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since 1880

Trey

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1948 6 0 6
1950 6 0 6
1951 8 0 8
1952 12 0 12
1953 6 0 6
1954 10 0 10
1955 14 0 14
1956 23 0 23
1957 21 0 21
1958 24 0 24
1959 30 0 30
1960 39 0 39
1961 50 0 50
1962 59 0 59
1963 53 0 53
1964 84 0 84
1965 76 0 76
1966 79 0 79
1967 80 0 80
1968 97 0 97
1969 112 0 112
1970 116 0 116
1971 101 0 101
1972 113 0 113
1973 113 5 108
1974 101 0 101
1975 109 0 109
1976 105 0 105
1977 111 0 111
1978 120 0 120
1979 117 0 117
1980 136 0 136
1981 137 0 137
1982 196 0 196
1983 227 0 227
1984 307 0 307
1985 396 0 396
1986 435 7 428
1987 456 5 451
1988 510 8 502
1989 616 7 609
1990 711 7 704
1991 696 0 696
1992 1,069 10 1,059
1993 1,640 11 1,629
1994 1,375 8 1,367
1995 1,293 5 1,288
1996 1,254 7 1,247
1997 1,291 0 1,291
1998 1,537 0 1,537
1999 1,803 5 1,798
2000 1,652 0 1,652
2001 1,538 0 1,538
2002 1,615 5 1,610
2003 1,515 0 1,515
2004 1,410 7 1,403
2005 1,490 0 1,490
2006 1,371 0 1,371
2007 1,210 0 1,210
2008 1,064 0 1,064
2009 1,019 0 1,019
2010 966 0 966
2011 969 0 969
2012 758 0 758
2013 729 0 729
2014 588 0 588
2015 510 0 510

Want to know about the popularity of the Trey baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,484 babies born with the name Trey in the United States. That's more than enough Treys to occupy the country of Liechtenstein with an estimated population of 36,476 (as of December 31, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1948 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Trey" was in 1999 with a total of 1,798 babies. (That's a lot of baby Treys)

According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Trey" ranks #104 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 15 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of 1,410 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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Where is the name Trey popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Trey

The name "Trey" is of Italian origin, and it means "Three". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Trey
Three, at cards, dice, or dominoes; a card, die, or domino of three spots or pips.

Etymology: OF. treis three, F. trois, L. tres. See Three, and cf. Tray-trip

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. One of four playing cards in a deck having three pips
  2. The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

Trey Parker

Trey Parker is an actor, animator, writer, and producer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Trey was born in 1969 as Randolph Severn Parker III in Conifer, Colorado, United States.

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Trey Lorenz

Trey Lorenz is a singer-songwriter, composer, and record producer specializing in R&B, soul, hip hop soul, and neo soul music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Trey was born in 1969 as Lloyd Lorenz Smith.

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Trey Guidotti

Trey was born in 1991.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Trey

Trey Anastasio
Trey Gowdy
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Trey Burke
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Alternative Meanings

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Yert". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yter". 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 Trey born Feb 6, 1998

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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 Northern England approximately on 1250. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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