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Bettye

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1883 5 5 0
1886 5 5 0
1892 6 6 0
1893 7 7 0
1894 6 6 0
1895 7 7 0
1898 6 6 0
1899 5 5 0
1900 9 9 0
1902 8 8 0
1903 9 9 0
1904 7 7 0
1905 12 12 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 14 14 0
1908 11 11 0
1909 17 17 0
1910 31 31 0
1911 16 16 0
1912 21 21 0
1913 39 39 0
1914 38 38 0
1915 46 46 0
1916 63 63 0
1917 81 81 0
1918 110 110 0
1919 105 105 0
1920 154 154 0
1921 224 224 0
1922 241 241 0
1923 389 389 0
1924 439 439 0
1925 540 540 0
1926 603 603 0
1927 676 676 0
1928 663 663 0
1929 699 699 0
1930 758 752 6
1931 742 742 0
1932 701 694 7
1933 763 763 0
1934 740 740 0
1935 704 699 5
1936 645 639 6
1937 638 638 0
1938 728 728 0
1939 664 658 6
1940 711 704 7
1941 734 729 5
1942 746 741 5
1943 742 742 0
1944 715 715 0
1945 669 669 0
1946 696 696 0
1947 739 739 0
1948 634 634 0
1949 610 610 0
1950 481 481 0
1951 457 457 0
1952 407 407 0
1953 332 332 0
1954 277 277 0
1955 255 255 0
1956 198 198 0
1957 146 146 0
1958 123 123 0
1959 128 128 0
1960 101 101 0
1961 78 78 0
1962 73 73 0
1963 60 60 0
1964 55 55 0
1965 54 54 0
1966 45 45 0
1967 21 21 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 25 25 0
1970 25 25 0
1971 23 23 0
1972 16 16 0
1973 13 13 0
1974 20 20 0
1975 5 5 0
1976 7 7 0
1977 10 10 0
1978 8 8 0
1979 5 5 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 9 9 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 5 5 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 9 9 0
1996 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 5 5 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Bettye baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 22,969 babies born with the name Bettye in the United States. That's more than enough Bettyes to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bettye" was in 1933 with a total of 763 babies.

According to the 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bettye" ranks #96 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 68 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1953. Across the entire United States a total of 332 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Bettye

Bettye Ackerman
Bettye Griffin
Bettye Muller
Bettye Swann
Bettye Fulford
Bettye Lavette
Bettye Zablotny
Bettye Lavette Nights In White Satin
Bettye Myers Middle School

Alternative Meanings

B is for beauty, that comes from within.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

T is for time, you give to friends.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

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

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Past life for Bettye born Dec 2, 1945

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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 Southern England approximately on 1500. 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 - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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