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Johnathan

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 5 0 5
1886 6 0 6
1914 5 0 5
1915 6 0 6
1916 14 0 14
1917 10 0 10
1918 7 0 7
1919 9 0 9
1920 7 0 7
1921 10 0 10
1922 9 0 9
1923 10 0 10
1924 7 0 7
1925 15 0 15
1926 9 0 9
1927 5 0 5
1928 7 0 7
1929 14 0 14
1930 10 0 10
1931 8 0 8
1932 6 0 6
1933 15 0 15
1934 6 0 6
1935 8 0 8
1936 7 0 7
1937 11 0 11
1938 12 0 12
1939 14 0 14
1940 11 0 11
1941 6 0 6
1942 13 0 13
1943 20 0 20
1944 20 0 20
1945 18 0 18
1946 19 0 19
1947 25 0 25
1948 37 0 37
1949 47 0 47
1950 39 0 39
1951 38 0 38
1952 54 0 54
1953 78 0 78
1954 79 0 79
1955 95 0 95
1956 107 0 107
1957 88 0 88
1958 107 0 107
1959 109 0 109
1960 143 0 143
1961 134 0 134
1962 231 0 231
1963 212 0 212
1964 223 0 223
1965 209 0 209
1966 259 0 259
1967 267 0 267
1968 362 0 362
1969 402 6 396
1970 503 0 503
1971 583 5 578
1972 656 0 656
1973 746 7 739
1974 677 7 670
1975 803 6 797
1976 883 8 875
1977 939 7 932
1978 962 17 945
1979 1,147 7 1,140
1980 1,415 10 1,405
1981 1,726 15 1,711
1982 1,854 18 1,836
1983 1,948 23 1,925
1984 2,112 16 2,096
1985 2,408 15 2,393
1986 2,437 20 2,417
1987 2,500 22 2,478
1988 2,685 13 2,672
1989 2,975 12 2,963
1990 3,254 8 3,246
1991 3,126 7 3,119
1992 2,895 0 2,895
1993 2,730 11 2,719
1994 2,624 13 2,611
1995 2,453 8 2,445
1996 2,569 6 2,563
1997 2,558 10 2,548
1998 2,591 0 2,591
1999 2,526 7 2,519
2000 2,468 0 2,468
2001 2,312 7 2,305
2002 2,267 5 2,262
2003 2,192 0 2,192
2004 2,188 12 2,176
2005 2,251 10 2,241
2006 2,303 0 2,303
2007 2,153 6 2,147
2008 1,962 5 1,957
2009 1,834 0 1,834
2010 1,646 0 1,646
2011 1,493 0 1,493
2012 1,401 0 1,401
2013 1,244 0 1,244
2014 1,179 0 1,179
2015 1,145 0 1,145

Fun Facts about the name Johnathan

  • How many people with the first name Johnathan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 91,027 babies born with the first name Johnathan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Johnathan to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 90,945 (as of August 26, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Johnathan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Johnathan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Johnathan is Friday, December 29th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Johnathan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Johnathan was in 1990 with a total of 3,246 babies. That's a lot of babies named Johnathan!
  • Random Johnathan Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Johnathan ranks 98th in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 30 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Johnathan: Your name in reverse order is Nahtanhoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nhajnhtoa. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Johnathan as a first name

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Popularity of Johnathan as a last name

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Common last names for Johnathan

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Wilson
  • Taylor
  • Harris
  • Nelson

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Johnathan

The name "Johnathan" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "God has Given". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name, an uncommon variant spelling of Jonathan, confusing that name with John.

Notable Persons With the Name Johnathan

Johnathan Thurston

Johnathan Thurston is a rugby player.

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Johnathan Gray

Johnathan Gray is a football player. Johnathan was born on April 22nd, 1993 in Aledo, Texas.

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Johnathan

Johnathan is a soccer player for the Central Sport Club, Goiás Esporte Clube, AC Arles-Avignon, Goianésia Esporte Clube, Clube Recreativo e Atlético Catalano, Daegu FC, and Sport Club do Recife. Johnathan was born on March 29th, 1990 in Fernandópolis. Johnathan is also known as Johnathan.

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Johnathan Hankins

Johnathan Hankins is a football player for the New York Giants. He has been prominent since 2013. Johnathan was born on March 29th, 1992 in Dearborn Heights, Michigan.

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Johnathan Joseph

Johnathan Joseph is a football player. His ongoing career started in 2006. Johnathan was born on April 16th, 1984 in Rock Hill, South Carolina.

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Johnathan Franklin

Johnathan Franklin is a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 2013 to 2013. Johnathan was born on October 23rd, 1989 in Los Angeles.

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  • Johnathan Rice
    (musician)
  • Johnathan Marray
    (important individual)
  • Johnathan Knight Cabral
    (important human)
  • Johnathan Loyd
    (influential human)
  • Johnathan Taylor
    (football player)
  • Johnathan Lane
    (famed person)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Johnathan

Johnathan

Johnathan is a soccer player for the Central Sport Club, Goiás Esporte Clube, AC Arles-Avignon, Goianésia Esporte Clube, Clube Recreativo e Atlético Catalano, Daegu FC, and Sport Club do Recife. Johnathan was born on March 29th, 1990 in Fernandópolis. Johnathan is also known as Johnathan.

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What does the name Johnathan mean?

Jis for jubilant, the upbeat you!

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

His for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Tis for treat, that you always are.

His for hug, give one today!

Ais for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

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