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First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
520
in the U.S.
in 2010

Nazareth

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1920 6 0 6
1925 5 0 5
1927 5 0 5
1929 5 0 5
1931 7 0 7
1964 5 0 5
1976 11 0 11
1977 5 0 5
1978 9 0 9
1979 9 0 9
1980 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1982 9 0 9
1983 5 0 5
1984 9 0 9
1986 8 0 8
1987 12 5 7
1988 9 0 9
1989 16 8 8
1990 17 8 9
1991 17 9 8
1992 14 7 7
1993 19 11 8
1994 18 8 10
1995 20 8 12
1996 26 10 16
1997 21 9 12
1998 32 17 15
1999 33 20 13
2000 41 13 28
2001 47 14 33
2002 38 14 24
2003 43 24 19
2004 52 19 33
2005 60 23 37
2006 46 11 35
2007 61 29 32
2008 52 23 29
2009 61 16 45
2010 48 25 23
2011 49 24 25
2012 60 27 33
2013 64 28 36
2014 73 38 35
2015 74 36 38

Fun Facts about the name Nazareth

  • How many people with the first name Nazareth have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,231 babies born with the first name Nazareth in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nazareth 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 Nazareth? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nazareth first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nazareth is Wednesday, April 22nd, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Nazareth born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nazareth was in 2009 with a total of 45 babies.
  • Random Nazareth Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nazareth is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Nazareth: Your name in reverse order is Hterazan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Haanerzt. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nazareth? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 520 people with the last name Nazareth.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nazareth? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nazareth as their last name since less than 1 person in 556k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Nazareth as a first name

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Popularity of Nazareth as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nazareth U.S.
  White 26.35% 64.26%
  African American 10.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 52.88% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.12% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nazareth

People with the last name Nazareth are most frequently White, African American, or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A historic town in northern Israel that is mentioned in the Gospels as the home of Joseph and Mary
  1. An ancient town in the Middle East, today in the state of Israel.

Nazareth was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Other Inspirations for the Name Nazareth

Nazareth Area High School
Nazareth School District
Nazareth Band
Nazareth Love Hurts
Nazareth Speedway
Nazareth College
Nazareth Hospital
Nazareth Ford
Nazareth Pool
Nazareth Pa

What does the name Nazareth mean?

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Ais for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

Zis for zeal, your zest for life.

Ais for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Ris for rational, the way you think.

Eis for endear, all those you touch.

Tis for treasure, of your friendship.

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

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