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Dustin

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1916 5 0 5
1917 7 0 7
1918 10 0 10
1919 6 0 6
1920 8 0 8
1921 6 0 6
1922 11 0 11
1923 6 0 6
1924 9 0 9
1926 6 0 6
1927 7 0 7
1935 7 0 7
1938 10 0 10
1940 14 0 14
1941 7 0 7
1942 11 0 11
1943 12 0 12
1944 16 0 16
1945 26 0 26
1946 26 0 26
1947 31 0 31
1948 22 0 22
1949 31 0 31
1950 21 0 21
1951 24 0 24
1952 27 0 27
1953 22 0 22
1954 31 0 31
1955 42 0 42
1956 27 0 27
1957 33 0 33
1958 19 0 19
1959 40 0 40
1960 55 0 55
1961 47 0 47
1962 52 0 52
1963 43 0 43
1964 41 0 41
1965 52 0 52
1966 50 0 50
1967 52 0 52
1968 464 16 448
1969 773 15 758
1970 1,303 18 1,285
1971 1,493 22 1,471
1972 1,583 21 1,562
1973 1,647 30 1,617
1974 2,215 18 2,197
1975 2,707 26 2,681 #96 boy name
1976 3,247 32 3,215 #82 boy name
1977 3,514 37 3,477 #81 boy name
1978 4,212 35 4,177 #68 boy name
1979 4,955 57 4,898 #62 boy name
1980 8,492 74 8,418 #44 boy name
1981 9,454 102 9,352 #42 boy name
1982 9,630 80 9,550 #42 boy name
1983 9,776 95 9,681 #43 boy name
1984 10,488 88 10,400 #41 boy name
1985 10,517 81 10,436 #41 boy name
1986 10,426 110 10,316 #42 boy name
1987 10,179 78 10,101 #44 boy name
1988 9,421 85 9,336 #48 boy name
1989 9,764 46 9,718 #48 boy name
1990 8,486 31 8,455 #50 boy name
1991 7,410 24 7,386 #56 boy name
1992 6,819 22 6,797 #58 boy name
1993 6,327 19 6,308 #59 boy name
1994 6,475 15 6,460 #56 boy name
1995 5,937 16 5,921 #62 boy name
1996 4,894 21 4,873 #79 boy name
1997 4,288 11 4,277 #88 boy name
1998 3,444 0 3,444
1999 2,851 8 2,843
2000 2,627 8 2,619
2001 2,423 0 2,423
2002 1,987 5 1,982
2003 1,772 5 1,767
2004 1,567 17 1,550
2005 1,481 7 1,474
2006 1,334 0 1,334
2007 1,259 0 1,259
2008 1,099 0 1,099
2009 1,011 6 1,005
2010 867 0 867
2011 799 0 799
2012 798 0 798
2013 664 0 664
2014 693 0 693
2015 570 0 570

Fun Facts about the name Dustin

  • How many people with the first name Dustin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 205,114 babies born with the first name Dustin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dustin to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dustin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dustin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dustin is Sunday, August 12th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Dustin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dustin was in 1985 with a total of 10,436 babies. That's a lot of babies named Dustin!
  • Random Dustin Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dustin ranks 34th in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 159 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Dustin: Your name in reverse order is Nitsud. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dsnitu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dustin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,240 people with the last name Dustin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dustin? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Dustin as their last name.

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Popularity of Dustin as a first name

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Popularity of Dustin as a last name

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Common last names for Dustin

  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Lewis
  • Miller
  • Thomas
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  • Phillips
  • Anderson
  • Duncan

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dustin U.S.
  White 90.31% 64.26%
  African American 4.66% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.80% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.36% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.25% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dustin

People with the last name Dustin are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Dustin

The name "Dustin" is of English origin, and it means "Thor's stone". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary

Probably from Old Norse Þorsteinn "Thor's stone".

  1. A male given name (very rarely also given to women).

Notable Persons With the Name Dustin

Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman is an actor and film director. He was most prominent from 1960 to 1960. Dustin was given the name Dustin Lee Hoffman on August 8th, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Dustin Brown

Dustin Brown is a famous somebody. Dustin was born on December 8th, 1984 in Celle.

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Dustin Moskovitz

Dustin Moskovitz is a famed somebody. Dustin was born on May 22nd, 1984 in Gainesville, Florida, U.S.

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Dustin Poirier

Dustin Poirier is an influential somebody. Dustin was born on January 19th, 1989.

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Dustin Lance Black

Dustin Lance Black is a famed somebody. Dustin was born on June 10th, 1974 in Sacramento, California.

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Dustin Diamond

Dustin Diamond is an actor, comedian, and musician. He was most active from 1987 to present. Dustin was given the name Dustin Neil Diamond on January 7th, 1977 in San Jose, California, U.S.

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  • Dustin Johnson
    (notable individual)
  • Dustin Milligan
    (actor)
  • Dustin Pedroia
    (baseball player)
  • Dustin Nguyen
    (actor)
  • Dustin Clare
    (actor)
  • Dustin Lynch
    (musician)
  • Dustin Byfuglien
    (hockey player)
  • Dustin Brown
    (hockey player)
  • Dustin Kensrue
    (musician)
  • Dustin J. O'Halloran
    (musician)
  • Dustin Ackley
    (baseball player)
  • Dustin Penner
    (hockey player)
  • Dustin the Turkey
    (singing)
  • Dustin Colquitt
    (football player)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dustin

Glenn Dustin

Glenn Dustin is a christian music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to 2012.

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Silas Dustin

Silas Dustin was a notable person. Silas was born in 1855 in Richmond, Ohio. He passed away in 1940.

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Frederic H Dustin

Frederic H Dustin is a businessman, jeju kimnyoung maze park, and businessperson. Frederic was born on January 12th, 1930 in Bellingham, Washington.

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Wayne Dustin

Wayne Dustin is an important individual. Wayne was born on September 18th, 1965.

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What does the name Dustin mean?

Dis for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

Uis for unique, your love of life.

Sis for sensible, the practical side.

Tis for touching, the way you show you are.

Iis for inclusive, never leaving others out

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

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Sources: 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). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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