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Monty

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1900 5 0 5
1912 8 0 8
1913 8 0 8
1914 8 0 8
1915 6 0 6
1916 16 0 16
1917 7 0 7
1918 22 5 17
1919 11 0 11
1920 17 5 12
1921 16 0 16
1922 13 0 13
1923 13 0 13
1924 15 0 15
1925 16 0 16
1926 12 0 12
1927 24 0 24
1928 25 0 25
1929 32 0 32
1930 37 0 37
1931 52 0 52
1932 52 6 46
1933 48 0 48
1934 73 6 67
1935 61 8 53
1936 79 0 79
1937 94 0 94
1938 106 6 100
1939 144 5 139
1940 133 12 121
1941 145 9 136
1942 135 9 126
1943 196 5 191
1944 157 10 147
1945 148 6 142
1946 192 0 192
1947 225 7 218
1948 222 6 216
1949 347 14 333
1950 349 7 342
1951 334 15 319
1952 332 0 332
1953 305 9 296
1954 365 9 356
1955 359 5 354
1956 392 9 383
1957 475 10 465
1958 472 0 472
1959 496 0 496
1960 487 6 481
1961 552 12 540
1962 497 8 489
1963 473 15 458
1964 460 9 451
1965 419 0 419
1966 413 0 413
1967 332 7 325
1968 309 7 302
1969 301 5 296
1970 336 6 330
1971 300 0 300
1972 274 9 265
1973 222 0 222
1974 187 0 187
1975 182 0 182
1976 156 0 156
1977 139 0 139
1978 129 0 129
1979 127 7 120
1980 117 0 117
1981 101 0 101
1982 94 0 94
1983 85 0 85
1984 78 0 78
1985 79 0 79
1986 67 0 67
1987 53 0 53
1988 73 0 73
1989 66 0 66
1990 61 0 61
1991 61 0 61
1992 58 0 58
1993 55 0 55
1994 47 0 47
1995 50 0 50
1996 46 0 46
1997 43 0 43
1998 34 0 34
1999 37 0 37
2000 33 0 33
2001 27 0 27
2002 29 0 29
2003 34 0 34
2004 21 0 21
2005 34 0 34
2006 38 0 38
2007 41 0 41
2008 37 0 37
2009 56 0 56
2010 40 0 40
2011 23 0 23
2012 32 0 32
2013 32 0 32
2014 43 0 43
2015 48 0 48

Fun Facts about the name Monty

  • How many people with the first name Monty have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,967 babies born with the first name Monty in the United States. That's more than enough people named Monty to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Monty? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1900 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Monty first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Monty is Sunday, March 5th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Monty born? The highest recorded use of the first name Monty was in 1961 with a total of 540 babies.
  • Random Monty Factoid: According to the 1954 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Monty is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1954.
  • Weird things about the name Monty: Your name in reverse order is Ytnom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tyonm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Monty? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,614 people with the last name Monty.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Monty? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Monty as their last name since less than 1 person in 182k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Monty as a first name

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Popularity of Monty as a last name

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Common last names for Monty

  • Jones
  • Smith
  • Montgomery
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Thompson
  • Cox
  • Anderson
  • White
  • Robinson

Common first names for Monty

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Monty U.S.
  White 89.10% 64.26%
  African American 2.35% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.80% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.74% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.55% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Monty

People with the last name Monty are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Monty

The name "Monty" is of English origin, and it means "Short form of names beginning with Mont". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A diminutive of the male given names Montgomery and Montague.
  2. Montgomery of Alamein

Monty Hall

Monty Hall is a game show host, actor, producer, and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1953 to present. Monty was born in 1923 as Monte Halparin in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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Monty Woolley

Monty Woolley is an actor and stage director. Monty was born in 1888 as Edgar Montillion Woolley in Manhattan, New York City, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Monty

Monty Brinson
Monty Williams
Monty Oum
Monty Python
Monty Python And The Holy Grail
Monty Python Movies
Monty Python Quotes
Monty Python Spam

What does the name Monty mean?

Mis for musical, your hidden talent!

Ois for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Nis for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

Tis for treat, that you always are.

Yis for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

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