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42k
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Zane

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: God is Gracious
  • #1092 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Zane in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 6 0 6
1915 12 0 12
1916 9 0 9
1917 7 0 7
1918 13 0 13
1919 34 6 28
1920 48 9 39
1921 57 0 57
1922 80 6 74
1923 86 8 78
1924 96 9 87
1925 80 5 75
1926 119 8 111
1927 75 0 75
1928 79 0 79
1929 69 10 59
1930 81 6 75
1931 72 0 72
1932 86 5 81
1933 89 7 82
1934 83 8 75
1935 89 9 80
1936 69 5 64
1937 49 0 49
1938 62 0 62
1939 61 0 61
1940 76 8 68
1941 52 0 52
1942 67 6 61
1943 63 0 63
1944 52 5 47
1945 55 5 50
1946 63 6 57
1947 67 0 67
1948 91 0 91
1949 70 0 70
1950 76 7 69
1951 74 0 74
1952 81 6 75
1953 105 5 100
1954 110 5 105
1955 108 0 108
1956 130 7 123
1957 172 6 166
1958 152 5 147
1959 152 0 152
1960 119 0 119
1961 161 0 161
1962 155 7 148
1963 143 0 143
1964 116 0 116
1965 110 8 102
1966 95 0 95
1967 108 0 108
1968 122 0 122
1969 115 0 115
1970 145 0 145
1971 130 0 130
1972 141 0 141
1973 135 6 129
1974 136 0 136
1975 126 0 126
1976 138 0 138
1977 134 0 134
1978 172 0 172
1979 184 0 184
1980 193 0 193
1981 208 0 208
1982 233 0 233
1983 208 0 208
1984 241 0 241
1985 337 5 332
1986 376 5 371
1987 331 6 325
1988 376 0 376
1989 422 0 422
1990 517 7 510
1991 499 0 499
1992 631 9 622
1993 696 5 691
1994 799 21 778
1995 787 13 774
1996 935 16 919
1997 1,057 17 1,040
1998 1,086 12 1,074
1999 1,258 17 1,241
2000 1,377 9 1,368
2001 1,343 14 1,329
2002 1,568 11 1,557
2003 1,597 8 1,589
2004 1,469 14 1,455
2005 1,444 11 1,433
2006 1,418 8 1,410
2007 1,608 11 1,597
2008 1,581 9 1,572
2009 1,525 10 1,515
2010 1,469 10 1,459
2011 1,613 8 1,605
2012 1,594 6 1,588
2013 1,744 8 1,736
2014 1,693 7 1,686
2015 1,662 12 1,650

Want to know about the popularity of the Zane baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 42,007 babies born with the name Zane in the United States. That's more than enough Zanes 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 1914 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zane" was in 2013 with a total of 1,736 babies. (That's a lot of baby Zanes)

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zane" ranks #93 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Montana. Imagine that, 14 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 799 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Zane popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Zane

The name "Zane" is of American origin, and it means "God is Gracious". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Lil' Zane

Lil' Zane is a rapper and actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1993 to present. Lil' was born in 1982 as Zane Copeland, Jr. in Yonkers, New York, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Zane

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Zane Holtz
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Zane Lowe

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zest, your zeal for life.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

Your name in reverse order is "Enaz". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Enza". 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 Zane born May 19, 1942

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 Northern Canada approximately on 925. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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