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The name Cynthia is of Greek origin, and means she of Mount Synthus.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Cynthia 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 Cynthia
Use of the Name Cynthia for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
697,080 518,523 81,825 22,637 8,931 3,153 1,502
The table below indicates the number of times the name Cynthia 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 Cynthia
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188019761  
188122747  
188225945  
188321966  
188425359  
188525959  
188627756  
188728755  
188831458  
188927177  
189028279  
189130667  
189230580  
189331573  
189436858  
189537158  
189636563  
189732880  
189836872  
189935271  
190035691  
190136867  
190239263  
190339465  
190441361  
190542763  
190639377  
190739580  
190848056  
190942176  
191043085  
1911392105  
1912367157  
1913374165  
1914391182  
1915405217  
1916419223  
1917407241  
1918398271  
1919396267  
1920389284  
1921389295  
1922388282  
1923377311  
1924358367  
1925372338  
1926333394  
1927323434  
1928305476  
1929297488  
1930256596  
1931241629  
1932243637  
1933218773  
19341791,024  
1935179989  
1936184982  
19371701,184  
19381601,367  
19391521,487  
19401321,884  
19411112,298  
19421012,730  
19431012,888  
19441062,570  
1945903,127  
1946466,890  
19473310,518  
19482712,232  
19492712,881  
19502314,441  
19512016,274  
19521819,893  
19531225,096  
19541027,602  
19551127,177  
1956832,32296560
1957739,30684878
1958830,96693266
1959830,17295365
1960926,72091768
1961824,357  
1962824,020  
19631021,587  
1964920,310  
1965919,25094760
19661117,40993461
19671815,33998954
19681914,057  
19692313,521  
19702612,906  
19712412,131  
19722610,168  
1973268,750  
1974337,555  
1975406,545  
1976446,007  
1977485,785  
1978505,406  
1979554,932  
1980634,691  
1981594,856  
1982634,421  
1983624,553  
1984624,616  
1985664,123  
1986813,413  
1987843,388  
1988793,772  
1989843,773  
1990883,791  
1991933,708  
1992923,547  
1993953,382  
19941053,154  
19951132,958  
19961013,189  
19971172,711  
19981262,630  
19991452,218  
20001642,036  
20011691,918  
20021761,824  
20032001,651  
20042221,502  
Totals:  697,080 512

During the last 125 years, parents have used Cynthia as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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