948 144 0 144
1949 111 0 111
1950 84 0 84
1951 79 0 79
1952 100 0 100
1953 80 0 80
1954 87 0 87
1955 97 0 97
1956 83 0 83
1957 68 0 68
1958 70 0 70
1959 68 0 68
1960 55 0 55
1961 66 0 66
1962 60 0 60
1963 58 0 58
1964 68 0 68
1965 53 0 53
1966 51 0 51
1967 47 0 47
1968 49 0 49
1969 39 0 39
1970 32 0 32
1971 41 0 41
1972 33 0 33
1973 41 0 41
1974 32 0 32
1975 22 0 22
1976 34 0 34
1977 18 0 18
1978 23 0 23
1979 24 0 24
1980 27 0 27
1981 17 0 17
1982 6 0 6
1983 10 0 10
1984 14 0 14
1985 14 0 14
1986 17 0 17
1987 8 0 8
1988 12 0 12
1989 15 0 15
1990 6 0 6
1991 13 0 13
1992 10 0 10
1993 5 0 5
1994 6 0 6
1995 9 0 9
1997 6 0 6
1998 9 0 9
1999 5 0 5
2002 6 0 6
2004 6 0 6
2008 6 0 6

Want to know about the popularity of the Wilburn baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,332 babies born with the name Wilburn in the United States. That's more than enough Wilburns to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 16 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Wilburn" was in 1926 with a total of 316 babies.

According to the 1943 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Wilburn" is not a popular baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1943. Across the entire United States a total of only 149 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Wilburn

The name "Wilburn" is of German origin, and it means "Willful: bright". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Wilburn

Wilburn And Wilburn
Wilburn Burchette
Wilburn Chesser
Wilburn Company
Wilburn Forge
Wilburn Gardens
Wilburn Medical
Wilburn Brothers
Wilburn Stone

Alternative Meanings

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

B is for bestow, as you give so much.

U is for unbreakable, your spirit is strong.

R is for realist, the way you are.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nrubliw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rnulwib". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Wilburn born Mar 30, 1955

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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 Northern Japan approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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