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Gilda

First Name
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gilda

"Gilda" is a name of English origin, and it means "Golden". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Gilda

Gilda Radner was a comedienne and actress. Her career lasted from 1973 to 1989. Gilda was given the name Gilda Susan Radner on June 28th, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. She left this life on May 20th, 1989.

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Gilda was a cumbia singing. She was most prominent from 1991 to 1996. Gilda was given the name Miriam Alejandra Bianchi on October 11th, 1961. She breathed her last breath on September 7th, 1996.

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Gilda was born on November 26th, 1946.

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Gilda was given the name Marianna Michalska on October 24th, 1901 in Kraków, Galicia-Lodomeria, Austria-Hungary. She left this life on December 22nd, 1959.

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Gilda was born on July 29th, 1959.

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Gilda was born on August 9th, 1957.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Gilda

Gilda was a cumbia singing. She was most prominent from 1991 to 1996. Gilda was given the name Miriam Alejandra Bianchi on October 11th, 1961. She breathed her last breath on September 7th, 1996.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1898 6 6 0
1902 7 7 0
1903 6 6 0
1904 8 8 0
1906 7 7 0
1907 17 17 0
1908 26 26 0
1909 23 23 0
1910 34 34 0
1911 42 42 0
1912 50 50 0
1913 78 78 0
1914 96 96 0
1915 101 101 0
1916 123 123 0
1917 135 135 0
1918 115 115 0
1919 125 125 0
1920 130 130 0
1921 154 154 0
1922 164 164 0
1923 148 148 0
1924 202 202 0
1925 200 200 0
1926 293 293 0
1927 321 321 0
1928 291 291 0
1929 258 258 0
1930 210 210 0
1931 178 178 0
1932 188 188 0
1933 123 123 0
1934 110 110 0
1935 112 112 0
1936 74 74 0
1937 81 81 0
1938 72 72 0
1939 75 75 0
1940 71 71 0
1941 50 50 0
1942 55 55 0
1943 39 39 0
1944 61 61 0
1945 68 68 0
1946 305 305 0
1947 346 346 0
1948 281 281 0
1949 244 244 0
1950 232 232 0
1951 265 265 0
1952 264 264 0
1953 241 241 0
1954 249 249 0
1955 193 193 0
1956 179 179 0
1957 171 171 0
1958 144 144 0
1959 140 140 0
1960 137 137 0
1961 123 123 0
1962 114 114 0
1963 109 109 0
1964 93 93 0
1965 85 85 0
1966 74 74 0
1967 67 67 0
1968 54 54 0
1969 57 57 0
1970 65 65 0
1971 60 60 0
1972 55 55 0
1973 47 47 0
1974 40 40 0
1975 53 53 0
1976 36 36 0
1977 32 32 0
1978 45 45 0
1979 29 29 0
1980 41 41 0
1981 26 26 0
1982 30 30 0
1983 30 30 0
1984 30 30 0
1985 25 25 0
1986 24 24 0
1987 22 22 0
1988 23 23 0
1989 14 14 0
1990 31 31 0
1991 28 28 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 19 19 0
1994 11 11 0
1995 23 23 0
1996 65 65 0
1997 28 28 0
1998 21 21 0
1999 20 20 0
2000 17 17 0
2001 14 14 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 11 11 0
2005 15 15 0
2006 7 7 0
2007 6 6 0
2009 5 5 0
2010 10 10 0
2012 8 8 0
2013 11 11 0
2015 9 9 0
2016 9 9 0

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Popularity of Gilda as a first name

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Popularity of Gilda as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Gilda

  • How Popular is the name Gilda? Gilda is the 2,468th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gilda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,022 babies born with the first name Gilda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gilda to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gilda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1898 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Gilda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gilda is Monday, April 6th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Gilda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gilda was in 1947 with a total of 346 babies.
  • Random Gilda Factoid: According to the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gilda is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1945.
  • Weird things about the name Gilda: Your name in reverse order is Adlig. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lgadi. How do you pronounce that?

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  • 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).
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