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Daily

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Fun Facts about the name Daily

  • How many people with the first name Daily have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 214 babies born with the first name Daily in the United States. That's more than enough people named Daily to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Daily? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Daily first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Daily is Friday, September 9th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Daily born? The highest recorded use of the first name Daily was in 2007 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Daily Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Daily is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Daily: Your name in reverse order is Yliad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Idayl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Daily? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 11,276 people with the last name Daily.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Daily? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Daily as their last name.
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Popularity of Daily as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Daily U.S.
  White 85.08% 64.26%
  African American 8.86% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.73% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.61% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.95% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Daily

People with the last name Daily are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Dai"ly
Happening, or belonging to, each successive day; diurnal; as, daily labor; a daily bulletin.

Usage: Daily is Anglo-Saxon, and diurnal is Latin. The former is used in reference to the ordinary concerns of life; as, daily wants, daily cares, daily employments. The latter is appropriated chiefly by astronomers to what belongs to the astronomical day; as, the diurnal revolution of the earth.

Etymology: AS. dæglīc; dæg day + -līc like. See Day

noun Dai"ly
A publication which appears regularly every day; as, the morning dailies .
adverb Dai"ly
Every day; day by day; as, a thing happens daily .
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A newspaper that is published every day
  2. Appropriate for ordinary or routine occasions
  3. Of or belonging to or occurring every day ("daily routine" and "a daily paper")
  4. Every day; without missing a day ("he stops by daily")
  5. Gradually and progressively

From Middle English dayly, from Old English dæġlīċ, from Proto-Germanic *dagalīkaz (“daily”), equivalent to day +‎ -ly. Cognate with Scots dayly, daly (“daily”), German Low German dagelk, dagelik (“daily”), Dutch dagelijks (“daily”), German täglich (“daily”), Danish daglig (“daily”), Swedish daglig (“daily”), Icelandic daglegur (“daily”).

  1. a newspaper that is published every day.
  2. (Britain) a cleaner who comes in daily.
  3. (Britain, slang) a daily disposable.
  4. (video games) A quest in a massively multiplayer online game that can be repeated every day for cumulative rewards.

Other Inspirations for the Name Daily

Daily Beast
Daily Bread
Daily Caller
Daily Horoscope
Daily Kos
Daily Mail
Daily Mirror
Daily News
Daily Show

Notable Persons With the Last Name Daily

E.G. Daily

E.G. Daily is a voice actress and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1979 to present. E.G. was born in 1962 as Elizabeth Ann Guttman in Los Angeles, California.

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Bill Daily

Bill Daily is an actor and comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1952 to present. Bill was born in 1927 in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.

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Elizabeth Daily

Elizabeth Daily is a voice actress and musician with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1979 to present. Elizabeth was born in 1962 as Elizabeth Ann Guttman in Los Angeles, California.

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What does the name Daily mean?

Dis for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Iis for ideas, that you bring to life.

Lis for look, the way you look at life.

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

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