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Meaning and Origin

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  1. A diminutive of the female given names Virginia or Ginevra.

Notable Persons Named Ginny

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Ginny Simms was a singer and film actress. Ginny was born on May 13th, 1913. She left this life on April 4th, 1994.

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Ginny Tyler was a voice actress and singer. She was most prominent from 1937 to 1993. Ginny was given the name Merrie Virginia Erlandson on August 8th, 1925 in Berkeley, California, U.S. Ginny is also known as Erlandson and Merrie Virginia. She passed away on July 13th, 2012.

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Ginny Owens is a contemporary christian music and pop music singer, songwriter, philanthropist, and philanthropy. She has had major accomplishments since 1999. Ginny was given the name Virginia Leigh Owens on April 22nd, 1975.

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Ginny was born on October 12th, 1981 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ginny is also known as G-chan.

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Ginny was born on July 9th, 1947. She passed away on February 20th, 2004.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1918 5 5 0
1923 7 7 0
1924 10 10 0
1926 5 5 0
1927 10 10 0
1928 11 11 0
1929 6 6 0
1930 9 9 0
1932 15 15 0
1933 15 15 0
1934 10 10 0
1935 14 14 0
1936 14 14 0
1937 13 13 0
1938 22 22 0
1939 12 12 0
1940 27 27 0
1941 43 43 0
1942 65 65 0
1943 75 75 0
1944 80 80 0
1945 119 119 0
1946 147 147 0
1947 135 135 0
1948 132 132 0
1949 81 81 0
1950 75 75 0
1951 96 96 0
1952 108 108 0
1953 97 97 0
1954 103 103 0
1955 98 98 0
1956 123 123 0
1957 226 226 0
1958 242 242 0
1959 233 233 0
1960 231 231 0
1961 210 210 0
1962 200 200 0
1963 196 196 0
1964 172 172 0
1965 113 113 0
1966 92 92 0
1967 105 105 0
1968 100 100 0
1969 98 98 0
1970 125 125 0
1971 154 154 0
1972 147 147 0
1973 138 138 0
1974 137 137 0
1975 138 138 0
1976 128 128 0
1977 142 142 0
1978 145 145 0
1979 155 155 0
1980 144 144 0
1981 149 149 0
1982 149 149 0
1983 116 116 0
1984 107 107 0
1985 103 103 0
1986 93 93 0
1987 65 65 0
1988 76 76 0
1989 59 59 0
1990 70 70 0
1991 60 60 0
1992 56 56 0
1993 41 41 0
1994 43 43 0
1995 30 30 0
1996 27 27 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 28 28 0
1999 29 29 0
2000 24 24 0
2001 18 18 0
2002 20 20 0
2003 18 18 0
2004 19 19 0
2005 17 17 0
2006 33 33 0
2007 26 26 0
2008 32 32 0
2009 22 22 0
2010 21 21 0
2011 26 26 0
2012 17 17 0
2013 21 21 0
2014 30 30 0
2015 20 20 0
2016 23 23 0
2017 27 27 0

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Popularity of Ginny as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ginny

  • How Popular is the name Ginny? Ginny is the 3,031st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ginny have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,290 babies born with the first name Ginny in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ginny to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ginny? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ginny first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ginny is Monday, January 2nd, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Ginny born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ginny was in 1958 with a total of 242 babies.
  • Random Ginny Factoid: According to the 1959 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ginny is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1959.
  • Weird things about the name Ginny: Your name in reverse order is Ynnig. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iyngn. How do you pronounce that?

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