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Raymond

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 165 0 165 #87 boy name
1881 195 0 195 #74 boy name
1882 230 0 230 #78 boy name
1883 233 0 233 #68 boy name
1884 299 0 299 #62 boy name
1885 308 0 308 #58 boy name
1886 353 0 353 #52 boy name
1887 372 0 372 #47 boy name
1888 469 0 469 #45 boy name
1889 511 0 511 #37 boy name
1890 546 0 546 #36 boy name
1891 575 0 575 #30 boy name
1892 681 0 681 #31 boy name
1893 703 0 703 #29 boy name
1894 767 0 767 #27 boy name
1895 806 0 806 #26 boy name
1896 865 6 859 #24 boy name
1897 842 5 837 #22 boy name
1898 935 6 929 #23 boy name
1899 869 0 869 #22 boy name
1900 1,150 0 1,150 #23 boy name
1901 888 0 888 #22 boy name
1902 1,075 10 1,065 #21 boy name
1903 1,051 0 1,051 #21 boy name
1904 1,093 0 1,093 #22 boy name
1905 1,165 6 1,159 #21 boy name
1906 1,133 0 1,133 #21 boy name
1907 1,298 8 1,290 #21 boy name
1908 1,389 8 1,381 #20 boy name
1909 1,447 6 1,441 #20 boy name
1910 1,747 10 1,737 #19 boy name
1911 2,096 8 2,088 #19 boy name
1912 4,382 8 4,374 #18 boy name
1913 5,328 17 5,311 #18 boy name
1914 6,846 26 6,820 #16 boy name
1915 9,013 31 8,982 #16 boy name
1916 9,607 42 9,565 #16 boy name
1917 10,007 50 9,957 #16 boy name
1918 11,650 47 11,603 #15 boy name
1919 11,420 36 11,384 #14 boy name
1920 12,233 40 12,193 #15 boy name
1921 12,689 47 12,642 #16 boy name
1922 12,186 52 12,134 #16 boy name
1923 12,516 54 12,462 #15 boy name
1924 12,928 57 12,871 #15 boy name
1925 12,501 56 12,445 #15 boy name
1926 12,881 73 12,808 #15 boy name
1927 12,894 92 12,802 #15 boy name
1928 12,054 104 11,950 #16 boy name
1929 11,975 76 11,899 #15 boy name
1930 11,770 59 11,711 #16 boy name
1931 10,927 71 10,856 #17 boy name
1932 10,398 53 10,345 #19 boy name
1933 9,567 53 9,514 #19 boy name
1934 9,623 40 9,583 #19 boy name
1935 9,607 47 9,560 #17 boy name
1936 9,490 38 9,452 #17 boy name
1937 9,613 38 9,575 #19 boy name
1938 9,762 33 9,729 #20 boy name
1939 9,294 48 9,246 #22 boy name
1940 9,595 28 9,567 #22 boy name
1941 9,998 48 9,950 #22 boy name
1942 11,146 38 11,108 #24 boy name
1943 11,430 40 11,390 #22 boy name
1944 10,665 40 10,625 #22 boy name
1945 9,896 40 9,856 #23 boy name
1946 11,319 36 11,283 #25 boy name
1947 12,384 33 12,351 #27 boy name
1948 11,652 38 11,614 #27 boy name
1949 11,341 35 11,306 #30 boy name
1950 11,216 38 11,178 #31 boy name
1951 11,262 38 11,224 #32 boy name
1952 11,258 31 11,227 #33 boy name
1953 11,163 42 11,121 #34 boy name
1954 11,274 34 11,240 #35 boy name
1955 11,022 35 10,987 #36 boy name
1956 11,121 32 11,089 #39 boy name
1957 10,846 39 10,807 #39 boy name
1958 10,246 36 10,210 #43 boy name
1959 9,849 45 9,804 #45 boy name
1960 9,763 46 9,717 #46 boy name
1961 9,657 50 9,607 #48 boy name
1962 9,120 48 9,072 #48 boy name
1963 8,828 40 8,788 #45 boy name
1964 8,636 42 8,594 #44 boy name
1965 8,092 37 8,055 #45 boy name
1966 7,426 40 7,386 #47 boy name
1967 7,110 43 7,067 #48 boy name
1968 6,936 51 6,885 #50 boy name
1969 6,690 45 6,645 #50 boy name
1970 6,849 52 6,797 #49 boy name
1971 6,148 42 6,106 #52 boy name
1972 5,487 41 5,446 #54 boy name
1973 4,879 48 4,831 #60 boy name
1974 4,628 46 4,582 #62 boy name
1975 4,563 33 4,530 #63 boy name
1976 4,259 37 4,222 #65 boy name
1977 4,428 49 4,379 #65 boy name
1978 4,175 40 4,135 #69 boy name
1979 4,376 36 4,340 #70 boy name
1980 4,611 34 4,577 #66 boy name
1981 4,399 32 4,367 #68 boy name
1982 4,328 33 4,295 #70 boy name
1983 4,043 32 4,011 #72 boy name
1984 4,006 32 3,974 #73 boy name
1985 4,117 30 4,087 #74 boy name
1986 4,079 27 4,052 #77 boy name
1987 4,032 38 3,994 #79 boy name
1988 4,054 23 4,031 #84 boy name
1989 4,128 21 4,107 #85 boy name
1990 4,078 17 4,061 #92 boy name
1991 3,880 19 3,861 #97 boy name
1992 3,604 18 3,586
1993 3,336 9 3,327
1994 3,151 13 3,138
1995 2,928 7 2,921
1996 2,814 8 2,806
1997 2,705 8 2,697
1998 2,650 12 2,638
1999 2,646 6 2,640
2000 2,409 9 2,400
2001 2,334 0 2,334
2002 2,180 5 2,175
2003 2,044 0 2,044
2004 2,057 6 2,051
2005 1,965 6 1,959
2006 2,036 0 2,036
2007 1,952 0 1,952
2008 1,770 0 1,770
2009 1,640 0 1,640
2010 1,580 0 1,580
2011 1,522 0 1,522
2012 1,454 0 1,454
2013 1,335 0 1,335
2014 1,397 0 1,397
2015 1,376 0 1,376

Want to know about the popularity of the Raymond baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 772,790 babies born with the name Raymond in the United States. That's more than enough Raymonds to occupy the country of Equatorial Guinea with an estimated population of 740,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 165 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Raymond" was in 1924 with a total of 12,871 babies. (That's a lot of baby Raymonds)

According to the 1923 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Raymond" ranks #10 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 387 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1923. Across the entire United States a total of 12,516 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Raymond

The name "Raymond" is of English origin, and it means "Counsel protection". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Ray Liotta

Ray Liotta is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1978 to present. Ray was born in 1955 as Raymond Allen Liotta in Newark, New Jersey, U.S.

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Ray Romano

Ray Romano is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Ray was born in 1957 as Raymond Albert Romano in Queens, New York, U.S.

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Ray Winstone

Ray Winstone is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1976 to present. Ray was born in 1957 as Raymond Andrew Winstone in Homerton, Hackney, London, England.

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Ray Park

Ray Park is an actor and martial artist with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Ray was born in 1974 as Raymond Michael Park in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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Ray Bolger

Ray Bolger is an actor, singer, and dancer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1922 to 1985. Ray was born in 1904 as Raymond Wallace Bulcao in Dorchester, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Ray Wise

Ray Wise is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1969 to present. Ray was born in 1947 as Raymond Herbert Wise in Akron, Ohio, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Raymond

Raymond Burr
Raymond Carver
Raymond Chandler
Raymond Cruz
Raymond James
Raymond Craig Turner
Raymond Funeral Home
Raymond Recreation Center
Raymond Reddington
Raymond Weil

Alternative Meanings

R is for relax, you know how!

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

M is for melody, the song of life.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Dnomyar". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Noyrmad". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Raymond born Dec 18, 1996

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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 Spain approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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