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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Virgia

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Alt. Meaning

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

G is for giggle, a laugh never hurts!

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 6 6 0
1888 6 6 0
1889 7 7 0
1890 7 7 0
1891 7 7 0
1892 7 7 0
1893 5 5 0
1895 13 13 0
1896 12 12 0
1897 9 9 0
1898 9 9 0
1900 9 9 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 14 14 0
1903 9 9 0
1904 5 5 0
1905 14 14 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 11 11 0
1908 10 10 0
1909 12 12 0
1910 17 17 0
1911 15 15 0
1912 19 19 0
1913 25 25 0
1914 25 25 0
1915 29 29 0
1916 22 22 0
1917 28 28 0
1918 31 31 0
1919 42 42 0
1920 37 37 0
1921 26 26 0
1922 35 35 0
1923 32 32 0
1924 37 37 0
1925 34 34 0
1926 35 35 0
1927 27 27 0
1928 38 38 0
1929 28 28 0
1930 30 30 0
1931 25 25 0
1932 25 25 0
1933 23 23 0
1934 24 24 0
1935 13 13 0
1936 27 27 0
1937 16 16 0
1938 22 22 0
1939 20 20 0
1940 15 15 0
1941 23 23 0
1942 12 12 0
1943 13 13 0
1944 12 12 0
1945 23 23 0
1946 11 11 0
1947 12 12 0
1948 6 6 0
1949 7 7 0
1950 12 12 0
1951 5 5 0
1952 13 13 0
1953 14 14 0
1954 6 6 0
1955 10 10 0
1958 6 6 0
1961 9 9 0
1967 7 7 0

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Popularity of Virgia as a first name

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Common last names for Virgia

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Robinson

Fun Facts about the name Virgia

  • How Popular is the name Virgia? Virgia is the 9,334th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Virgia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,208 babies born with the first name Virgia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Virgia to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Virgia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Virgia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Virgia is Wednesday, April 1st, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Virgia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Virgia was in 1919 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Virgia Factoid: According to the 1936 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Virgia is not a popular baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1936.
  • Weird things about the name Virgia: Your name in reverse order is Aigriv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iarvig. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Virgia born Sep 14, 2004

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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  • 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).