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Araceli

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1939 5 5 0
1942 5 5 0
1946 6 6 0
1947 6 6 0
1948 7 7 0
1949 10 10 0
1950 9 9 0
1951 8 8 0
1952 15 15 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 16 16 0
1955 20 20 0
1956 35 35 0
1957 23 23 0
1958 38 38 0
1959 43 43 0
1960 58 58 0
1961 49 49 0
1962 48 48 0
1963 58 58 0
1964 74 74 0
1965 74 74 0
1966 68 68 0
1967 77 77 0
1968 122 122 0
1969 123 118 5
1970 162 162 0
1971 222 222 0
1972 208 208 0
1973 240 233 7
1974 305 298 7
1975 317 317 0
1976 309 309 0
1977 318 310 8
1978 295 285 10
1979 328 328 0
1980 356 349 7
1981 387 376 11
1982 371 365 6
1983 305 298 7
1984 302 295 7
1985 289 282 7
1986 320 315 5
1987 265 259 6
1988 291 286 5
1989 412 402 10
1990 430 423 7
1991 495 488 7
1992 455 455 0
1993 436 431 5
1994 455 444 11
1995 434 434 0
1996 383 383 0
1997 374 374 0
1998 407 407 0
1999 337 337 0
2000 422 422 0
2001 479 479 0
2002 573 573 0
2003 525 525 0
2004 519 519 0
2005 486 486 0
2006 517 517 0
2007 437 437 0
2008 381 381 0
2009 374 374 0
2010 327 327 0
2011 326 326 0
2012 275 275 0
2013 262 262 0
2014 216 216 0
2015 247 247 0

Fun Facts about the name Araceli

  • How many people with the first name Araceli have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,580 babies born with the first name Araceli in the United States. That's more than enough people named Araceli to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Araceli? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1939 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Araceli first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Araceli is Thursday, July 12th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Araceli born? The highest recorded use of the first name Araceli was in 2002 with a total of 573 babies.
  • Random Araceli Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Araceli is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 53 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Araceli: Your name in reverse order is Ilecara. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rcealai. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Araceli as a first name

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Common last names for Araceli

  • Gonzalez
  • Lopez

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Araceli

The name "Araceli" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Altar of the sky". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

Shortened from María (de) Araceli, a Roman Catholic epithet of the Virgin Mary as the patron of Lucena, Andalusia, also the name of church in Rome (Madonna di Araceli), from Latin ara (“altar”) + coeli (“of heaven”).

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons With the Name Araceli

Arly Jover

Arly Jover is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1994 to 1994. Arly was given the name Araceli Jover on February 2nd, 1971 in Melilla.

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Ara Celi

Ara Celi is an actress. She was most prominent from 1993 to present. Ara was given the name Araceli Valdez on May 31st, 1974 in El Paso, Texas.

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Araceli Gonzalez

Araceli Gonzalez is an actress, model, tv show hostess, actor, and model (people). Her most notable accomplishments were from 1982 to present. Araceli was born on June 19th, 1967 in Ushuaia, Argentina.

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Araceli Gilbert

Araceli Gilbert was an important somebody. Araceli was born on December 6th, 1913 in Guayaquil. She passed away in 1993.

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Araceli Torres Flores

Araceli Torres Flores is a deputy. Araceli was born on October 17th, 1960 in Teotihuacan.

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Araceli Ardon

Araceli Ardon is an important human. Araceli was born on January 21st, 1958 in San Miguel de Allende.

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  • Araceli Navarro
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What does the name Araceli mean?

Ais for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

Ris for rational, the way you think.

Ais for absolute, for you know your mind.

Cis for compatible, a friend's friend.

Eis for exquisite, who could argue?

Lis for little, the little things you do.

Iis for ideas, that you bring to life.

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Sources: 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). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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