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Ernesto

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1889 6 0 6
1899 5 0 5
1901 11 0 11
1904 5 0 5
1905 8 0 8
1906 7 0 7
1907 5 0 5
1908 9 0 9
1909 14 0 14
1910 12 0 12
1911 18 0 18
1912 29 0 29
1913 34 0 34
1914 36 0 36
1915 49 0 49
1916 57 0 57
1917 60 0 60
1918 61 0 61
1919 95 0 95
1920 77 0 77
1921 105 0 105
1922 105 0 105
1923 131 0 131
1924 129 0 129
1925 119 0 119
1926 138 0 138
1927 118 0 118
1928 143 0 143
1929 146 0 146
1930 168 0 168
1931 142 0 142
1932 126 0 126
1933 114 0 114
1934 146 0 146
1935 130 0 130
1936 139 0 139
1937 103 0 103
1938 117 0 117
1939 141 0 141
1940 121 0 121
1941 125 0 125
1942 163 0 163
1943 146 0 146
1944 160 0 160
1945 179 0 179
1946 194 0 194
1947 202 0 202
1948 240 0 240
1949 262 0 262
1950 279 0 279
1951 244 0 244
1952 269 0 269
1953 260 0 260
1954 234 0 234
1955 265 0 265
1956 316 0 316
1957 337 0 337
1958 322 0 322
1959 336 0 336
1960 352 0 352
1961 285 0 285
1962 367 0 367
1963 372 6 366
1964 383 5 378
1965 357 0 357
1966 354 0 354
1967 345 0 345
1968 406 0 406
1969 392 0 392
1970 458 5 453
1971 503 0 503
1972 456 7 449
1973 461 0 461
1974 490 7 483
1975 510 5 505
1976 561 5 556
1977 555 6 549
1978 564 0 564
1979 555 0 555
1980 645 0 645
1981 690 0 690
1982 645 5 640
1983 646 5 641
1984 615 7 608
1985 640 10 630
1986 645 7 638
1987 623 0 623
1988 757 0 757
1989 786 7 779
1990 830 9 821
1991 826 5 821
1992 853 6 847
1993 814 0 814
1994 826 9 817
1995 777 0 777
1996 774 0 774
1997 797 0 797
1998 807 0 807
1999 835 0 835
2000 792 0 792
2001 848 0 848
2002 853 0 853
2003 853 0 853
2004 818 0 818
2005 804 0 804
2006 796 5 791
2007 729 0 729
2008 720 0 720
2009 587 0 587
2010 529 0 529
2011 531 0 531
2012 478 0 478
2013 390 0 390
2014 401 0 401
2015 410 0 410

Want to know about the popularity of the Ernesto baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,808 babies born with the name Ernesto in the United States. That's more than enough Ernestos to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ernesto" was in 2002 with a total of 853 babies.

According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ernesto" ranks #68 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 18 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1932. Across the entire United States a total of 126 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Ernesto

The name "Ernesto" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Earnest, sincere". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Che Guevara

Che Guevara is a physician, author, guerrilla, and government official. Che was born in 1928 as Ernesto Guevara in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

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Tito Puente

Tito Puente is a musician and producer specializing in afro-cuban jazz, mambo, and salsa music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1946 to 2000. Tito was born in 1923 as Ernesto Antonio Puente in New York City.

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Ernesto Laguardia

Ernesto was born in 1959 as Ernesto Laguardia in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.

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Ernesto D'Alessio

Ernesto was born in 1977.

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Ernesto Alonso

Ernesto Alonso is an actor, producer, director, and cinematographer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1937 to 2007. Ernesto was born in 1917 as Ernesto Ramirez Alonso in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

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Ernesto Farias

Ernesto Farias is a football biography. Ernesto was born in 1980 in Trenque Lauquen, Argentina.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Ernesto

Ernesto Che Guevara
Ernesto Frieri
Ernesto Hoost
Ernesto Londono
Ernesto Mathies
Ernesto Neto
Ernesto Samper
Ernesto Santalla
Ernesto Valverde
Ernesto Zedillo
Ernesto Miranda

Alternative Meanings

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Otsenre". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Reeotns". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ernesto born Dec 15, 1948

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Egypt approximately on 1100. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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