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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Castiel

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  • A submission from Maryland, United States says the name Castiel means "Shield of god" and is of English origin.
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Castiel is of Biblical origin and means "To fall from God".
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Wiktionary
  1. A male given name

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2009 13 0 13
2010 47 0 47
2011 83 0 83
2012 123 0 123
2013 214 5 209
2014 258 5 253
2015 281 5 276
2016 322 7 315
2017 286 0 286

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Popularity of Castiel as a first name

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Popularity of Castiel as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Castiel

  • How Popular is the name Castiel? Castiel is the 7,744th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Castiel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,627 babies born with the first name Castiel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Castiel 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 Castiel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2009 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Castiel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Castiel is Tuesday, January 22nd, 1924.
  • What year had the most people named Castiel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Castiel was in 2016 with a total of 315 babies.
  • Random Castiel Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Castiel is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Castiel: Your name in reverse order is Leitsac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Selaict. How do you pronounce that?

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