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Bailey name image The name Bailey is of Middle English origin, and means bailiff.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Bailey has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Bailey
Use of the Name Bailey for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
54,79354,79354,79342,05719,3606,7303,272
The table below indicates the number of times the name Bailey has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Bailey
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
1880  53212
1881  6568
1882  7058
1883  6848
1884  8606
1885  7687
1886  7697
1887  8296
1888  9256
1889  63310
1890  53613
1891  60510
1892  69210
1893  46116
1894  63311
1895  69010
1896  8298
1897  58613
1898  57714
1899  62011
1900  55919
1901  60112
1902  74910
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1904  76410
1905  79410
1906  61515
1907  70214
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1983958152  
1984652267  
1985614308  
1986430499  
1987382613  
1988269939  
19892571,050  
19902261,258  
19912081,436  
19921781,728989119
19931462,135943129
19941372,351768188
1995963,4872761,008
1996854,1912001,551
1997655,0221502,294
1998605,1921532,239
1999654,8051672,207
2000684,6442011,752
2001694,3332661,232
2002843,653325848
2003983,458358759
2004993,272432595
Totals:  54,793 15,404

During the last 125 years, parents have used Bailey as a girl's name about 78% of the time and less frequently (about 21% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Bailey appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 22 times during the last 125 years.


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