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since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Athen

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Alt. Meaning

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

T is for talent, hidden or not.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1991 5 0 5
1994 9 0 9
1995 9 0 9
1997 6 0 6
1998 5 0 5
1999 10 0 10
2000 14 0 14
2001 10 0 10
2002 10 0 10
2003 15 0 15
2004 35 0 35
2005 24 0 24
2006 34 0 34
2007 29 0 29
2008 29 0 29
2009 28 0 28
2010 31 0 31
2011 26 0 26
2012 48 0 48
2013 33 0 33
2014 27 0 27
2015 29 0 29
2016 44 0 44
2017 18 0 18

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Popularity of Athen as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Athen U.S.
  White 90.91% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.45% 16.26%

Of Last Name Athen

People with the last name Athen are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Athen

  • How Popular is the name Athen? Athen is the 15,772nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Athen was the 149,395th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Athen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 528 babies born with the first name Athen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Athen 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 Athen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Athen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Athen is Friday, October 10th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Athen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Athen was in 2012 with a total of 48 babies.
  • Random Athen Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Athen is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Athen: Your name in reverse order is Nehta. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nheta. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Athen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 110 people with the last name Athen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Athen? Athen is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Athens Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Athen born Sep 19, 2016

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 Central India approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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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).