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Casey

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1888 6 0 6
1890 5 0 5
1892 7 0 7
1894 9 0 9
1895 5 0 5
1897 5 0 5
1898 6 0 6
1900 13 0 13
1901 7 0 7
1903 10 0 10
1904 7 0 7
1905 5 0 5
1906 12 0 12
1907 8 0 8
1908 11 0 11
1909 16 0 16
1910 19 0 19
1911 33 0 33
1912 45 0 45
1913 44 0 44
1914 48 0 48
1915 53 0 53
1916 46 0 46
1917 38 0 38
1918 63 0 63
1919 55 0 55
1920 44 0 44
1921 44 5 39
1922 42 0 42
1923 36 0 36
1924 45 0 45
1925 26 0 26
1926 35 0 35
1927 34 5 29
1928 24 0 24
1929 27 0 27
1930 19 0 19
1931 25 0 25
1932 31 0 31
1933 35 0 35
1934 22 0 22
1935 25 0 25
1936 35 0 35
1937 32 0 32
1938 21 0 21
1939 32 0 32
1940 24 0 24
1941 30 0 30
1942 60 5 55
1943 47 6 41
1944 54 7 47
1945 41 0 41
1946 56 0 56
1947 72 0 72
1948 97 9 88
1949 137 21 116
1950 133 16 117
1951 172 18 154
1952 208 28 180
1953 210 31 179
1954 270 34 236
1955 332 35 297
1956 414 62 352
1957 426 58 368
1958 436 63 373
1959 482 86 396
1960 424 76 348
1961 419 60 359
1962 596 79 517
1963 432 65 367
1964 463 67 396
1965 507 66 441
1966 659 97 562
1967 617 114 503
1968 697 145 552
1969 873 191 682
1970 1,142 244 898
1971 1,443 317 1,126
1972 1,734 544 1,190
1973 1,899 620 1,279
1974 2,551 822 1,729
1975 2,816 856 1,960
1976 2,938 811 2,127
1977 3,547 950 2,597
1978 4,541 1,534 3,007 #92 boy name
1979 5,043 1,957 3,086 #93 boy name
1980 5,392 2,172 3,220 #93 boy name
1981 5,938 2,420 3,518 #85 boy name
1982 5,904 2,477 3,427 #86 boy name
1983 5,787 2,556 3,231 #90 boy name
1984 6,096 2,582 3,514 #82 boy name
1985 5,969 2,477 3,492 #86 boy name
1986 7,184 3,423 3,761 #82 boy name
#81 girl name
1987 7,507 3,581 3,926 #80 boy name
#81 girl name
1988 7,187 3,149 4,038 #83 boy name
#92 girl name
1989 6,929 3,079 3,850 #90 boy name
1990 7,391 3,261 4,130 #89 boy name
1991 7,178 3,070 4,108 #90 boy name
1992 6,580 3,007 3,573
1993 5,760 2,579 3,181
1994 5,737 2,691 3,046
1995 5,267 2,638 2,629
1996 5,013 2,550 2,463
1997 4,291 2,194 2,097
1998 4,077 2,103 1,974
1999 3,845 1,802 2,043
2000 3,339 1,517 1,822
2001 2,839 1,283 1,556
2002 2,429 1,031 1,398
2003 2,240 987 1,253
2004 2,086 817 1,269
2005 1,870 769 1,101
2006 1,840 770 1,070
2007 1,681 696 985
2008 1,650 675 975
2009 1,397 569 828
2010 1,190 484 706
2011 1,106 464 642
2012 911 355 556
2013 933 377 556
2014 873 352 521
2015 856 341 515

Want to know about the popularity of the Casey baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 184,524 babies born with the name Casey in the United States. That's more than enough Caseys to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 172,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Casey" was in 1990 with a total of 4,130 babies. (That's a lot of baby Caseys)

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Casey" ranks #74 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 17 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 6,096 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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Where is the name Casey popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Casey

The name "Casey" is of Irish origin, and it means "Vigilant in War". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Casey Affleck

Casey was born in 1975 as Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt in Falmouth, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel is a MLB player. Casey was born in 1890 in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Casey Keegan

Casey was born in 1980.

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KC Montero

KC Montero is a host, vj, radio dj, and actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. KC was born in 1978 as Casey Wyatt Miller in Tacoma, Washington.

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Casey Mears

Casey Mears is a nascar driver. Casey was born in 1978 in Bakersfield, California, U.S.

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Casey Atwood

Casey Atwood is a nascar driver. Casey was born in 1980 in Antioch, Tennessee, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Casey

Casey Anthony
Casey Jones
Casey At The Bat
Casey Health Institute
Casey Janssen
Casey Kasem
Casey Neistat
Casey Trees
Casey Veggies
Casey Undercover

Alternative Meanings

C is for captive, your web of charm.

A is for able, for you surely are.

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Y is for young, the years never show!

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

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Past life for Casey born Jun 24, 1927

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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 Southern India approximately on 700. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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