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1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Addy

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172 Adie (English)
129 Ady (American)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 6 6 0
1975 9 9 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 22 22 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 11 11 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 10 5 5
1984 5 5 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 13 13 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 13 13 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 17 17 0
1995 26 26 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 24 24 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 39 34 5
2001 28 28 0
2002 38 38 0
2003 36 36 0
2004 43 43 0
2005 34 34 0
2006 47 47 0
2007 59 59 0
2008 52 52 0
2009 65 59 6
2010 42 42 0
2011 62 62 0
2012 59 59 0
2013 47 47 0
2014 49 49 0
2015 47 41 6

Fun Facts about the name Addy

  • How many people with the first name Addy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,086 babies born with the first name Addy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Addy to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Addy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Addy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Addy is Tuesday, January 14th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Addy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Addy was in 2011 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Addy Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Addy is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Addy: Your name in reverse order is Ydda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ydda. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Addy? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,632 people with the last name Addy.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Addy? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Addy as their last name since less than 1 person in 112k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Addy as a first name

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Popularity of Addy as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Addy U.S.
  White 74.32% 64.26%
  African American 20.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.37% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.80% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.94% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Addy

People with the last name Addy are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Addy

The name "Addy" is of American origin, and it means "Noble". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Diminutive forms with -y.

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Adelaide, Adeline, Adrienne, Addison and of similar-sounding names.
  2. A diminutive of the male given name Adam.
  3. A patronymic surname​, derived from the given name Adam
  4. (slang) The psychostimulant medication Adderall.

Other Inspirations for the Name Addy

Addy American Girl Doll
Addy Awards
Addy Bassin
Addy Osmani
Addy Sea
Addy Bassins
Addy Pastrana
Addy Schmitt
Addy Walker
Addy Miller

What does the name Addy mean?

Ais for adaptable, whenever things change

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Dis for direct, you get to the point

Yis for young, the years never show!

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