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The recent use of this name is due to the American singer Beyoncé Knowles (born 1981), after her mother's maiden name of Beyincé. It is probably derived from the French surname Boyancé.

  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Beyonce

Beyoncé is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, dancer, and businesswoman. She has had major accomplishments since 1997. Beyoncé was given the name Beyoncé Giselle Knowles by her parents Mathew Knowles and Tina Knowles on September 4th, 1981 in Houston, Texas, U.S. Beyoncé is also known as Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Beyonce

Beyoncé is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, dancer, and businesswoman. She has had major accomplishments since 1997. Beyoncé was given the name Beyoncé Giselle Knowles by her parents Mathew Knowles and Tina Knowles on September 4th, 1981 in Houston, Texas, U.S. Beyoncé is also known as Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1998 18 18 0
1999 67 67 0
2000 197 197 0
2001 353 353 0
2002 153 153 0
2003 206 206 0
2004 176 176 0
2005 106 106 0
2006 106 106 0
2007 185 185 0
2008 105 105 0
2009 79 79 0
2010 51 51 0
2011 39 39 0
2012 36 36 0
2013 28 28 0
2014 22 22 0
2015 10 10 0
2016 6 6 0

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Fun Facts about the name Beyonce

  • How Popular is the name Beyonce? Beyonce is the 6,918th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Beyonce have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,943 babies born with the first name Beyonce in the United States. That's more than enough people named Beyonce to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Beyonce? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 18 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Beyonce born? The highest recorded use of the first name Beyonce was in 2001 with a total of 353 babies.
  • Random Beyonce Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Beyonce is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Beyonce: Your name in reverse order is Ecnoyeb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Obecnye. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Beyonce born Sep 26, 1990

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 Tibet approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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