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Woodrow

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1900 8 0 8
1902 5 0 5
1906 7 0 7
1907 11 0 11
1908 17 0 17
1909 24 0 24
1910 45 0 45
1911 121 0 121
1912 1,854 11 1,843 #46 boy name
1913 2,343 10 2,333 #44 boy name
1914 1,791 6 1,785 #71 boy name
1915 1,974 8 1,966 #83 boy name
1916 2,679 11 2,668 #64 boy name
1917 2,439 11 2,428 #73 boy name
1918 3,372 14 3,358 #58 boy name
1919 1,823 15 1,808 #91 boy name
1920 779 5 774
1921 690 6 684
1922 632 9 623
1923 483 0 483
1924 521 5 516
1925 375 0 375
1926 307 0 307
1927 343 5 338
1928 229 0 229
1929 213 0 213
1930 212 0 212
1931 242 7 235
1932 299 5 294
1933 222 0 222
1934 217 0 217
1935 272 0 272
1936 283 0 283
1937 355 0 355
1938 404 0 404
1939 425 0 425
1940 449 5 444
1941 481 0 481
1942 479 0 479
1943 559 0 559
1944 523 0 523
1945 502 0 502
1946 470 0 470
1947 486 0 486
1948 428 0 428
1949 389 0 389
1950 334 0 334
1951 362 0 362
1952 353 0 353
1953 302 0 302
1954 304 0 304
1955 283 0 283
1956 233 0 233
1957 239 0 239
1958 222 6 216
1959 179 0 179
1960 209 0 209
1961 214 0 214
1962 202 0 202
1963 191 0 191
1964 195 0 195
1965 168 0 168
1966 149 0 149
1967 152 0 152
1968 148 0 148
1969 157 0 157
1970 147 0 147
1971 145 0 145
1972 137 0 137
1973 120 0 120
1974 97 0 97
1975 100 0 100
1976 105 0 105
1977 109 0 109
1978 94 0 94
1979 97 0 97
1980 94 0 94
1981 84 0 84
1982 87 0 87
1983 86 0 86
1984 62 0 62
1985 64 0 64
1986 77 0 77
1987 50 0 50
1988 64 0 64
1989 73 0 73
1990 68 0 68
1991 70 0 70
1992 71 0 71
1993 62 0 62
1994 50 0 50
1995 39 0 39
1996 54 0 54
1997 64 0 64
1998 40 0 40
1999 39 0 39
2000 23 0 23
2001 24 0 24
2002 32 0 32
2003 36 0 36
2004 29 0 29
2005 32 0 32
2006 19 0 19
2007 27 0 27
2008 33 0 33
2009 29 0 29
2010 44 0 44
2011 38 0 38
2012 35 0 35
2013 33 0 33
2014 57 0 57
2015 59 0 59

Want to know about the popularity of the Woodrow baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 38,377 babies born with the name Woodrow in the United States. That's more than enough Woodrows to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1900 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Woodrow" was in 1918 with a total of 3,358 babies. (That's a lot of baby Woodrows)

According to the 1918 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Woodrow" ranks #88 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, 23 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1918. Across the entire United States a total of 3,372 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Woodrow popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Woodrow

The name "Woodrow" is of English origin, and it means "From the lane in the woods". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson is an officeholder. Woodrow was born in 1856 in Staunton, Virginia, U.S.

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Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson is an actor, playwright, and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Woody was born in 1961 as Woodrow Tracy Harrelson in Midland, Texas, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Woodrow

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Alternative Meanings

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

Your name in reverse order is "Wordoow". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Odwoorw". 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 Woodrow born Aug 15, 1998

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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 Spain approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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