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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Adelyn

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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Adelyn

Adelyn was born in 1896. She breathed her last breath in 1986.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1899 5 5 0
1907 6 6 0
1909 8 8 0
1911 9 9 0
1912 8 8 0
1913 11 11 0
1914 13 13 0
1915 20 20 0
1916 24 24 0
1917 19 19 0
1918 21 21 0
1919 11 11 0
1920 14 14 0
1921 21 21 0
1922 20 20 0
1923 13 13 0
1924 11 11 0
1925 15 15 0
1926 14 14 0
1927 10 10 0
1928 13 13 0
1929 9 9 0
1930 12 12 0
1931 8 8 0
1932 8 8 0
1933 5 5 0
1934 9 9 0
1935 12 12 0
1938 7 7 0
1939 7 7 0
1940 8 8 0
1941 7 7 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 5 5 0
1944 6 6 0
1946 6 6 0
1948 6 6 0
1955 5 5 0
1984 5 5 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 42 42 0
1991 22 22 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 21 21 0
1994 18 18 0
1995 22 22 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 33 33 0
1999 29 29 0
2000 49 49 0
2001 78 78 0
2002 78 78 0
2003 126 126 0
2004 136 136 0
2005 176 176 0
2006 245 245 0
2007 335 335 0
2008 527 527 0
2009 778 778 0
2010 835 835 0
2011 1,056 1,056 0
2012 1,349 1,349 0
2013 1,505 1,505 0
2014 1,679 1,673 6
2015 1,678 1,678 0
2016 1,663 1,663 0
2017 1,511 1,511 0

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Popularity of Adelyn as a first name

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Common last names for Adelyn

  • Miller
  • Johnson

Fun Facts about the name Adelyn

  • What name lists does Adelyn rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Adelyn? Adelyn is the 2,037th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Adelyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,499 babies born with the first name Adelyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Adelyn to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Adelyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1899 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Adelyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Adelyn is Friday, March 28th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Adelyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Adelyn was in 2015 with a total of 1,678 babies. That's a lot of babies named Adelyn!
  • Random Adelyn Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Adelyn ranks 87th in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 11 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Adelyn: Your name in reverse order is Nyleda. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eadlyn. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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