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First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
252
in the U.S.
in 2010

Irie

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1915 5 0 5
1918 5 0 5
1919 10 5 5
1922 5 0 5
1923 7 0 7
1924 5 0 5
1925 6 0 6
1927 6 0 6
1929 6 0 6
1930 7 7 0
1932 14 6 8
1933 5 0 5
1934 9 0 9
1935 6 0 6
1936 5 0 5
1944 5 0 5
1947 6 0 6
1948 5 0 5
1958 5 0 5
1959 5 0 5
1982 5 5 0
1990 6 6 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 17 9 8
1994 17 12 5
1995 22 14 8
1996 28 22 6
1997 25 17 8
1998 27 14 13
1999 32 26 6
2000 42 29 13
2001 34 28 6
2002 40 32 8
2003 42 31 11
2004 34 34 0
2005 47 38 9
2006 57 45 12
2007 67 46 21
2008 96 81 15
2009 84 69 15
2010 95 81 14
2011 97 86 11
2012 135 118 17
2013 146 133 13
2014 170 148 22
2015 202 180 22

Fun Facts about the name Irie

  • How many people with the first name Irie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,704 babies born with the first name Irie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Irie to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Irie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Irie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Irie is Wednesday, January 23rd, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Irie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Irie was in 2015 with a total of 180 babies.
  • Random Irie Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Irie is not a popular baby girl's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Irie: Your name in reverse order is Eiri. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iier. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Irie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 252 people with the last name Irie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Irie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Irie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Irie as a first name

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Popularity of Irie as a last name

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Common last names for Irie

  • Johnson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Irie U.S.
  White 16.27% 64.26%
  African American 11.90% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 61.11% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.14% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Irie

People with the last name Irie are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

From Jamaican Creole.

irie was also found in the following language(s): Jamaican Creole and Japanese

Other Inspirations for the Name Irie

Irie Cafe
Irie Fm
Irie Intentions
Irie Radio
Irie Weekend
Irie Woodbridge Va
Irie Cafe Ii
Irie Mon

What does the name Irie mean?

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Ris for rapport, friends seek you.

Iis for infinite, are your possibilities

Eis for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

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