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since 1880
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157
in the U.S.
in 2010

Karey

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1937 5 0 5
1941 5 5 0
1943 6 0 6
1944 6 6 0
1945 5 5 0
1946 10 5 5
1947 13 5 8
1948 14 8 6
1949 6 0 6
1950 16 10 6
1951 22 14 8
1952 20 7 13
1953 17 7 10
1954 25 18 7
1955 35 21 14
1956 33 22 11
1957 38 27 11
1958 40 33 7
1959 51 36 15
1960 54 32 22
1961 55 35 20
1962 57 38 19
1963 48 32 16
1964 46 38 8
1965 46 35 11
1966 60 44 16
1967 77 62 15
1968 93 82 11
1969 74 56 18
1970 94 80 14
1971 89 80 9
1972 95 90 5
1973 99 88 11
1974 109 92 17
1975 133 119 14
1976 123 109 14
1977 122 115 7
1978 80 71 9
1979 66 58 8
1980 77 70 7
1981 73 57 16
1982 71 63 8
1983 43 43 0
1984 44 35 9
1985 31 21 10
1986 45 29 16
1987 32 20 12
1988 22 17 5
1989 35 24 11
1990 39 26 13
1991 27 15 12
1992 37 26 11
1993 28 18 10
1994 30 22 8
1995 17 10 7
1996 34 28 6
1997 14 9 5
1998 13 13 0
1999 14 9 5
2000 6 6 0
2001 7 7 0
2002 12 6 6
2003 7 7 0
2004 6 6 0
2005 5 5 0
2008 5 5 0
2009 5 0 5
2015 5 5 0

Fun Facts about the name Karey

  • How many people with the first name Karey have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,771 babies born with the first name Karey in the United States. That's more than enough people named Karey to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Karey? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1937 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Karey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Karey is Saturday, August 11th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Karey born? The highest recorded use of the first name Karey was in 1975 with a total of 119 babies.
  • Random Karey Factoid: According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Karey is not a popular baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1979.
  • Weird things about the name Karey: Your name in reverse order is Yerak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Karye. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Karey? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 157 people with the last name Karey.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Karey? Karey is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Karey U.S.
  White 73.89% 64.26%
  African American 14.01% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Karey

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Karey

Karey Burke
Karey Kirkpatrick
Karey Richard
Karey Weston
Karey Louis
Karey Dornetto
Karey Gelrud
Karey Van Hall
Karey Van Hall Politico

What does the name Karey mean?

Kis for knowledge, an avid learner

Ais for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Eis for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Yis for young, the years never show!

Past life for Karey born Dec 11, 1966

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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 Yukon approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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