Lexington

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lexington

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  1. The first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)
  2. A city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses
  3. Town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought
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  1. Any number of places in the USA, see Wikipedia:Lexington
  2. The battle of Lexington, one of the first battles in the American Revolutionary War, see Wikipedia:Battles of Lexington and Concord

Notable Persons Named Lexington

Lexington was born on June 22nd, 1979.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lexington

He breathed his last breath on August 8th, 1258.

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Stephen was born in 1198. He breathed his last breath in 1258.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 5 0 5
1988 9 0 9
1989 15 7 8
1990 6 0 6
1991 5 5 0
1992 18 8 10
1993 18 10 8
1994 16 7 9
1995 20 11 9
1996 25 19 6
1997 32 21 11
1998 32 20 12
1999 27 18 9
2000 35 24 11
2001 36 23 13
2002 50 38 12
2003 40 24 16
2004 45 30 15
2005 39 19 20
2006 47 30 17
2007 37 19 18
2008 48 21 27
2009 77 39 38
2010 77 49 28
2011 75 52 23
2012 77 49 28
2013 106 76 30
2014 127 83 44
2015 117 81 36
2016 123 77 46
2017 113 73 40

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Popularity of Lexington as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Lexington

  • How Popular is the name Lexington? Lexington is the 8,143rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lexington have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,497 babies born with the first name Lexington in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lexington 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 Lexington? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Lexington first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lexington is Wednesday, March 18th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Lexington born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lexington was in 2014 with a total of 83 babies.
  • Random Lexington Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lexington is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Lexington: Your name in reverse order is Notgnixel. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nngxtoeli. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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