Lige

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
399
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lige

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     Irish
33%
     Polish
33%
     Czech
17%
     Hebrew
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
verb Lig"e
To lie; to tell lies.
Wiktionary

lige was also found in the following language(s): Danish, French, Irish, Old French, Old Irish, and Turkish

Notable Persons Named Lige

Lige was born in 1942. He died in 1975.

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His most notable accomplishments were from 1915 to 1935. Lige was given the name Elijah Crommie on December 5th, 1897 in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. He left this life on December 11th, 1937.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 15 0 15
1881 25 0 25
1882 22 0 22
1883 21 0 21
1884 13 0 13
1885 16 0 16
1886 13 0 13
1887 9 0 9
1888 24 0 24
1889 17 0 17
1890 19 0 19
1891 18 0 18
1892 16 0 16
1893 16 0 16
1894 15 0 15
1895 18 0 18
1896 20 0 20
1897 12 0 12
1898 16 0 16
1899 9 0 9
1900 25 0 25
1901 9 0 9
1902 9 0 9
1903 8 0 8
1904 15 0 15
1905 7 0 7
1906 12 0 12
1907 13 0 13
1908 15 0 15
1909 13 0 13
1910 12 0 12
1911 12 0 12
1912 23 0 23
1913 20 0 20
1914 21 0 21
1915 30 0 30
1916 21 0 21
1917 20 0 20
1918 30 0 30
1919 26 0 26
1920 24 0 24
1921 17 0 17
1922 27 0 27
1923 22 0 22
1924 19 0 19
1925 16 0 16
1926 13 0 13
1927 25 0 25
1928 13 0 13
1929 12 0 12
1930 12 0 12
1931 14 0 14
1932 15 0 15
1933 12 0 12
1934 14 0 14
1935 9 0 9
1936 12 0 12
1937 17 0 17
1938 6 0 6
1939 19 0 19
1940 9 0 9
1941 6 0 6
1942 8 0 8
1943 6 0 6
1944 11 0 11
1945 9 0 9
1946 8 0 8
1947 15 0 15
1948 21 0 21
1949 14 0 14
1950 12 0 12
1951 8 0 8
1952 13 0 13
1953 10 0 10
1954 7 0 7
1955 5 0 5
1956 7 0 7
1957 5 0 5
1958 6 0 6
1959 9 0 9
1960 7 0 7
1962 7 0 7
1963 9 0 9
1964 6 0 6
1965 6 0 6
1969 5 0 5
1971 10 0 10
1974 6 0 6
1975 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1982 5 0 5
1983 5 0 5
1986 6 0 6
2002 5 0 5
2004 5 0 5
2006 6 0 6
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Lige

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Lige as a last name

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Common last names for Lige

  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Jackson
  • Walker
  • Davis
  • Martin
  • Lee

Common first names for Lige

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lige U.S.
  White 19.55% 64.26%
  African American 73.93% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.76% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.51% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lige

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

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Fun Facts about the name Lige

  • How Popular is the name Lige? Lige is the 9,039th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lige was the 52,037th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lige have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,280 babies born with the first name Lige in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lige to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lige? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 15 new born babies.
  • When was Lige first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lige is Monday, April 7th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Lige born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lige was in 1915 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Random Lige Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lige is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Lige: Your name in reverse order is Egil. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iegl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lige? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 399 people with the last name Lige.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lige? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lige as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.