Devany

First Name
887
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
302
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Devany

"Devany" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Dark-haired". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Devany

His military service ended in 1990.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1981 8 8 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 8 8 0
1994 14 14 0
1995 21 21 0
1996 18 18 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 24 24 0
1999 39 39 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 35 35 0
2002 27 27 0
2003 37 37 0
2004 35 35 0
2005 36 36 0
2006 48 48 0
2007 49 49 0
2008 43 43 0
2009 55 55 0
2010 49 49 0
2011 36 36 0
2012 48 48 0
2013 45 45 0
2014 44 44 0
2015 21 21 0
2016 36 36 0
2017 21 21 0

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Popularity of Devany as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Devany U.S.
  White 90.40% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.28% 16.26%

Of Last Name Devany

People with the last name Devany are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Devany

  • How Popular is the name Devany? Devany is the 11,384th most popular name of all time. As a last name Devany was the 65,593rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Devany have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 887 babies born with the first name Devany in the United States. That's more than enough people named Devany to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Devany? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Devany first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Devany is Wednesday, August 10th, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Devany born? The highest recorded use of the first name Devany was in 2009 with a total of 55 babies.
  • Random Devany Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Devany is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Devany: Your name in reverse order is Ynaved. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Evndya. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Devany? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 302 people with the last name Devany.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Devany? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Devany as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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