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554k
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since 1880

Alice

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12k Alecia (English)
1k Alika (Polynesian/Hawaiian)
< 1k Ailish (Scottish)
< 1k Ailis (Scottish)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 1,414 1,414 0 #8 girl name
1881 1,315 1,308 7 #10 girl name
1882 1,542 1,542 0 #8 girl name
1883 1,494 1,488 6 #11 girl name
1884 1,732 1,732 0 #11 girl name
1885 1,690 1,681 9 #11 girl name
1886 1,821 1,811 10 #11 girl name
1887 1,829 1,819 10 #14 girl name
1888 2,207 2,202 5 #13 girl name
1889 2,154 2,145 9 #12 girl name
1890 2,281 2,271 10 #14 girl name
1891 2,024 2,015 9 #16 girl name
1892 2,381 2,373 8 #14 girl name
1893 2,445 2,434 11 #13 girl name
1894 2,419 2,414 5 #17 girl name
1895 2,465 2,457 8 #17 girl name
1896 2,664 2,651 13 #12 girl name
1897 2,448 2,431 17 #16 girl name
1898 2,858 2,846 12 #11 girl name
1899 2,530 2,523 7 #12 girl name
1900 3,067 3,059 8 #14 girl name
1901 2,572 2,562 10 #12 girl name
1902 3,147 3,135 12 #10 girl name
1903 3,005 2,996 9 #12 girl name
1904 3,140 3,131 9 #13 girl name
1905 3,626 3,611 15 #10 girl name
1906 4,212 4,192 20 #8 girl name
1907 4,121 4,107 14 #9 girl name
1908 4,281 4,270 11 #9 girl name
1909 4,185 4,170 15 #10 girl name
1910 4,686 4,671 15 #10 girl name
1911 4,827 4,812 15 #11 girl name
1912 6,308 6,285 23 #11 girl name
1913 6,958 6,934 24 #11 girl name
1914 8,228 8,198 30 #12 girl name
1915 10,552 10,525 27 #13 girl name
1916 10,749 10,719 30 #13 girl name
1917 11,015 10,990 25 #13 girl name
1918 11,624 11,590 34 #13 girl name
1919 11,170 11,142 28 #13 girl name
1920 11,624 11,596 28 #15 girl name
1921 11,991 11,956 35 #15 girl name
1922 11,304 11,275 29 #15 girl name
1923 11,358 11,331 27 #15 girl name
1924 11,577 11,538 39 #15 girl name
1925 11,623 11,572 51 #15 girl name
1926 11,002 10,953 49 #17 girl name
1927 10,722 10,679 43 #17 girl name
1928 10,177 10,140 37 #19 girl name
1929 9,525 9,478 47 #21 girl name
1930 9,568 9,517 51 #20 girl name
1931 8,858 8,815 43 #21 girl name
1932 8,582 8,532 50 #21 girl name
1933 7,735 7,695 40 #22 girl name
1934 7,818 7,782 36 #25 girl name
1935 7,483 7,445 38 #25 girl name
1936 7,235 7,198 37 #27 girl name
1937 7,164 7,123 41 #28 girl name
1938 7,519 7,488 31 #29 girl name
1939 7,400 7,369 31 #31 girl name
1940 7,634 7,600 34 #32 girl name
1941 7,484 7,445 39 #34 girl name
1942 7,412 7,378 34 #39 girl name
1943 7,680 7,648 32 #38 girl name
1944 7,130 7,103 27 #38 girl name
1945 6,383 6,358 25 #41 girl name
1946 7,382 7,364 18 #44 girl name
1947 7,866 7,845 21 #47 girl name
1948 6,997 6,981 16 #49 girl name
1949 6,672 6,659 13 #53 girl name
1950 6,378 6,364 14 #57 girl name
1951 6,330 6,311 19 #62 girl name
1952 5,932 5,913 19 #69 girl name
1953 5,768 5,744 24 #73 girl name
1954 5,277 5,267 10 #81 girl name
1955 5,081 5,070 11 #87 girl name
1956 4,690 4,683 7 #98 girl name
1957 4,456 4,435 21
1958 4,146 4,127 19
1959 4,164 4,152 12
1960 4,062 4,050 12
1961 3,593 3,582 11
1962 3,264 3,253 11
1963 3,078 3,066 12
1964 2,847 2,839 8
1965 2,581 2,567 14
1966 2,229 2,221 8
1967 1,934 1,929 5
1968 1,737 1,730 7
1969 1,723 1,716 7
1970 1,620 1,620 0
1971 1,511 1,506 5
1972 1,206 1,199 7
1973 1,188 1,188 0
1974 1,191 1,179 12
1975 1,060 1,055 5
1976 960 955 5
1977 858 858 0
1978 800 792 8
1979 787 777 10
1980 738 738 0
1981 745 745 0
1982 753 746 7
1983 705 699 6
1984 686 686 0
1985 676 668 8
1986 707 707 0
1987 770 770 0
1988 826 821 5
1989 755 741 14
1990 771 771 0
1991 724 724 0
1992 686 686 0
1993 690 684 6
1994 594 594 0
1995 579 579 0
1996 592 592 0
1997 578 578 0
1998 593 593 0
1999 650 650 0
2000 668 668 0
2001 631 631 0
2002 654 654 0
2003 699 699 0
2004 755 755 0
2005 753 753 0
2006 843 843 0
2007 949 949 0
2008 1,024 1,024 0
2009 1,274 1,274 0
2010 1,778 1,778 0
2011 2,192 2,192 0
2012 2,504 2,499 5
2013 2,932 2,932 0
2014 3,056 3,051 5 #98 girl name
2015 3,400 3,395 5 #86 girl name

Want to know about the popularity of the Alice baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 554,472 babies born with the name Alice in the United States. That's more than enough Alices to occupy the country of Solomon Islands with an estimated population of 553,935 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 1,414 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alice" was in 1921 with a total of 11,956 babies. (That's a lot of baby Alices)

According to the 1935 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alice" ranks #28 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 207 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1935. Across the entire United States a total of 7,483 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 Alice popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Alice

The name "Alice" is of English origin, and it means "Of a noble kin". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper is a singer-songwriter, actor, and dj specializing in rock, hard rock, shock rock, and heavy metal music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1963 to present. Alice was born in 1948 as Vincent Damon Furnier in Detroit, Michigan, US.

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Alice Eve

Alice Eve is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Alice was born in 1982 as Alice Sophia Eve in London, England, UK.

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Alice Braga

Alice Braga is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Alice was born in 1983 as Alice Braga Moraes in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Alice Greczyn

Alice Greczyn is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Alice was born in 1986 as Alice Hannah Meiqui Greczyn in Walnut Creek, California, U.S.

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Alice Evans

Alice Evans is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Alice was born in 1971 as Alice Jane Evans in New Jersey, USA [http://www.encyclo.co.uk/define/Alice%20Evans Profile], encyclo.co.uk; accessed 25 September 2014.

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Alice Kim

Alice was born in 1983.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Alice

Alice And Olivia
Alice Goffman
Alice In Chains
Alice In Wonderland
Alice In Wonderland Quotes
Alice Roosevelt
Alice Wetterlund
Alice Fredenham
Alice Deal Middle School
Alice Paul
Alice Walker

Alternative Meanings

A is for activities, for you have many.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Your name in reverse order is "Ecila". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Calie". 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 Alice born Aug 7, 1994

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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 Germany approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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