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Enoch

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 60 0 60
1881 44 0 44
1882 47 0 47
1883 44 0 44
1884 30 0 30
1885 43 0 43
1886 50 0 50
1887 23 0 23
1888 30 0 30
1889 33 0 33
1890 47 0 47
1891 43 0 43
1892 27 0 27
1893 30 0 30
1894 35 0 35
1895 39 0 39
1896 29 0 29
1897 24 0 24
1898 30 0 30
1899 41 0 41
1900 36 0 36
1901 20 0 20
1902 22 0 22
1903 26 0 26
1904 22 0 22
1905 24 0 24
1906 28 0 28
1907 21 0 21
1908 25 0 25
1909 24 0 24
1910 36 0 36
1911 44 0 44
1912 59 0 59
1913 67 0 67
1914 76 0 76
1915 89 0 89
1916 101 0 101
1917 126 0 126
1918 122 0 122
1919 112 0 112
1920 110 0 110
1921 111 0 111
1922 93 0 93
1923 105 0 105
1924 106 0 106
1925 81 0 81
1926 89 0 89
1927 90 0 90
1928 83 0 83
1929 75 0 75
1930 94 0 94
1931 67 0 67
1932 70 0 70
1933 69 0 69
1934 73 0 73
1935 64 0 64
1936 72 0 72
1937 58 0 58
1938 53 0 53
1939 49 0 49
1940 62 0 62
1941 60 0 60
1942 59 0 59
1943 64 0 64
1944 78 0 78
1945 60 0 60
1946 75 0 75
1947 57 0 57
1948 64 0 64
1949 51 0 51
1950 67 0 67
1951 63 0 63
1952 60 0 60
1953 52 0 52
1954 60 0 60
1955 55 0 55
1956 67 0 67
1957 57 0 57
1958 54 0 54
1959 53 0 53
1960 45 0 45
1961 60 0 60
1962 60 0 60
1963 37 0 37
1964 39 0 39
1965 38 0 38
1966 41 0 41
1967 39 0 39
1968 36 0 36
1969 60 0 60
1970 54 0 54
1971 43 0 43
1972 41 0 41
1973 70 0 70
1974 75 0 75
1975 54 0 54
1976 72 0 72
1977 64 0 64
1978 73 0 73
1979 57 0 57
1980 59 0 59
1981 59 0 59
1982 70 0 70
1983 48 0 48
1984 52 0 52
1985 62 0 62
1986 50 0 50
1987 51 0 51
1988 48 0 48
1989 56 0 56
1990 68 0 68
1991 59 0 59
1992 58 0 58
1993 66 0 66
1994 76 0 76
1995 56 0 56
1996 73 0 73
1997 68 0 68
1998 75 0 75
1999 90 0 90
2000 108 0 108
2001 106 0 106
2002 138 0 138
2003 146 0 146
2004 133 0 133
2005 147 0 147
2006 123 0 123
2007 148 0 148
2008 158 0 158
2009 166 0 166
2010 196 0 196
2011 213 0 213
2012 196 0 196
2013 257 0 257
2014 334 0 334
2015 294 0 294

Fun Facts about the name Enoch

  • How many people with the first name Enoch have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,824 babies born with the first name Enoch in the United States. That's more than enough people named Enoch to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Enoch? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 60 new born babies.
  • When was Enoch first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Enoch is Thursday, February 20th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Enoch born? The highest recorded use of the first name Enoch was in 2014 with a total of 334 babies.
  • Random Enoch Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Enoch is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Enoch: Your name in reverse order is Hcone. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ocehn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Enoch? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,394 people with the last name Enoch.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Enoch? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Enoch as their last name.

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Popularity of Enoch as a first name

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Popularity of Enoch as a last name

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Common last names for Enoch

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Anderson
  • Thomas
  • Harris
  • Wilson
  • Hall
  • Lewis
  • Peterson
  • Taylor
  • Roberts
  • Martin

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Enoch U.S.
  White 54.80% 64.26%
  African American 36.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.12% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.56% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.83% 16.26%

Of Last Name Enoch

People with the last name Enoch are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Enoch

The name "Enoch" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Dedicated". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary

From Late Latin Enoch, from Ancient Greek Ἑνώχ (Henṓkh), from Hebrew חֲנוֹךְ (Ḥănôḵ).

  1. In the Bible, one of the few people recorded as being taken by God before death.
    was the son of Awan and Cain; and was Noah's great grandfather.
  2. The title of three apocryphal books of the Bible.
  3. (rare) A male given name of biblical origin.

Enoch was also found in the following language(s): Italian

Notable Persons With the Name Enoch

Enoch Powell

Enoch Powell was a Shadow Secretary of State for Defence, Minister of Health, Financial Secretary to the Treasury, and Secretary of State for Health. His military service ended in 1945. Enoch was given the name John Enoch Powell on June 16th, 1912 in Birmingham, United Kingdom. He left this life on February 8th, 1998.

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Enoch the Patriarch

Enoch the Patriarch is a saint. He holds the title Antediluvian Patriarch.

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Enoch Johnson

Enoch Johnson was a political boss, racketeer, and racket (crime). Enoch was born on January 20th, 1883 in Galloway Township, New Jersey. He left this life on December 9th, 1967.

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Enoch

Enoch is an influential somebody.

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Arnold Bennett

Arnold Bennett was a novelist. Arnold was given the name Enoch Arnold Bennett on May 27th, 1867 in Hanley, Staffordshire. He died on March 27th, 1931.

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Enoch Adejare Adeboye

Enoch Adejare Adeboye is a pastor and former professor of mathematics. Enoch was born on March 2nd, 1942 in Ifewara, Osun State, Nigeria. Enoch is also known as Daddy GO, Pastor Adeboye, and Daddy and Prophet of the World.

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  • Enoch Adu
    (soccer player)
  • Enoch Mankayi Sontonga
    (composer)
  • Enoch Showunmi
    (soccer player)
  • Enoch Pratt
    (business magnate)
  • Enoch Wood, Jr. Perry
    (influential human)
  • Enoch Lincoln
    (Governor of Maine)
  • Enoch Herbert Crowder
    (military person)
  • Enoch Kelly Haney
    (artist)
  • Enoch Louis Lowe
    (Governor of Maryland)
  • Lloyd Branson
    (influential human)
  • Enoch Seeman
    (notable person)
  • Enoch Steen
    (important individual)
  • Enoch White Clark
    (noteworthy individual)
  • Enoch Bagshaw
    (notable person)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Enoch

Alfred Enoch

Alfred Enoch is an actor. Alfred was given the name Alfred Lewis Enoch by his parent William Russell (actor) on December 2nd, 1988 in Westminster, London, England.

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William Russell

William Russell is an actor. He was most prominent from 1940 to present. William was given the name William Russell Enoch on November 19th, 1924 in Sunderland, County Durham, England. William is also known as Russell Enoch.

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Enoch

Enoch is an influential somebody.

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Kolakaluri Enoch

Kolakaluri Enoch is an indian writer and educationist. Kolakaluri was born on July 1st, 1939 in Vejandla, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India.

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Leeanne Enoch

Leeanne Enoch is a Minister for Innovation, Science, the Digital Economy, of Queensland, Minister for Small Business, Minister for Housing, Public Works, ofQueensland, and Queensland Legislative.

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Suzanne Enoch

Suzanne Enoch is a romance novel and contemporary history novelist. She has had major accomplishments since 1995. Suzanne was born in California.

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What does the name Enoch mean?

Eis for eager, let's get started!

Nis for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Cis for calm, a pleasant trait.

His for heart, warm and loving.

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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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