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886
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Othel

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Alt. Meaning

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

T is for treat, that you always are.

H is for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

L is for lucky, who is more?

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1906 7 0 7
1909 11 0 11
1911 8 0 8
1912 8 0 8
1913 19 7 12
1914 27 10 17
1915 34 6 28
1916 37 18 19
1917 41 7 34
1918 43 13 30
1919 34 6 28
1920 24 5 19
1921 45 6 39
1922 24 5 19
1923 28 11 17
1924 36 9 27
1925 29 6 23
1926 22 0 22
1927 34 8 26
1928 30 5 25
1929 26 5 21
1930 13 0 13
1931 22 6 16
1932 17 5 12
1933 23 5 18
1934 16 0 16
1935 17 0 17
1936 6 6 0
1937 12 0 12
1938 9 0 9
1939 13 0 13
1940 19 5 14
1941 12 0 12
1942 6 0 6
1943 8 0 8
1944 10 0 10
1945 10 0 10
1946 6 0 6
1947 12 0 12
1948 8 0 8
1949 10 0 10
1950 5 0 5
1951 8 0 8
1953 6 0 6
1954 9 0 9
1957 5 0 5
1959 6 0 6
1960 5 0 5
1961 6 0 6
1963 7 0 7
1964 6 0 6
1968 7 0 7

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Popularity of Othel as a first name

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Common last names for Othel

  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Johnson
  • Jackson
  • Miller
  • Clark

Fun Facts about the name Othel

  • How Popular is the name Othel? Othel is the 11,394th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Othel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 886 babies born with the first name Othel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Othel to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Othel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Othel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Othel is Friday, October 19th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Othel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Othel was in 1921 with a total of 39 babies.
  • Random Othel Factoid: According to the 1934 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Othel is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1934.
  • Weird things about the name Othel: Your name in reverse order is Lehto. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Helot. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Othel born Dec 11, 1953

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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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).