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Trent

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 6 0 6
1918 7 0 7
1920 5 0 5
1921 8 0 8
1922 12 0 12
1923 8 0 8
1924 8 0 8
1925 10 0 10
1926 8 0 8
1927 6 0 6
1928 14 0 14
1929 10 0 10
1930 7 0 7
1931 6 0 6
1932 8 0 8
1933 7 0 7
1934 9 0 9
1935 14 0 14
1936 11 0 11
1937 16 0 16
1938 21 0 21
1939 12 0 12
1940 20 0 20
1941 25 0 25
1942 24 0 24
1943 28 0 28
1944 26 0 26
1945 21 0 21
1946 34 0 34
1947 45 0 45
1948 38 0 38
1949 42 0 42
1950 45 0 45
1951 46 0 46
1952 61 0 61
1953 89 0 89
1954 98 0 98
1955 137 0 137
1956 131 0 131
1957 168 0 168
1958 177 0 177
1959 228 0 228
1960 261 0 261
1961 331 0 331
1962 371 0 371
1963 488 0 488
1964 543 0 543
1965 565 7 558
1966 595 0 595
1967 631 0 631
1968 667 7 660
1969 713 9 704
1970 871 6 865
1971 837 0 837
1972 711 0 711
1973 604 5 599
1974 634 0 634
1975 669 0 669
1976 570 0 570
1977 577 5 572
1978 553 6 547
1979 637 6 631
1980 578 0 578
1981 573 5 568
1982 589 5 584
1983 528 5 523
1984 596 0 596
1985 709 9 700
1986 656 0 656
1987 713 7 706
1988 928 0 928
1989 1,084 5 1,079
1990 1,072 0 1,072
1991 960 0 960
1992 1,099 0 1,099
1993 1,045 5 1,040
1994 1,060 0 1,060
1995 1,117 0 1,117
1996 1,174 0 1,174
1997 1,228 0 1,228
1998 1,375 0 1,375
1999 1,372 5 1,367
2000 1,469 0 1,469
2001 1,719 0 1,719
2002 1,453 0 1,453
2003 1,379 0 1,379
2004 1,285 5 1,280
2005 1,224 0 1,224
2006 1,209 0 1,209
2007 1,181 0 1,181
2008 1,069 0 1,069
2009 1,074 0 1,074
2010 896 0 896
2011 797 0 797
2012 788 0 788
2013 653 0 653
2014 563 0 563
2015 508 0 508

Fun Facts about the name Trent

  • How many people with the first name Trent have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 49,247 babies born with the first name Trent in the United States. That's more than enough people named Trent to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Trent? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Trent first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Trent is Wednesday, August 22nd, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Trent born? The highest recorded use of the first name Trent was in 2001 with a total of 1,719 babies. That's a lot of babies named Trent!
  • Random Trent Factoid: According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Trent ranks 94th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Iowa. Imagine that, 41 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 1980.
  • Weird things about the name Trent: Your name in reverse order is Tnert. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ntret. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Trent? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 19,630 people with the last name Trent.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Trent? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 7 of them will have Trent as their last name.

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Popularity of Trent as a first name

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Popularity of Trent as a last name

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Common last names for Trent

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  • Wilson
  • Jones
  • Williams

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Trent U.S.
  White 79.67% 64.26%
  African American 15.34% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.50% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.47% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.08% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Trent

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Trent

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

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A city in northern Italy (northwest of Venice) on the River Adige; the site of the Council of Trent
  2. A river in central England that flows generally northeastward to join with the Ouse River and form the Humber
Wiktionary
  1. (less common form) Trento, the city in Italy.
  2. A river that rises in Staffordshire and flows to join the Ouse and form the Humber estuary.
  3. An English and Scottish topographic surname for someone who lived near any of the rivers of that name.
  4. A male given name derived from the surname.

Notable Persons With the Name Trent

Trent Reznor

Trent Reznor is an industrial rock, industrial metal, alternative rock, post-industrial music, and synthpop musician. He plays Guitar, Bass guitar, Keyboard instrument, Piano, Drum kit, Percussion instrument, Gibson Les Paul Custom, and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 1982. Trent was given the name Michael Trent Reznor on May 17th, 1965 in New Castle, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Trent Garrett

Trent Garrett is an actor. He was most prominent from 2009 to 2009. Trent was born Trent Garrett on March 2nd, 1984 in Hampton, Virginia.

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Trent Sainsbury

Trent Sainsbury is a soccer player for the Jiangsu Suning F.C., Armadale SC, Football West National Training Centre, PEC Zwolle, Australia national under-17 soccer team, Australia national under-20 soccer team, and Australia national soccer team. Trent was born on January 5th, 1992 in Perth.

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Trent Baalke

Trent Baalke is an athlete. Trent was born on February 14th, 1964.

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Trent Dilfer

Trent Dilfer is a football player. Trent was born on March 13th, 1972 in Santa Cruz, California.

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Trent Richardson

Trent Richardson is a football player. Trent was born on July 10th, 1990 in Pensacola, Florida. Trent is also known as Richardson and Trenton Jamond.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Trent

Jackie Trent

Jackie Trent was a popular music and theatre musician. She plays Human voice. She was most prominent from 1962 to 2015. Jackie was given the name Yvonne Burgess on September 6th, 1940 in Newcastle-under-Lyme, England. Jackie is also known as Yvonne Ann Gregory. She died on March 21st, 2015.

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Gary Trent

Gary Trent is a basketball player for the Panellinios, Lottomatica Roma, Portland Trail Blazers, Toronto Raptors, Dallas Mavericks, and Minnesota Timberwolves. His career lasted from 1995 to 2007. Gary was born on September 22nd, 1974 in Columbus, Ohio.

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Buck Trent

Buck Trent is a country music musician. He plays Banjo, dobro, steel guitar, mandolin, electric bass, and guitar. He was most prominent from 1948 to present. Buck was given the name Charles Wilburn Trent .

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Michael Trent

Michael Trent is a folk music and country rock musician. Michael was born in Denver.

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Buzzy Trent

Buzzy Trent was an important somebody. Buzzy was born on May 13th, 1929 in San Diego. He died on September 26th, 2006.

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Lawrence Trent

Lawrence Trent is an influential human. He holds the title International Master (IM) and FIDE titles. Lawrence was given the name Lawrence Adam Trent on April 28th, 1986 in London.

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  • Leonard Henry Trent
    (military person)
  • Djuan Trent
    (famous somebody)
  • Morgan Trent
    (football player)
  • Saint Vigilius of Trent
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  • Rick Trent
    (famous individual)
  • Derek Trent
    (famed person)
  • Newbury Abbot Trent
    (leading somebody)
  • William Edward Trent
    (influential person)
  • Aaron Trent
    (notable somebody)

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What does the name Trent mean?

Tis for tough, for you are not easily broken

Ris for rock star, let it out!

Eis for eager, let's get started!

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Tis for talent, hidden or not.

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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.

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