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The name Hunter is of English origin, and means hunter.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Hunter 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 Hunter
Use of the Name Hunter for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
7,905 7,905 7,905 6,613 2,488 674 351
The table below indicates the number of times the name Hunter 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 Hunter
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880  54612
1881  8266
1882  62310
1883  8416
1884  9076
1885  62110
1886  8057
1887    
1888  49316
1889  60411
1890  7828
1891  57511
1892  65911
1893  59012
1894  7639
1895  9327
1896  54315
1897  8268
1898  71910
1899  68210
1900  76312
1901  8118
1902  56815
1903    
1904  55017
1905  65014
1906  69313
1907  75813
1908  69515
1909  81713
1910  76816
1911  80517
1912  84628
1913  79236
1914  82842
1915  87550
1916  93247
1917  84058
1918  78170
1919  90155
1920  82766
1921    
1922  92357
1923  81468
1924  85465
1925    
1926  86060
1927  91656
1928  90855
1929  84161
1930    
1931  92949
1932  89552
1933    
1934  94645
1935  96144
1936    
1937    
1938    
1939    
1940    
1941    
1942    
1943    
1944    
1945  94247
1946  84761
1947  83868
1948  99150
1949  99549
1950  98350
1951    
1952    
1953    
1954  90068
1955    
1956  95961
1957  88174
1958  96762
1959  93967
1960  90470
1961  90272
1962  88075
1963  90868
1964  88275
1965  89368
1966  89565
1967  81579
1968  76993
1969  78597
1970  785109
1971  81299
1972  89181
1973  85886
1974  84690
1975  804107
1976  733130
1977  674157
1978  695146
1979  613194
1980  555238
1981  519264
1982  476314
1983  439356
1984  381456
1985  337564
1986  306670
1987  270804
1988  244976
1989  2261,203
1990  2191,388
1991  1671,926
1992  1352,538
1993518471973,788
1994327821675,579
1995340775536,712
1996354782477,600
1997371728448,400
19983049963611,074
19993558443611,481
20004027143512,520
20014396283611,317
20025604723811,055
2003763323419,874
2004740351498,803
Totals:  7,905 123,920

During the last 125 years, parents have used Hunter as a girl's name about 5% of the time and more frequently (about 94% 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 Hunter appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 12 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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