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First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
11k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Broderick

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1950 30 0 30
1951 25 0 25
1952 25 0 25
1953 29 0 29
1954 24 0 24
1955 35 0 35
1956 120 0 120
1957 100 0 100
1958 105 0 105
1959 101 0 101
1960 72 0 72
1961 66 0 66
1962 61 0 61
1963 55 0 55
1964 54 0 54
1965 56 0 56
1966 48 0 48
1967 56 0 56
1968 50 0 50
1969 82 0 82
1970 83 0 83
1971 96 0 96
1972 99 0 99
1973 74 0 74
1974 88 0 88
1975 92 0 92
1976 93 0 93
1977 129 0 129
1978 112 0 112
1979 135 0 135
1980 122 0 122
1981 113 0 113
1982 100 0 100
1983 113 0 113
1984 129 0 129
1985 121 0 121
1986 122 0 122
1987 132 0 132
1988 136 0 136
1989 137 0 137
1990 134 0 134
1991 141 0 141
1992 136 0 136
1993 143 0 143
1994 142 0 142
1995 185 0 185
1996 175 0 175
1997 148 0 148
1998 142 0 142
1999 144 0 144
2000 129 0 129
2001 139 0 139
2002 145 0 145
2003 175 0 175
2004 169 0 169
2005 196 0 196
2006 223 0 223
2007 229 0 229
2008 231 0 231
2009 253 0 253
2010 205 0 205
2011 203 0 203
2012 230 0 230
2013 195 0 195
2014 215 0 215
2015 158 0 158

Fun Facts about the name Broderick

  • How many people with the first name Broderick have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,005 babies born with the first name Broderick in the United States. That's more than enough people named Broderick to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Broderick? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 30 new born babies.
  • When was Broderick first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Broderick is Thursday, February 14th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Broderick born? The highest recorded use of the first name Broderick was in 2009 with a total of 253 babies.
  • Random Broderick Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Broderick is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Broderick: Your name in reverse order is Kciredorb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rredkcboi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Broderick? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 10,504 people with the last name Broderick.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Broderick? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Broderick as their last name.
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Broderick U.S.
  White 90.45% 64.26%
  African American 4.39% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.74% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.24% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Broderick

People with the last name Broderick are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Welsh

Origin and Meaning of Broderick

The name "Broderick" is of Welsh origin, and it means "Son of Rhydderch". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name

Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey is an actor, comedian, radio and television host, author with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Steve was born in 1956 as Broderick Steven Harvey in Welch, West Virginia, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Broderick

Broderick Crawford
Broderick Greer
Broderick Hunter
Broderick Johnson
Broderick Rice
Broderick Dunn
Broderick Haight Consulting
Broderick Harvey Jr
Broderick Bode
Broderick Tower

Notable Persons With the Last Name Broderick

Matthew Broderick

Matthew Broderick is an actor and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1981 to present. Matthew was born in 1962 in Manhattan, New York, U.S.

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Beth Broderick

Beth Broderick is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1983 to present. Beth was born in 1959 as Elizabeth Alice Broderick in Falmouth, Kentucky, U.S.

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What does the name Broderick mean?

Bis for blossom, a renewal of your spirit.

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

Dis for dream, your beacon ahead.

Eis for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Iis for interest, you show in others.

Cis for comic, laughter is your tonic.

Kis for kindness, you always show.

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