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Wilfred

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 21 0 21
1881 22 0 22
1882 22 0 22
1883 42 0 42
1884 33 0 33
1885 37 0 37
1886 27 0 27
1887 31 0 31
1888 36 0 36
1889 37 0 37
1890 45 0 45
1891 40 0 40
1892 45 0 45
1893 50 0 50
1894 44 0 44
1895 41 0 41
1896 71 0 71
1897 46 0 46
1898 76 0 76
1899 52 0 52
1900 81 0 81
1901 47 0 47
1902 63 0 63
1903 64 0 64
1904 80 0 80
1905 75 0 75
1906 75 0 75
1907 93 0 93
1908 98 0 98
1909 91 0 91
1910 102 5 97
1911 168 0 168
1912 317 0 317
1913 389 5 384
1914 463 0 463
1915 637 11 626
1916 723 0 723
1917 773 0 773
1918 734 5 729
1919 704 8 696
1920 811 9 802
1921 747 10 737
1922 728 8 720
1923 779 0 779
1924 728 0 728
1925 742 6 736
1926 652 10 642
1927 748 5 743
1928 646 10 636
1929 617 6 611
1930 601 0 601
1931 514 0 514
1932 521 0 521
1933 432 0 432
1934 422 0 422
1935 409 0 409
1936 420 0 420
1937 397 0 397
1938 404 0 404
1939 369 0 369
1940 325 0 325
1941 308 0 308
1942 341 0 341
1943 396 0 396
1944 350 0 350
1945 293 0 293
1946 321 0 321
1947 322 0 322
1948 291 0 291
1949 316 0 316
1950 305 0 305
1951 305 0 305
1952 298 0 298
1953 295 0 295
1954 255 0 255
1955 281 0 281
1956 274 5 269
1957 300 0 300
1958 258 0 258
1959 267 0 267
1960 249 0 249
1961 236 0 236
1962 233 0 233
1963 232 0 232
1964 202 0 202
1965 198 0 198
1966 190 0 190
1967 143 0 143
1968 127 0 127
1969 146 0 146
1970 145 0 145
1971 146 0 146
1972 110 0 110
1973 82 0 82
1974 122 0 122
1975 79 0 79
1976 99 0 99
1977 93 0 93
1978 88 0 88
1979 102 0 102
1980 74 0 74
1981 84 0 84
1982 111 0 111
1983 86 0 86
1984 96 0 96
1985 78 0 78
1986 66 0 66
1987 55 0 55
1988 70 0 70
1989 83 0 83
1990 57 0 57
1991 84 0 84
1992 65 0 65
1993 56 0 56
1994 62 0 62
1995 42 0 42
1996 37 0 37
1997 48 0 48
1998 60 0 60
1999 30 0 30
2000 42 0 42
2001 40 0 40
2002 44 0 44
2003 31 0 31
2004 40 0 40
2005 31 0 31
2006 29 0 29
2007 32 0 32
2008 33 0 33
2009 21 0 21
2010 31 0 31
2011 23 0 23
2012 18 0 18
2013 30 0 30
2014 28 0 28
2015 23 0 23

Want to know about the popularity of the Wilfred baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29,245 babies born with the name Wilfred in the United States. That's more than enough Wilfreds to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 21 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Wilfred" was in 1920 with a total of 802 babies.

According to the 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Wilfred" ranks #88 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Maine. Imagine that, 16 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1939. Across the entire United States a total of 369 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Wilfred

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

Bill Bixby

Bill Bixby is an actor and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1961 to 1993. Bill was born in 1934 as Wilfred Bailey Everett Bixby III in San Francisco, California, U.S.

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Wilfred Genee

Wilfred was born in 1967.

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Wilfred Bouma

Wilfred Bouma is a football biography. Wilfred was born in 1978 in Helmond, Netherlands.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Wilfred

Wilfred Benitez
Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Tennant
Wilfred Ending
Wilfred Season 4
Wilfred Season 5

Alternative Meanings

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

L is for little, the little things you do.

F is for fabulous, yes the fabulous you!

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

Your name in reverse order is "Derfliw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lewdifr". 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 Wilfred born Apr 3, 1961

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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 New Guinea approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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