Stormy

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Stormy

"Stormy" is a name of American origin, and it means "Impetuous Nature". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Storm"y
Senses
  1. Characterized by, or proceeding from, a storm; subject to storms; agitated with furious winds; biosterous; tempestous; as, a stormy season; a stormy day or week. "Beyond the stormyHebrides." [Milton.]
  2. Proceeding from violent agitation or fury; as, a stormy sound; stormy shocks.
  3. Violent; passionate; rough; as, stormy passions." Stormy chiefs of a desert but extensive domain." [Sir W. Scott.]
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion ("a stormy day" and "wide and stormy seas")
  2. Characterized by violent emotions or behavior ("a stormy argument" and "a stormy marriage")
Wiktionary

From Middle English stormi, from Old English stormiġ (“stormy”), equivalent to storm +‎ -y. Cognate with Dutch stormig (“stormy”), German stürmig (“stormy”), Swedish stormig (“stormy”).

Notable Persons Named Stormy

Stormy Peters is a vice president of technical evangelism. Stormy was given the name Robyn Peters .

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Stormy was born on January 6th, 1991.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1944 7 7 0
1947 14 9 5
1948 8 0 8
1949 15 10 5
1950 14 9 5
1951 16 9 7
1952 10 10 0
1953 14 14 0
1954 25 19 6
1955 24 24 0
1956 19 19 0
1957 36 29 7
1958 23 18 5
1959 27 22 5
1960 30 22 8
1961 29 20 9
1962 28 22 6
1963 41 33 8
1964 56 56 0
1965 42 35 7
1966 33 28 5
1967 24 18 6
1968 36 31 5
1969 57 51 6
1970 59 52 7
1971 84 79 5
1972 65 59 6
1973 86 73 13
1974 100 87 13
1975 104 90 14
1976 107 98 9
1977 110 101 9
1978 112 103 9
1979 138 122 16
1980 121 110 11
1981 107 97 10
1982 81 76 5
1983 93 81 12
1984 122 112 10
1985 141 127 14
1986 105 94 11
1987 138 120 18
1988 130 111 19
1989 159 142 17
1990 174 134 40
1991 269 232 37
1992 288 252 36
1993 237 198 39
1994 273 249 24
1995 236 211 25
1996 241 214 27
1997 215 195 20
1998 179 163 16
1999 197 180 17
2000 199 181 18
2001 187 170 17
2002 156 139 17
2003 167 148 19
2004 148 135 13
2005 112 102 10
2006 147 135 12
2007 120 120 0
2008 119 113 6
2009 140 132 8
2010 127 118 9
2011 118 108 10
2012 123 111 12
2013 117 109 8
2014 110 104 6
2015 132 125 7
2016 134 125 9

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Popularity of Stormy as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Stormy

  • How Popular is the name Stormy? Stormy is the 2,930th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Stormy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,455 babies born with the first name Stormy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Stormy to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Stormy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1944 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Stormy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Stormy is Tuesday, June 9th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Stormy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Stormy was in 1992 with a total of 252 babies.
  • Random Stormy Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Stormy is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Stormy: Your name in reverse order is Ymrots. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yrsmot. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.