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The name Hope is of English origin, and means hope.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Hope 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 Hope
Use of the Name Hope for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
68,129 54,571 32,157 19,364 10,258 3,739 1,867
The table below indicates the number of times the name Hope 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 Hope
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188060398676
18817137  
18828516  
188347017  
188456814  
188547320  
188658615  
188757216  
1888    
188961018  
189051126  
189150926  
189260422  
189345035  
189448035  
189546639  
189656030  
189755929  
189856333  
189977418  
190059535  
190155131  
190258632  
190346747  
190447149  
190558136  
190647951  
190751449  
190862238  
190948061  
191052062  
191150767  
191249892  
1913497105  
1914503123  
1915414210  
1916387264  
1917367294  
1918338367  
1919351334  
1920352349  
1921344359  
1922335373  
1923343368  
1924331408  
1925373337  
1926387313  
1927373337  
1928402281  
1929419253  
1930434239  
1931463193  
1932470196  
1933458206  
1934475187  
1935496163  
1936451200  
1937433227  
1938424251  
1939448224  
1940459213  
1941453231  
1942405315  
1943428296  
1944486218  
1945500213  
1946379404  
1947405405  
1948434335  
1949411376  
1950367475  
1951376469  
1952390443  
1953397455  
1954394484  
1955377551  
1956382544  
1957447442  
1958383578  
1959396564  
1960400571  
1961435511  
1962435498  
1963395590  
19642461,275  
19652521,155  
19662231,358  
1967272966  
1968306832  
1969287972  
1970295986  
19712081,454  
19722131,294  
1973263948  
19741961,299  
19752031,205  
19762141,153  
19772441,018  
1978268866  
1979305784  
1980309781  
1981359651  
1982410556  
1983430501  
1984294812  
1985275908  
1986272911  
1987302807  
1988299823  
1989299874  
19902661,053  
19912651,052  
1992310889  
1993288953  
19942331,222  
19951931,523  
19961861,609  
19971711,768  
19981601,947  
19991432,259  
20001462,313  
20011512,161  
20021602,045  
20031721,872  
20041811,867  
Totals:  68,129 6

During the last 125 years, parents have used Hope as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Hope appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 124 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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