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Autumn

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1910 5 5 0
1911 5 5 0
1913 7 7 0
1914 5 5 0
1915 5 5 0
1916 13 13 0
1917 12 12 0
1918 6 6 0
1919 7 7 0
1920 7 7 0
1921 8 8 0
1922 6 6 0
1923 7 7 0
1925 6 6 0
1927 7 7 0
1929 7 7 0
1932 15 15 0
1933 15 15 0
1934 7 7 0
1935 11 11 0
1936 16 16 0
1937 6 6 0
1938 9 9 0
1939 6 6 0
1940 10 10 0
1941 9 9 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 8 8 0
1944 7 7 0
1945 7 7 0
1946 6 6 0
1947 11 11 0
1948 11 11 0
1949 12 12 0
1950 7 7 0
1951 15 15 0
1952 25 25 0
1953 24 24 0
1954 40 40 0
1955 34 34 0
1956 78 78 0
1957 78 78 0
1958 54 54 0
1959 57 57 0
1960 59 59 0
1961 92 92 0
1962 93 93 0
1963 96 96 0
1964 90 90 0
1965 96 96 0
1966 99 99 0
1967 98 98 0
1968 97 97 0
1969 154 154 0
1970 201 201 0
1971 251 251 0
1972 301 301 0
1973 318 318 0
1974 626 619 7
1975 850 840 10
1976 937 930 7
1977 1,097 1,092 5
1978 1,320 1,307 13
1979 1,511 1,499 12
1980 1,540 1,530 10
1981 1,500 1,495 5
1982 1,436 1,426 10
1983 1,262 1,255 7
1984 1,192 1,186 6
1985 1,228 1,222 6
1986 1,121 1,121 0
1987 1,453 1,443 10
1988 1,673 1,666 7
1989 1,486 1,481 5
1990 1,653 1,653 0
1991 1,746 1,746 0
1992 1,783 1,783 0
1993 2,091 2,086 5
1994 2,723 2,718 5
1995 2,986 2,980 6
1996 3,119 3,109 10
1997 3,745 3,739 6 #91 girl name
1998 4,214 4,208 6 #77 girl name
1999 4,127 4,127 0 #77 girl name
2000 4,033 4,025 8 #77 girl name
2001 4,196 4,191 5 #72 girl name
2002 4,109 4,103 6 #73 girl name
2003 4,063 4,055 8 #75 girl name
2004 3,888 3,860 28 #82 girl name
2005 3,601 3,596 5 #90 girl name
2006 3,584 3,578 6 #95 girl name
2007 3,710 3,710 0 #91 girl name
2008 3,656 3,656 0 #88 girl name
2009 3,714 3,708 6 #81 girl name
2010 3,517 3,509 8 #81 girl name
2011 3,761 3,756 5 #69 girl name
2012 3,777 3,768 9 #68 girl name
2013 3,951 3,945 6 #65 girl name
2014 4,057 4,051 6 #71 girl name
2015 4,101 4,101 0 #67 girl name

Want to know about the popularity of the Autumn baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 112,880 babies born with the name Autumn in the United States. That's more than enough Autumns to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Autumn" was in 1998 with a total of 4,208 babies. (That's a lot of baby Autumns)

According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Autumn" ranks #71 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 16 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of 1,540 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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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Autumn

The name "Autumn" is of Latin origin, and it means "Fall Season". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Au"tumn
Senses
  1. The third season of the year, or the season between summer and winter, often called “the fall.” Astronomically, it begins in the northern temperate zone at the autumnal equinox, about September 23, and ends at the winter solstice, about December 23; but in popular language, autumn, in America, comprises September, October, and November.
  2. The harvest or fruits of autumn.
  3. The time of maturity or decline; latter portion; third stage."Dr. Preston was now entering into the autumn of the duke's favor." [Fuller.]"Life's autumn past, I stand on winter's verge." [Wordsworth.]

Note: ☞ In England, according to Johnson, autumn popularly comprises August, September, and October. In the southern hemisphere, the autumn corresponds to our spring.

Etymology: L. auctumnus autumnus, perh. fr. a root av to satisfy one's self: cf. F. automne. See Avarice

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The season when the leaves fall from the trees

Autumn Reeser

Autumn Reeser is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Autumn was born in 1980 as Autumn Alicia Reeser in La Jolla, California, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

U is for useful, always to others.

T is for treat, that you always are.

U is for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

M is for melody, the song of life.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nmutua". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Utuman". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Autumn born Jul 21, 1948

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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 Central Africa approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

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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