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Kaleb

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 6 0 6
1971 5 0 5
1972 10 0 10
1973 13 0 13
1974 23 0 23
1975 35 0 35
1976 48 0 48
1977 80 0 80
1978 69 0 69
1979 99 0 99
1980 119 0 119
1981 126 0 126
1982 158 0 158
1983 175 5 170
1984 143 0 143
1985 198 0 198
1986 212 0 212
1987 334 0 334
1988 406 0 406
1989 669 0 669
1990 843 8 835
1991 1,028 5 1,023
1992 1,022 0 1,022
1993 1,231 7 1,224
1994 1,341 12 1,329
1995 1,435 0 1,435
1996 1,727 10 1,717
1997 1,801 8 1,793
1998 2,206 12 2,194
1999 2,339 7 2,332
2000 2,752 7 2,745
2001 3,348 15 3,333
2002 3,452 7 3,445
2003 3,410 9 3,401
2004 3,445 24 3,421
2005 3,389 0 3,389
2006 3,708 10 3,698
2007 3,822 10 3,812
2008 3,713 7 3,706
2009 3,788 10 3,778
2010 3,426 6 3,420
2011 3,330 0 3,330
2012 2,993 7 2,986
2013 2,857 0 2,857
2014 2,749 6 2,743
2015 2,510 0 2,510

Want to know about the popularity of the Kaleb baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 70,593 babies born with the name Kaleb in the United States. That's more than enough Kalebs to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kaleb" was in 2007 with a total of 3,812 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kalebs)

According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kaleb" ranks #85 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Missouri. Imagine that, 111 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of 3,822 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Kaleb popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Kaleb

The name "Kaleb" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Dog". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Kaleb Simmonds

Kaleb was born in 1983.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Kaleb

Kaleb Brown
Kaleb Cowart
Kaleb Friend
Kaleb Horton
Kaleb Johnson
Kaleb Redden
Kaleb Eulls
Kaleb Fernandez Lacrosse
Kaleb Tarczewski

Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

B is for beloved, as you are to many.

Your name in reverse order is "Belak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kleba". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kaleb born Jul 1, 1969

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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 Southern England approximately on 1650. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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