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Lennon

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 5 0 5
1918 8 0 8
1919 8 0 8
1920 9 0 9
1921 5 0 5
1922 12 0 12
1924 12 0 12
1925 12 0 12
1926 5 0 5
1927 6 0 6
1928 7 0 7
1929 9 0 9
1930 9 0 9
1932 5 0 5
1933 9 0 9
1935 10 0 10
1936 9 0 9
1937 8 0 8
1938 14 0 14
1940 9 0 9
1941 10 0 10
1942 9 0 9
1943 11 0 11
1944 10 0 10
1945 8 0 8
1946 15 0 15
1947 11 0 11
1948 13 0 13
1949 14 0 14
1950 11 0 11
1951 14 0 14
1952 13 0 13
1953 11 0 11
1954 16 0 16
1955 17 0 17
1956 13 0 13
1957 12 0 12
1958 12 0 12
1959 6 0 6
1960 15 0 15
1961 12 0 12
1962 8 0 8
1963 10 0 10
1964 8 0 8
1965 18 0 18
1966 6 0 6
1967 16 0 16
1968 20 0 20
1969 21 0 21
1970 12 0 12
1971 13 0 13
1972 14 0 14
1973 13 0 13
1974 12 0 12
1975 11 0 11
1976 12 0 12
1977 10 0 10
1978 15 0 15
1979 9 0 9
1980 15 0 15
1981 54 6 48
1982 22 0 22
1983 22 0 22
1984 26 0 26
1985 16 0 16
1986 28 5 23
1987 23 0 23
1988 25 0 25
1989 16 0 16
1990 17 0 17
1991 30 5 25
1992 26 5 21
1993 30 0 30
1994 25 5 20
1995 47 7 40
1996 48 7 41
1997 54 10 44
1998 32 8 24
1999 45 6 39
2000 54 7 47
2001 95 16 79
2002 107 33 74
2003 113 15 98
2004 128 30 98
2005 127 23 104
2006 167 35 132
2007 224 45 179
2008 265 66 199
2009 274 63 211
2010 301 80 221
2011 415 113 302
2012 404 133 271
2013 566 273 293
2014 760 401 359
2015 1,044 604 440

Fun Facts about the name Lennon

  • How many people with the first name Lennon have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,297 babies born with the first name Lennon in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lennon to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lennon? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lennon first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lennon is Wednesday, November 1st, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Lennon born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lennon was in 2015 with a total of 604 babies.
  • Random Lennon Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lennon is not a popular baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Lennon: Your name in reverse order is Nonnel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eonnln. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lennon? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 10,720 people with the last name Lennon.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lennon? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Lennon as their last name.
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lennon U.S.
  White 79.90% 64.26%
  African American 14.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.29% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lennon

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Lennon

The name "Lennon" is of Irish origin, and it means "Dear one". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. English rock star and guitarist and songwriter who with Paul McCartney wrote most of the music for the Beatles (1940-1980)

Anglicized from Irish Ó Leannáin (“descendant of Lover (Leannán)”) and from Ó lonáin (“descendant of Blackbird (Lonán)”).

  1. A surname​, notably of John Lennon (1940–1980), one of the Beatles.
  2. A male given name, modern transferred use of the surname.

Lennon Murphy

Lennon Murphy is a singer-songwriter and record producer specializing in rock, pop, acoustic, and metal music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Lennon was born in 1982 as Lennon Anne Murphy in Ronkonkoma, New York, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Lennon

Lennon And Maisy
Lennon And Maisy Boom Clap
Lennon And Maisy Ho Hey
Lennon And Maisy Songs
Lennon Imagine
Lennon Sisters
Lennon Stella Age
Lennon And Maisy Youtube
Lennon Lacy
Lennon Parham

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lennon

John Lennon

John Lennon is a singer, songwriter, record producer, and artist specializing in rock, pop, and experimental music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1957 to 1975. John was born in 1940 as John Winston Lennon in Liverpool, England.

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Julian Lennon

Julian Lennon is a singer-songwriter, musician, artist, and photographer specializing in rock music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Julian was born in 1963 as John Charles Julian Lennon in Liverpool, England.

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Sean Lennon

Sean Lennon is a musician, composer, and voice actor specializing in rock and roll, experimental rock, folk rock, alternative rock, indie rock music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1991 to present. Sean was born in 1975 as Sean Taro Ono Lennon in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Aaron Lennon

Aaron Lennon is a football biography. Aaron was born in 1987 in Leeds, England.

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Neil Lennon

Neil Lennon is a football biography. Neil was born in 1971 in Lurgan, Northern Ireland.

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Jarrett Lennon

Jarrett was born in 1982.

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What does the name Lennon mean?

Lis for love, your love of life!

Eis for elate, you make others happy.

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Nis for novel, don't get too complicated!

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