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Trevor

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1915 17 0 17
1916 16 0 16
1917 8 0 8
1918 7 0 7
1919 12 0 12
1920 7 0 7
1921 10 0 10
1922 10 0 10
1923 18 0 18
1924 12 0 12
1925 13 0 13
1926 9 0 9
1927 10 0 10
1928 7 0 7
1929 20 0 20
1930 13 0 13
1931 9 0 9
1932 14 0 14
1933 10 0 10
1934 18 0 18
1935 15 0 15
1936 12 0 12
1937 12 0 12
1938 13 0 13
1939 17 0 17
1940 16 0 16
1941 12 0 12
1942 19 0 19
1943 15 0 15
1944 16 0 16
1945 23 0 23
1946 24 0 24
1947 50 0 50
1948 45 0 45
1949 29 0 29
1950 33 0 33
1951 48 5 43
1952 34 0 34
1953 25 0 25
1954 31 0 31
1955 47 0 47
1956 59 0 59
1957 57 0 57
1958 59 0 59
1959 71 0 71
1960 66 0 66
1961 70 6 64
1962 80 0 80
1963 143 0 143
1964 123 5 118
1965 219 7 212
1966 671 8 663
1967 808 6 802
1968 800 15 785
1969 824 12 812
1970 1,001 13 988
1971 1,108 13 1,095
1972 1,107 11 1,096
1973 1,049 19 1,030
1974 1,106 9 1,097
1975 1,273 5 1,268
1976 1,271 14 1,257
1977 1,440 8 1,432
1978 1,418 12 1,406
1979 1,719 19 1,700
1980 1,702 14 1,688
1981 1,773 16 1,757
1982 1,956 13 1,943
1983 2,075 22 2,053
1984 2,367 10 2,357
1985 2,844 23 2,821
1986 2,997 19 2,978 #97 boy name
1987 3,259 26 3,233 #93 boy name
1988 3,706 12 3,694 #87 boy name
1989 4,173 11 4,162 #83 boy name
1990 5,163 23 5,140 #76 boy name
1991 5,551 22 5,529 #69 boy name
1992 6,209 18 6,191 #63 boy name
1993 6,025 17 6,008 #64 boy name
1994 6,373 14 6,359 #58 boy name
1995 6,024 17 6,007 #61 boy name
1996 5,855 13 5,842 #63 boy name
1997 6,015 15 6,000 #62 boy name
1998 6,616 18 6,598 #58 boy name
1999 6,266 12 6,254 #66 boy name
2000 5,762 18 5,744 #75 boy name
2001 5,404 9 5,395 #76 boy name
2002 5,066 6 5,060 #81 boy name
2003 4,392 7 4,385 #99 boy name
2004 3,918 22 3,896
2005 3,686 6 3,680
2006 3,333 5 3,328
2007 3,063 5 3,058
2008 2,823 0 2,823
2009 2,666 6 2,660
2010 2,318 0 2,318
2011 2,142 0 2,142
2012 1,874 0 1,874
2013 1,530 0 1,530
2014 1,323 5 1,318
2015 1,176 0 1,176

Fun Facts about the name Trevor

  • How many people with the first name Trevor have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 154,743 babies born with the first name Trevor in the United States. That's more than enough people named Trevor to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Trevor? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 17 new born babies.
  • When was Trevor first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Trevor is Saturday, December 21st, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Trevor born? The highest recorded use of the first name Trevor was in 1998 with a total of 6,598 babies. That's a lot of babies named Trevor!
  • Random Trevor Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Trevor ranks 88th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, 150 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Trevor: Your name in reverse order is Rovert. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Revotr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Trevor? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 697 people with the last name Trevor.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Trevor? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Trevor as their last name since less than 1 person in 417k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Trevor as a first name

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Popularity of Trevor as a last name

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Common last names for Trevor

  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Lewis
  • Thompson
  • Evans
  • Anderson
  • Clark
  • White
  • Taylor

Common first names for Trevor

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Trevor U.S.
  White 91.54% 64.26%
  African American 4.02% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.72% 16.26%

Of Last Name Trevor

People with the last name Trevor are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Welsh

Origin and Meaning of Trevor

The name "Trevor" is of Welsh origin, and it means "From the big settlement". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name, from Welsh Trefor. Popular in the UK in the 1950s and the 1960s.

Notable Persons With the Name Trevor

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah is a political satire, news satire, observational comedy, surreal humour, black comedy, insult comedy, and deadpan comedian. Trevor was born on February 20th, 1984 in Johannesburg.

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Busta Rhymes

Busta Rhymes is a rapping, actor, record producer, music executive, rapper, and record executive. He was most active from 1989 to present. Busta was given the name Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr. on May 20th, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Trevor Siemian

Trevor Siemian is a football player for the Denver Broncos. Trevor was born on December 26th, 1991 in Windermere, Florida.

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Trevor Horn

Trevor Horn is a synthpop, soul music, rock, roll, disco, electronic music, new wave music, and progressive rock musician. He plays Bass guitar, Guitar, Musical keyboard, and Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 1966. Trevor was given the name Trevor Charles Horn on July 15th, 1949 in Durham, England, United Kingdom.

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Trevor Berbick

Trevor Berbick was a boxer. Trevor was born on August 1st, 1954 in Norwich, Port Antonio, Jamaica. He died on October 28th, 2006.

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Trevor Rabin

Trevor Rabin is a musician. He plays Fender Stratocaster. His ongoing career started in 1972. Trevor was given the name Trevor Charles Rabin on January 13th, 1954 in Johannesburg.

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  • Trevor Howard
    (actor)
  • Trevor Ariza
    (basketball player)
  • Trevor Eve
    (actor)
  • Trevor Francis
    (soccer player)
  • Trevor Lee
    (noteworthy individual)
  • Trevor Donovan
    (actor)
  • Trevor Moore
    (actor)
  • Trevor Booker
    (basketball player)
  • Trevor Bauer
    (baseball player)
  • Trevor Murdoch
    (wrestler)
  • Trevor Bolder
    (musician)
  • Youth Lagoon
    (musician)
  • Trevor Jackson
    (musician)
  • Trevor Harris
    (football player)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Trevor

Steven Rockwell Trevor

Steven Rockwell Trevor is a comics character.

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Claire Trevor

Claire Trevor was an actress and singer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1933 to 1987. Claire was given the name Claire Wemlinger on March 8th, 1910 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. She died on April 8th, 2000.

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William Trevor

William Trevor is a writer. William was given the name William Trevor Cox on May 24th, 1928 in Mitchelstown, County Cork, Ireland.

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Joan Dale Trevor

Joan Dale Trevor is a comics character.

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Austin Trevor

Austin Trevor was an influential human. His most notable accomplishments were from 1930 to 1969. Austin was given the name Claude Austin Trevor on October 7th, 1897 in Belfast. He passed away on January 22nd, 1978.

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Sir John Trevor

Sir John Trevor was a Speaker of the House of Commons and Speaker of the House of Commons (United Kingdom). He died on May 20th, 1717.

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What does the name Trevor mean?

Tis for time, you give to friends.

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Eis for enchant, for enchant you will.

Vis for volunteer, your giving side.

Ois for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Ris for responsible, honoring your obligations

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