First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Demetra

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  • A submission from Greece says the name Demetra means "Mother of earth" and is of Greek origin.

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Notable Persons Named Demetra

Demetra Plakas is an alternative metal, grunge, alternative rock, punk rock, riot grrrl, and heavy metal music drummer and drum kit. She plays Drum kit. Her ongoing career started in 1982. Demetra was born on November 9th, 1960 in Chicago.

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Demetra Hampton is an actress and model. She was most prominent from 1988 to present. Demetra was given the name Demetra Lisa Ann Hampton on June 15th, 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Demetra was born in 1877. She breathed her last breath in 1946.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 10 10 0
1913 5 5 0
1914 8 8 0
1915 13 13 0
1916 19 19 0
1917 15 15 0
1918 17 17 0
1919 8 8 0
1920 16 16 0
1921 18 18 0
1922 20 20 0
1923 24 24 0
1924 19 19 0
1925 15 15 0
1926 32 32 0
1927 20 20 0
1928 22 22 0
1929 13 13 0
1930 22 22 0
1931 17 17 0
1932 27 27 0
1933 21 21 0
1934 12 12 0
1935 19 19 0
1936 15 15 0
1937 17 17 0
1938 18 18 0
1939 16 16 0
1940 13 13 0
1941 21 21 0
1942 21 21 0
1943 16 16 0
1944 19 19 0
1945 14 14 0
1946 19 19 0
1947 22 22 0
1948 31 31 0
1949 23 23 0
1950 12 12 0
1951 21 21 0
1952 14 14 0
1953 32 32 0
1954 30 30 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 44 44 0
1957 37 37 0
1958 41 41 0
1959 39 39 0
1960 42 42 0
1961 57 57 0
1962 65 65 0
1963 78 78 0
1964 86 86 0
1965 89 89 0
1966 124 124 0
1967 97 97 0
1968 121 121 0
1969 110 110 0
1970 104 104 0
1971 90 90 0
1972 91 91 0
1973 99 99 0
1974 104 104 0
1975 132 126 6
1976 115 109 6
1977 98 98 0
1978 81 81 0
1979 90 90 0
1980 89 89 0
1981 64 64 0
1982 63 63 0
1983 53 53 0
1984 52 52 0
1985 55 55 0
1986 55 55 0
1987 45 45 0
1988 54 54 0
1989 40 40 0
1990 44 44 0
1991 52 52 0
1992 47 47 0
1993 41 41 0
1994 44 44 0
1995 31 31 0
1996 38 38 0
1997 40 40 0
1998 31 31 0
1999 32 32 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 24 24 0
2003 25 25 0
2004 17 17 0
2005 21 21 0
2006 20 20 0
2007 20 20 0
2008 16 16 0
2009 17 17 0
2010 18 18 0
2011 11 11 0
2012 11 11 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 18 18 0
2015 9 9 0
2016 13 13 0
2017 13 13 0

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Popularity of Demetra as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Demetra

  • How Popular is the name Demetra? Demetra is the 4,262nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Demetra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,136 babies born with the first name Demetra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Demetra to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Demetra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Demetra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Demetra is Monday, April 5th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Demetra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Demetra was in 1975 with a total of 126 babies.
  • Random Demetra Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Demetra is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Demetra: Your name in reverse order is Artemed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eedamtr. How do you pronounce that?

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