Graig

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
486
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Graig

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  1. Soft mutation of craig.

Notable Persons Named Graig

Graig Nettles is a baseball player. Graig was born on August 20th, 1944 in San Diego.

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Graig was born on July 5th, 1974 in Cleveland.

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Graig Cooper is a football player. Graig was born on July 12th, 1987 in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Graig Newman is an athlete for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Graig was born on July 2nd, 1989 in Langley, British Columbia (city).

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Graig was born on April 17th, 1980.

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Graig Harboard is an athlete for the Troedyrhiw F.C.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1944 5 0 5
1946 5 0 5
1947 18 0 18
1948 6 0 6
1949 9 0 9
1950 10 0 10
1951 10 0 10
1952 10 0 10
1953 11 0 11
1954 10 0 10
1955 17 0 17
1956 17 0 17
1957 16 0 16
1958 21 0 21
1959 21 0 21
1960 31 0 31
1961 24 0 24
1962 16 0 16
1963 21 0 21
1964 20 0 20
1965 24 0 24
1966 24 0 24
1967 19 0 19
1968 26 0 26
1969 29 0 29
1970 51 0 51
1971 34 0 34
1972 35 0 35
1973 28 0 28
1974 41 0 41
1975 37 0 37
1976 40 0 40
1977 62 0 62
1978 63 0 63
1979 64 0 64
1980 44 0 44
1981 43 0 43
1982 44 0 44
1983 45 0 45
1984 43 0 43
1985 33 0 33
1986 32 0 32
1987 34 0 34
1988 17 0 17
1989 16 0 16
1990 24 0 24
1991 25 0 25
1992 11 0 11
1993 9 0 9
1996 6 0 6
1998 5 0 5
1999 5 0 5
2000 7 0 7
2002 6 0 6
2010 6 0 6
2013 6 0 6
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Graig

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Popularity of Graig as a first name

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Popularity of Graig as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Graig U.S.
  White 75.93% 64.26%
  African American 16.26% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.85% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Graig

People with the last name Graig are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Graig

  • How Popular is the name Graig? Graig is the 8,787th most popular name of all time. As a last name Graig was the 44,270th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Graig have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,336 babies born with the first name Graig in the United States. That's more than enough people named Graig to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Graig? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Graig first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Graig is Monday, July 24th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Graig born? The highest recorded use of the first name Graig was in 1979 with a total of 64 babies.
  • Random Graig Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Graig is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 16 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Graig: Your name in reverse order is Giarg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aggir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Graig? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 486 people with the last name Graig.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Graig? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Graig as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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