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The name Gwendolyn is of Welsh origin, and means fair brow.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Gwendolyn 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 Gwendolyn
Use of the Name Gwendolyn for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
109,778 50,857 8,877 3,543 2,061 922 467
The table below indicates the number of times the name Gwendolyn 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 Gwendolyn
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18808715  
18818745  
1882    
1883    
1884    
1885    
1886    
18878918  
18889189  
188977312  
189084811  
1891    
189269718  
189377515  
189476316  
189556628  
189664424  
189757528  
189856233  
189959927  
190057337  
190148439  
190240957  
190340462  
190438075  
190541068  
190635987  
1907356100  
1908314127  
1909328122  
1910311151  
1911278194  
1912269276  
1913271298  
1914265379  
1915245575  
1916254575  
1917258577  
1918250657  
1919252648  
1920238754  
1921226823  
1922233769  
1923222850  
1924220882  
1925215889  
1926215853  
1927205959  
1928203985  
1929207887  
1930199960  
1931205890  
1932198931  
1933184923  
19341811,003  
1935180988  
1936191940  
19371841,081  
19381691,202  
19391681,184  
19401681,229  
19411701,262  
19421691,377  
19431611,539  
19441591,523  
19451521,560  
19461322,058  
19471302,444  
19481242,518  
19491142,823  
19501133,048  
19511123,176  
19521133,336  
19531123,523  
19541223,409  
19551223,452  
19561283,378  
19571323,292  
19581512,666  
19591592,648  
19601632,554  
19611652,531  
19621612,499  
19631712,254  
19641921,896  
19651941,701  
19662171,415  
19672191,338  
19682331,240  
19692471,201  
19702521,222  
19712671,080  
1972289872  
1973304765  
1974301794  
1975296792  
1976313731  
1977367584  
1978385544  
1979407531  
1980440485  
1981478444  
1982481432  
1983497390  
1984533361  
1985497409  
1986550369  
1987610317  
1988637310  
1989649317  
1990680313  
1991679315  
1992684316  
1993773267  
1994717289  
1995857227  
1996749282  
1997691311  
1998702315  
1999660347  
2000731316  
2001673372  
2002578451  
2003598455  
2004592467  
Totals:  109,778 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Gwendolyn as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Gwendolyn appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 119 times during the last 125 years.

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


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