Gracelyn

First Name
9k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gracelyn

"Gracelyn" is a name of American origin, and it means "Grace by the Lake". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1924 5 5 0
1938 5 5 0
1943 6 6 0
1945 5 5 0
1947 10 10 0
1950 5 5 0
1955 6 6 0
1956 5 5 0
1959 5 5 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 7 7 0
1973 5 5 0
1978 8 8 0
1982 5 5 0
1986 6 6 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 7 7 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 7 7 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 30 30 0
1996 26 26 0
1997 39 39 0
1998 47 47 0
1999 79 79 0
2000 102 102 0
2001 134 134 0
2002 128 128 0
2003 230 230 0
2004 263 263 0
2005 333 333 0
2006 364 364 0
2007 355 355 0
2008 442 442 0
2009 533 533 0
2010 564 564 0
2011 621 621 0
2012 599 599 0
2013 748 748 0
2014 812 812 0
2015 921 921 0
2016 912 912 0
2017 942 942 0

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Popularity of Gracelyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Gracelyn

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  • How Popular is the name Gracelyn? Gracelyn is the 2,602nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Gracelyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,374 babies born with the first name Gracelyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gracelyn 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 Gracelyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gracelyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gracelyn is Sunday, December 2nd, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Gracelyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gracelyn was in 2017 with a total of 942 babies.
  • Random Gracelyn Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gracelyn ranks 101st in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 10 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Gracelyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylecarg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Enlrcyag. How do you pronounce that?

What Gracelyns Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Gracelyn born Dec 31, 1989

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Russia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.