Americus

First Name
580
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Americus

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Alt. Meaning

A is for adorable, how precious

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

E is for expert, in your chosen career

R is for respect, earned through your actions

I is for intense, your zest of living.

C is for casual, no pretension here.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Notable Persons Named Americus

He left this life in 1778.

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Americus was born on November 18th, 1835 in Perrysville, Ohio. He breathed his last breath on April 4th, 1904.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 8 0 8
1913 6 0 6
1915 11 0 11
1916 14 0 14
1917 15 0 15
1918 8 0 8
1919 6 0 6
1920 12 0 12
1921 8 0 8
1922 8 0 8
1923 7 0 7
1924 6 0 6
1925 6 0 6
1927 7 0 7
1931 9 0 9
1932 6 0 6
1937 5 0 5
2001 38 38 0
2002 55 55 0
2003 47 47 0
2004 48 48 0
2005 27 27 0
2006 31 31 0
2007 19 19 0
2008 19 19 0
2009 30 30 0
2010 20 20 0
2011 16 16 0
2012 24 24 0
2013 17 17 0
2014 11 11 0
2015 13 13 0
2016 9 9 0
2017 14 14 0

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Popularity of Americus as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Americus

  • How Popular is the name Americus? Americus is the 14,885th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Americus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 580 babies born with the first name Americus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Americus to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Americus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Americus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Americus is Monday, February 10th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Americus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Americus was in 2002 with a total of 55 babies.
  • Random Americus Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Americus is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Americus: Your name in reverse order is Sucirema. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irsecuma. How do you pronounce that?

What Americuss Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Americus born Aug 15, 1932

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 USA North-East approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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