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Diminutive with -ie of Euphemia, or, very rarely, of the modern Greek Eftychia or Euthemia.

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Euphemia, also used as a formal given name in the 19th century.

effective +‎ -ie

  1. (marketing) An annual award given for effective marketing.

    Notable Persons Named Effie

    Effie was given the name Euphemia Chalmers Gray on May 7th, 1828 in Perth, Scotland. She breathed her last breath on December 23rd, 1897.

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    Effie T. Brown is a film producer. Effie was born in United States.

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    Effie was born on June 13th, 1845 in Augusta, Georgia. She died in 2013.

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    Effie was born in 1885. She left this life in 1979.

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    Effie Pedaliu is a in the field of world history.

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    Effie Ellsler was a stage and screen actor. Effie was given the name Euphemia Ellsler on September 17th, 1855 in Philadelphia. She passed away on October 8th, 1942.

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

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    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
    1880 406 406 0 #63 girl name
    1881 463 463 0 #56 girl name
    1882 561 561 0 #55 girl name
    1883 514 507 7 #61 girl name
    1884 558 558 0 #62 girl name
    1885 613 613 0 #59 girl name
    1886 672 672 0 #60 girl name
    1887 620 615 5 #64 girl name
    1888 750 744 6 #65 girl name
    1889 719 711 8 #65 girl name
    1890 717 717 0 #66 girl name
    1891 710 704 6 #67 girl name
    1892 726 721 5 #72 girl name
    1893 674 674 0 #74 girl name
    1894 718 712 6 #74 girl name
    1895 715 708 7 #79 girl name
    1896 724 716 8 #80 girl name
    1897 698 698 0 #79 girl name
    1898 714 714 0 #83 girl name
    1899 604 597 7 #90 girl name
    1900 765 752 13 #89 girl name
    1901 551 545 6 #97 girl name
    1902 664 658 6 #92 girl name
    1903 552 552 0
    1904 578 578 0
    1905 549 542 7
    1906 578 578 0
    1907 578 578 0
    1908 549 549 0
    1909 538 538 0
    1910 572 572 0
    1911 556 549 7
    1912 666 666 0
    1913 716 708 8
    1914 726 726 0
    1915 850 844 6
    1916 889 878 11
    1917 902 892 10
    1918 929 919 10
    1919 938 929 9
    1920 895 895 0
    1921 848 848 0
    1922 820 810 10
    1923 790 779 11
    1924 774 766 8
    1925 779 779 0
    1926 652 644 8
    1927 611 602 9
    1928 530 530 0
    1929 523 518 5
    1930 498 488 10
    1931 421 421 0
    1932 417 417 0
    1933 406 406 0
    1934 431 431 0
    1935 388 388 0
    1936 329 324 5
    1937 384 379 5
    1938 302 302 0
    1939 288 288 0
    1940 290 290 0
    1941 250 250 0
    1942 275 270 5
    1943 230 230 0
    1944 200 200 0
    1945 222 222 0
    1946 227 227 0
    1947 226 226 0
    1948 204 204 0
    1949 207 207 0
    1950 185 185 0
    1951 183 183 0
    1952 173 173 0
    1953 157 157 0
    1954 145 145 0
    1955 153 153 0
    1956 130 130 0
    1957 115 115 0
    1958 128 128 0
    1959 114 114 0
    1960 95 95 0
    1961 98 98 0
    1962 85 85 0
    1963 88 88 0
    1964 76 76 0
    1965 84 84 0
    1966 67 67 0
    1967 63 63 0
    1968 71 71 0
    1969 68 68 0
    1970 79 79 0
    1971 90 90 0
    1972 58 58 0
    1973 64 57 7
    1974 61 61 0
    1975 62 62 0
    1976 51 51 0
    1977 33 33 0
    1978 52 52 0
    1979 39 39 0
    1980 48 48 0
    1981 37 37 0
    1982 29 29 0
    1983 26 26 0
    1984 44 44 0
    1985 21 21 0
    1986 19 19 0
    1987 26 26 0
    1988 26 26 0
    1989 26 26 0
    1990 24 24 0
    1991 20 20 0
    1992 17 17 0
    1993 16 16 0
    1994 13 13 0
    1995 18 18 0
    1996 18 18 0
    1997 18 18 0
    1998 15 15 0
    1999 14 14 0
    2000 15 15 0
    2001 16 16 0
    2002 17 17 0
    2003 16 16 0
    2004 15 15 0
    2005 24 24 0
    2006 23 23 0
    2007 25 25 0
    2008 29 29 0
    2009 33 33 0
    2010 28 28 0
    2011 41 41 0
    2012 38 38 0
    2013 39 39 0
    2014 50 50 0
    2015 54 54 0
    2016 68 68 0
    2017 68 68 0

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    Popularity of Effie as a first name

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    Popularity of Effie as a last name

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    Common last names for Effie

    • Smith
    • Johnson
    • Williams
    • Jones
    • Brown
    • Davis
    • Miller
    • Wilson
    • Taylor
    • Thompson
    • Anderson
    • Martin
    • Thomas
    • Harris
    • White
    • Allen
    • Clark

    Fun Facts about the name Effie

    • What name lists does Effie rank for?
    • How Popular is the name Effie? Effie is the 1,091st most popular name of all time.
    • How many people with the first name Effie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 43,880 babies born with the first name Effie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Effie to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Effie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 406 new born babies.
    • When was Effie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Effie is Thursday, December 13th, 1866.
    • What year had the most people named Effie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Effie was in 1919 with a total of 929 babies.
    • Random Effie Factoid: According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Effie ranks 89th in popularity as a baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 30 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1914.
    • Weird things about the name Effie: Your name in reverse order is Eiffe. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eeffi. How do you pronounce that?

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