Natalie

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343k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Natalie

"Natalie" is a name of French origin, and it means "Born on Christmas Day". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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From the French form of the Late Latin saint's name Natalia, from natalis (dies) "birthday (of Christ), Christmas".

  1. A female given name.

Natalie was also found in the following language(s): Danish, German, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Natalie

Natalie Portman is an actress, producer, and director. She was most active from 1992 to present. Natalie was given the name Neta-Lee Hershlag on June 9th, 1981 in Jerusalem.

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Natalie Dormer is an actor and actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2005. Natalie was born on February 11th, 1982 in Reading, Berkshire, England.

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Natalie Wood was an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1943 to 1981. Natalie was given the name Natalia Nicholevna Zacharenko on July 20th, 1938 in San Francisco, California, U.S. Natalie is also known as Natasha Gurdin and Natalie Wood Wagner. She left this life on November 29th, 1981.

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Natalie Imbruglia is a singer-songwriter, actress, model, and artist. She has had major accomplishments since 1989. Natalie was given the name Natalie Jane Imbruglia on February 4th, 1975 in Sydney.

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Natalie Cole was a singer–songwriter and actress. She was most active from 1956 to 2015. Natalie was given the name Natalie Maria Cole by her parents Nat King Cole and Maria Cole on February 6th, 1950 in Los Angeles, California, US. She left this life on December 31st, 2015.

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Natalie Zea is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 1995. Natalie was born on March 17th, 1975 in Harris County, Texas, U.S.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Natalie

Natalie is a contemporary r&b and hip hop music singing, songwriter, and dance. Her career lasted from 2001 to 2012. Natalie was given the name Natalie Nicole Alvarado on September 2nd, 1979.

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Shahan was born in 1884 in Huseinig, Kharpert Vilayet, Ottoman Empire. He died in 1983.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 5 5 0
1881 12 12 0
1882 15 15 0
1883 9 9 0
1884 11 11 0
1885 17 17 0
1886 16 16 0
1887 16 16 0
1888 26 26 0
1889 25 25 0
1890 34 34 0
1891 23 23 0
1892 36 36 0
1893 34 34 0
1894 43 43 0
1895 39 39 0
1896 35 35 0
1897 31 31 0
1898 40 40 0
1899 38 38 0
1900 67 67 0
1901 28 28 0
1902 39 39 0
1903 53 53 0
1904 53 53 0
1905 67 67 0
1906 80 80 0
1907 65 65 0
1908 86 86 0
1909 120 120 0
1910 136 136 0
1911 190 190 0
1912 222 222 0
1913 258 258 0
1914 395 395 0
1915 429 429 0
1916 428 428 0
1917 490 484 6
1918 465 465 0
1919 520 520 0
1920 548 548 0
1921 729 729 0
1922 683 678 5
1923 701 694 7
1924 712 712 0
1925 708 708 0
1926 669 669 0
1927 665 659 6
1928 694 687 7
1929 634 634 0
1930 628 623 5
1931 599 599 0
1932 580 580 0
1933 517 517 0
1934 530 530 0
1935 457 457 0
1936 445 445 0
1937 391 391 0
1938 402 402 0
1939 410 410 0
1940 394 394 0
1941 368 368 0
1942 468 468 0
1943 468 468 0
1944 381 381 0
1945 365 365 0
1946 389 389 0
1947 434 434 0
1948 450 450 0
1949 413 413 0
1950 390 390 0
1951 414 414 0
1952 403 403 0
1953 374 374 0
1954 402 402 0
1955 404 404 0
1956 612 612 0
1957 1,054 1,054 0
1958 1,283 1,283 0
1959 1,232 1,232 0
1960 1,555 1,550 5
1961 1,625 1,625 0
1962 1,948 1,948 0
1963 1,995 1,995 0
1964 2,134 2,126 8
1965 1,943 1,943 0
1966 2,314 2,309 5
1967 2,038 2,032 6
1968 1,895 1,887 8
1969 2,160 2,152 8
1970 2,380 2,372 8
1971 2,093 2,093 0
1972 2,034 2,026 8
1973 2,068 2,059 9
1974 2,478 2,470 8
1975 2,646 2,639 7
1976 3,522 3,503 19 #80 girl name
1977 4,046 4,040 6 #69 girl name
1978 4,189 4,168 21 #65 girl name
1979 4,455 4,442 13 #68 girl name
1980 4,661 4,645 16 #65 girl name
1981 4,883 4,859 24 #59 girl name
1982 5,983 5,960 23 #51 girl name
1983 5,758 5,726 32 #52 girl name
1984 5,585 5,558 27 #55 girl name
1985 5,561 5,536 25 #58 girl name
1986 5,724 5,703 21 #52 girl name
1987 5,356 5,327 29 #56 girl name
1988 5,500 5,481 19 #63 girl name
1989 5,662 5,629 33 #62 girl name
1990 5,660 5,633 27 #63 girl name
1991 5,567 5,554 13 #64 girl name
1992 5,601 5,583 18 #61 girl name
1993 5,489 5,482 7 #62 girl name
1994 5,850 5,836 14 #56 girl name
1995 6,435 6,424 11 #51 girl name
1996 6,707 6,692 15 #46 girl name
1997 6,549 6,539 10 #48 girl name
1998 7,553 7,546 7 #40 girl name
1999 8,092 8,080 12 #34 girl name
2000 8,101 8,094 7 #34 girl name
2001 8,059 8,048 11 #32 girl name
2002 8,362 8,350 12 #30 girl name
2003 9,162 9,146 16 #23 girl name
2004 9,719 9,687 32 #19 girl name
2005 10,745 10,730 15 #18 girl name
2006 10,963 10,944 19 #17 girl name
2007 10,446 10,434 12 #17 girl name
2008 10,214 10,195 19 #13 girl name
2009 9,412 9,405 7 #16 girl name
2010 8,778 8,771 7 #14 girl name
2011 8,644 8,633 11 #14 girl name
2012 7,889 7,889 0 #17 girl name
2013 7,476 7,468 8 #21 girl name
2014 7,101 7,094 7 #23 girl name
2015 6,498 6,490 8 #27 girl name
2016 6,156 6,156 0 #31 girl name

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Popularity of Natalie as a first name

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Popularity of Natalie as a last name

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Common last names for Natalie

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Natalie U.S.
  White 88.81% 64.26%
  African American 1.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 7.60% 16.26%

Of Last Name Natalie

People with the last name Natalie are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Natalie

  • How Popular is the name Natalie? Natalie is the 201st most popular name of all time. In 2016 Natalie was the 31st most popular name. As a last name Natalie was the 32,900th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Natalie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 342,515 babies born with the first name Natalie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Natalie to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Natalie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Natalie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Natalie is Tuesday, July 6th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Natalie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Natalie was in 2006 with a total of 10,944 babies. That's a lot of babies named Natalie!
  • Random Natalie Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Natalie ranks 59th in popularity as a baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, 392 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Natalie: Your name in reverse order is Eilatan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Inatlea. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Natalie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 697 people with the last name Natalie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Natalie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Natalie as their last name since less than 1 person in 417k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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