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Randall

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 8 0 8
1881 9 0 9
1882 14 0 14
1883 12 0 12
1884 11 0 11
1886 7 0 7
1887 9 0 9
1888 6 0 6
1889 13 0 13
1890 6 0 6
1891 7 0 7
1892 6 0 6
1893 11 0 11
1894 11 0 11
1895 8 0 8
1896 10 0 10
1897 13 0 13
1898 12 0 12
1899 5 0 5
1900 17 0 17
1901 8 0 8
1902 16 0 16
1903 14 0 14
1904 18 0 18
1905 6 0 6
1906 10 0 10
1907 22 0 22
1908 32 0 32
1909 14 0 14
1910 21 0 21
1911 33 0 33
1912 57 0 57
1913 97 0 97
1914 111 0 111
1915 156 0 156
1916 156 0 156
1917 157 0 157
1918 185 0 185
1919 167 0 167
1920 171 0 171
1921 175 0 175
1922 166 0 166
1923 193 0 193
1924 193 0 193
1925 204 0 204
1926 230 0 230
1927 219 0 219
1928 197 0 197
1929 210 5 205
1930 240 0 240
1931 209 0 209
1932 219 0 219
1933 233 0 233
1934 277 0 277
1935 288 0 288
1936 277 0 277
1937 355 0 355
1938 411 0 411
1939 507 0 507
1940 530 0 530
1941 633 0 633
1942 765 5 760
1943 1,033 7 1,026
1944 1,253 11 1,242
1945 1,406 12 1,394
1946 2,080 15 2,065
1947 2,811 25 2,786
1948 3,202 22 3,180 #98 boy name
1949 4,187 25 4,162 #79 boy name
1950 4,881 35 4,846 #70 boy name
1951 5,550 20 5,530 #66 boy name
1952 5,920 20 5,900 #62 boy name
1953 5,979 15 5,964 #64 boy name
1954 6,551 18 6,533 #55 boy name
1955 6,705 25 6,680 #53 boy name
1956 6,916 17 6,899 #54 boy name
1957 6,703 25 6,678 #59 boy name
1958 6,334 27 6,307 #63 boy name
1959 7,082 18 7,064 #59 boy name
1960 7,192 27 7,165 #59 boy name
1961 6,612 25 6,587 #63 boy name
1962 6,250 18 6,232 #65 boy name
1963 5,997 25 5,972 #66 boy name
1964 5,528 16 5,512 #66 boy name
1965 4,771 13 4,758 #73 boy name
1966 4,463 14 4,449 #70 boy name
1967 4,091 21 4,070 #72 boy name
1968 3,773 20 3,753 #79 boy name
1969 3,591 23 3,568 #85 boy name
1970 3,292 22 3,270 #100 boy name
1971 3,116 16 3,100
1972 2,378 21 2,357
1973 2,178 7 2,171
1974 2,126 10 2,116
1975 2,142 14 2,128
1976 1,999 15 1,984
1977 1,935 13 1,922
1978 1,988 15 1,973
1979 2,031 16 2,015
1980 2,042 17 2,025
1981 2,028 18 2,010
1982 2,135 21 2,114
1983 2,083 19 2,064
1984 1,859 15 1,844
1985 1,938 29 1,909
1986 1,980 93 1,887
1987 1,907 74 1,833
1988 1,831 38 1,793
1989 1,873 25 1,848
1990 1,626 24 1,602
1991 1,488 7 1,481
1992 1,247 16 1,231
1993 1,196 9 1,187
1994 1,074 11 1,063
1995 905 7 898
1996 831 6 825
1997 763 0 763
1998 656 5 651
1999 626 7 619
2000 543 0 543
2001 508 0 508
2002 448 5 443
2003 449 6 443
2004 404 5 399
2005 374 0 374
2006 380 0 380
2007 333 0 333
2008 336 0 336
2009 308 0 308
2010 251 0 251
2011 248 0 248
2012 245 0 245
2013 260 0 260
2014 235 0 235
2015 193 0 193

Fun Facts about the name Randall

  • How many people with the first name Randall have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 198,026 babies born with the first name Randall in the United States. That's more than enough people named Randall to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Randall? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Randall first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Randall is Friday, February 14th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Randall born? The highest recorded use of the first name Randall was in 1960 with a total of 7,165 babies. That's a lot of babies named Randall!
  • Random Randall Factoid: According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Randall ranks 71st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Iowa. Imagine that, 69 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1968.
  • Weird things about the name Randall: Your name in reverse order is Lladnar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nrladla. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Randall? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 54,764 people with the last name Randall.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Randall? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 19 of them will have Randall as their last name.
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Common last names for Randall

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Miller
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Thompson
  • Wilson
  • Martin
  • Moore
  • Thomas
  • White
  • Clark
  • Hill
  • Taylor
  • Walker
  • Harris
  • Jackson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Randall U.S.
  White 74.65% 64.26%
  African American 19.07% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.16% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.17% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.30% 16.26%

Of Last Name Randall

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Randall

The name "Randall" is of English origin, and it means "Shield wolf". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Middle English variant of Randolph, preserved as a surname and revived in the twentieth century.

  1. A male given name
  2. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons With the Name Randall

Randall Flagg

Randall Flagg is a fictional character. Randall is also known as Walter Padick, Walter o'Dim, Marten Broadcloak, Russell Faraday, Richard Fannin, Richard Freemantle, Rudin Filaro, The Covenant Man, Richard Fry, Robert Franq, Ramsey Forrest, and Nyarlathotep.

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Randall Park

Randall Park is an actor, comedian, director, and writer. He has been prominent since 2003. Randall was born on March 23rd, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Randy Newman

Randy Newman is a soft rock, roots rock, comedy rock, and film score musician. His ongoing career started in 1961. Randy was given the name Randall Stuart Newman on November 28th, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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James Randi

James Randi is a magician, illusionist, writer, and skeptic. James was given the name Randall James Hamilton Zwinge on August 7th, 1928 in Toronto.

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Hank Williams Jr.

Hank Williams Jr. is a country music, outlaw country, southern rock, country rock, blues rock, and blues musician. He plays Guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, harmonica, saxophone, drums, piano, Double bass, Steel guitar, Banjo, Fiddle, and Dobro. He has been prominent since 1957. Hank was given the name Randall Hank Williams on May 26th, 1949 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States.

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Randy Jackson

Randy Jackson is a rock music, pop music, contemporary r&b, jazz, and jazz fusion musician. His ongoing career started in 1983. Randy was given the name Randall Darius Jackson on June 23rd, 1956 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Randall

Ethan Embry

Ethan Embry is an actor. He was most active from 1991 to present. Ethan was given the name Ethan Philan Randall on June 13th, 1978 in , U.S.

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Tony Randall

Tony Randall was an actor. He was most prominent from 1940 to 2004. Tony was given the name Arthur Leonard Rosenberg on February 26th, 1920 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S. He died on May 17th, 2004.

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Lisa Randall

Lisa Randall is a scientist in the field of physics. Lisa was born on June 18th, 1962 in Queens.

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Connor Randall

Connor Randall is a soccer player for the Liverpool F.C., Shrewsbury Town F.C., and England national under-17 football team. Connor was born on October 21st, 1995 in Liverpool.

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Suze Randall

Suze Randall is an artist. Suze was given the name Susan E Randall on May 18th, 1946 in Worcester, England.

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Sue Randall

Sue Randall was a famed individual. She was most active from 1955 to 1967. Sue was given the name Marion Burnside Randall on October 8th, 1935 in Philadelphia. She left this life on October 26th, 1984.

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  • Holly Randall
    (artist)
  • Elliott Randall
    (guitarist)
  • Damarious Randall
    (football player)
  • Mark Randall
    (soccer player)
  • Jon Randall
    (singer-songwriter)
  • Sir John Turton Randall
    (important somebody)
  • Peter Wolfe
    (musician)
  • Kikkan Randall
    (skier)
  • James Randall
    (leading person)
  • Derek Randall
    (cricketer)
  • Aaron Embry
    (musician)
  • Theo Randall
    (famed human)
  • Don Randall
    (member of parliament)
  • Alexander Randall
    (office holder)

What does the name Randall mean?

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Ais for authentic, be real

Nis for natural, the genuine side of you.

Dis for delight, a surprise from within.

Ais for admirers, and all that you have!

Lis for listen, one of your best traits.

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

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