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Frankie

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 17 17 0
1881 24 24 0
1882 21 21 0
1883 31 31 0
1884 42 42 0
1885 35 35 0
1886 57 57 0
1887 48 48 0
1888 100 100 0
1889 64 64 0
1890 67 67 0
1891 63 63 0
1892 72 72 0
1893 90 90 0
1894 68 68 0
1895 62 62 0
1896 58 58 0
1897 67 60 7
1898 66 66 0
1899 76 76 0
1900 71 71 0
1901 66 59 7
1902 88 88 0
1903 86 81 5
1904 98 92 6
1905 134 128 6
1906 110 110 0
1907 98 89 9
1908 161 148 13
1909 142 128 14
1910 179 166 13
1911 184 170 14
1912 235 207 28
1913 261 237 24
1914 315 282 33
1915 383 338 45
1916 446 382 64
1917 423 370 53
1918 546 474 72
1919 554 469 85
1920 563 454 109
1921 543 450 93
1922 568 452 116
1923 587 456 131
1924 677 532 145
1925 692 555 137
1926 683 525 158
1927 696 508 188
1928 700 510 190
1929 701 476 225
1930 801 545 256
1931 806 526 280
1932 858 559 299
1933 869 569 300
1934 929 590 339
1935 831 541 290
1936 913 570 343
1937 954 570 384
1938 897 527 370
1939 815 483 332
1940 909 515 394
1941 899 486 413
1942 1,021 532 489
1943 1,088 598 490
1944 1,063 544 519
1945 1,088 509 579
1946 1,045 455 590
1947 1,093 507 586
1948 1,126 502 624
1949 1,031 454 577
1950 1,084 435 649
1951 1,077 429 648
1952 1,085 428 657
1953 1,055 416 639
1954 1,124 423 701
1955 1,105 395 710
1956 1,153 393 760
1957 1,127 381 746
1958 1,103 352 751
1959 1,194 322 872
1960 1,135 320 815
1961 1,100 294 806
1962 967 272 695
1963 1,016 282 734
1964 977 237 740
1965 959 280 679
1966 880 223 657
1967 836 205 631
1968 799 200 599
1969 764 176 588
1970 764 166 598
1971 741 169 572
1972 642 148 494
1973 596 123 473
1974 588 128 460
1975 549 109 440
1976 534 120 414
1977 518 117 401
1978 508 105 403
1979 493 93 400
1980 494 96 398
1981 448 78 370
1982 418 55 363
1983 414 68 346
1984 421 57 364
1985 398 72 326
1986 408 76 332
1987 497 82 415
1988 469 96 373
1989 488 119 369
1990 498 111 387
1991 501 138 363
1992 507 171 336
1993 508 163 345
1994 432 134 298
1995 402 118 284
1996 388 112 276
1997 388 120 268
1998 359 109 250
1999 381 116 265
2000 329 94 235
2001 315 91 224
2002 327 95 232
2003 294 80 214
2004 360 109 251
2005 388 106 282
2006 459 105 354
2007 475 131 344
2008 388 98 290
2009 448 127 321
2010 385 113 272
2011 379 134 245
2012 412 172 240
2013 411 146 265
2014 441 214 227
2015 474 269 205

Fun Facts about the name Frankie

  • How many people with the first name Frankie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 72,731 babies born with the first name Frankie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Frankie to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Frankie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 17 new born babies.
  • When was Frankie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Frankie is Wednesday, February 16th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Frankie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Frankie was in 1959 with a total of 872 babies.
  • Random Frankie Factoid: According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Frankie ranks 84th in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 21 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1945.
  • Weird things about the name Frankie: Your name in reverse order is Eiknarf. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aneifrk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Frankie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 405 people with the last name Frankie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Frankie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Frankie as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Frankie as a first name

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Popularity of Frankie as a last name

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Common last names for Frankie

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  • Thomas
  • Harris
  • Taylor
  • Jackson
  • Walker
  • Thompson
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Common first names for Frankie

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Frankie U.S.
  White 84.69% 64.26%
  African American 6.67% 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 6.91% 16.26%

Of Last Name Frankie

People with the last name Frankie are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Frankie

The name "Frankie" is of American origin, and it means "Free or Truthful". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Frank or Francis.
  2. A diminutive of the female given name Frances or Francesca.

Notable Persons With the Name Frankie

Frankie Muniz

Frankie Muniz is an actor, musician, and racing driver. He was most active from 1997 to present. Frankie was given the name Francisco Muñiz IV on December 5th, 1985 in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey.

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Frankie Valli

Frankie Valli is a pop music, blue-eyed soul, disco, doo-wop, and pop rock musician. He was most prominent from 1951 to present. Frankie was given the name Francesco Stephen Castelluccio on May 3rd, 1934 in Newark, New Jersey, U.S. Frankie is also known as Frankie Valley.

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Frankie Edgar

Frankie Edgar is an important human. Frankie was born on October 16th, 1981 in Toms River, New Jersey. Frankie is also known as Edgar and Frank James.

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Frankie Faison

Frankie Faison is an actor. He was most prominent from 1974 to present. Frankie was given the name Frankie Russel Faison on June 10th, 1949 in Newport News, Virginia.

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Frankie Cosmos

Frankie Cosmos is an indie rock, indie pop, indie folk, and lo-fi music musician. She has been prominent since 2009. Frankie was given the name Greta Simone Kline on March 21st, 1994 in New York City, New York, U.S. Frankie is also known as Ingrid Superstar, Kline, and Greta Simone.

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Frankie Shaw

Frankie Shaw is an actress, writer, director, and comedian. She was most active from 2005 to present. Frankie was given the name Rachel Frances Shaw in 1986 in Boston.

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  • Frankie Avalon
    (singer)
  • Frankie Knuckles
    (disc jockey)
  • Frankie Bridge
    (singer)
  • Frankie Laine
    (musician)
  • Frankie Jonas
    (actor)
  • Frankie Kazarian
    (wrestler)
  • Frankie Rayder
    (model)
  • Frankie Howerd
    (actor)
  • Frankie Dettori
    (jockey)
  • Frankie J
    (singing)
  • Frankie Ballard
    (singing)
  • Frankie Bello
    (musician)
  • Frankie Manning
    (choreographer)
  • Frankie Sullivan
    (guitarist)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Frankie

Frankie

Frankie is an indie pop musician. They were most active from 2015 to present. Frankie was given the name Frankie Miller in Oakland, California.

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What does the name Frankie mean?

Fis for future, always looking ahead.

Ris for reasonable, your understanding way.

Ais for accomplished, in all that you do.

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Kis for knowledge, an avid learner

Iis for important, the search for all parts of life that are

Eis for elegant, born within you.

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