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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dagny

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  • According to a user from Washington, United States, the name Dagny is of Norwegian origin and means "Bright new day".

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

G is for goal, your eye on the future.

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Notable Persons Named Dagny

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Dagný Brynjarsdóttir is a soccer player for the Portland Thorns FC, Florida State Seminoles women's soccer, Knattspyrnufélag Rangæinga, Valur, UMF Selfoss, FC Bayern Munich (women), and Iceland women's national football team. Dagný was born on August 10th, 1991 in Hella, Iceland.

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Dagny was born on January 18th, 1992 in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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Dagny Mellgren is an athlete.

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Dagny Servaes was a film and stage actress. She was most active from 1916 to 1916. Dagny was born on March 10th, 1894 in Berlin. She died on July 10th, 1961.

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Dagny was born on May 25th, 1903. She died on January 28th, 1998.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1893 5 5 0
1896 7 7 0
1897 8 8 0
1898 10 10 0
1900 11 11 0
1901 13 13 0
1902 9 9 0
1903 7 7 0
1904 5 5 0
1905 8 8 0
1906 9 9 0
1907 11 11 0
1908 11 11 0
1909 5 5 0
1910 5 5 0
1911 10 10 0
1912 15 15 0
1913 19 19 0
1914 13 13 0
1915 26 26 0
1916 25 25 0
1917 23 23 0
1918 20 20 0
1919 15 15 0
1920 17 17 0
1921 14 14 0
1922 9 9 0
1923 17 17 0
1924 9 9 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 10 10 0
1927 11 11 0
1928 9 9 0
1930 7 7 0
1931 12 12 0
1936 6 6 0
1937 5 5 0
1938 5 5 0
1939 6 6 0
1943 6 6 0
1948 6 6 0
1951 5 5 0
1952 5 5 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 10 10 0
1963 7 7 0
1964 7 7 0
1965 10 10 0
1967 8 8 0
1968 16 16 0
1969 5 5 0
1970 8 8 0
1971 7 7 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 7 7 0
1978 8 8 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 6 6 0
1982 8 8 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 6 6 0
1986 7 7 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 6 6 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 5 5 0
1992 9 9 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 10 10 0
1997 10 10 0
1998 7 7 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 20 20 0
2002 17 17 0
2003 24 24 0
2004 17 17 0
2005 28 28 0
2006 27 27 0
2007 27 27 0
2008 39 39 0
2009 43 43 0
2010 38 38 0
2011 55 55 0
2012 63 63 0
2013 81 81 0
2014 56 56 0
2015 46 46 0
2016 37 37 0
2017 45 45 0

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Popularity of Dagny as a first name

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Common last names for Dagny

  • Johnson
  • Anderson
  • Nelson
  • Peterson
  • Olsen
  • Olson
  • Jensen
  • Christensen
  • Gustafson
  • Erickson
  • Berg

Fun Facts about the name Dagny

  • How Popular is the name Dagny? Dagny is the 8,397th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dagny have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,428 babies born with the first name Dagny in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dagny to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dagny? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1893 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dagny first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dagny is Saturday, December 18th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Dagny born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dagny was in 2013 with a total of 81 babies.
  • Random Dagny Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dagny is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Dagny: Your name in reverse order is Yngad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nadgy. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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