girl name Iris
 

Iris Girl Name


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Iris name image The name Iris is of Greek origin, and means rainbow.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Iris 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 Iris
Use of the Name Iris for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
63,77028,83714,0426,4523,7891,602818
The table below indicates the number of times the name Iris 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 Iris
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
188053011  
18816498  
18829635  
18837837  
188457114  
188556315  
188667912  
188776610  
188861917  
188958120  
189060919  
189151625  
189250729  
189352428  
189455028  
189543144  
189641249  
189738856  
189842952  
189944144  
190042662  
190143646  
190243152  
190339565  
190435884  
1905339100  
1906302123  
1907301136  
1908309131  
1909313137  
1910319143  
1911301172  
1912305221  
1913263310  
1914252424  
1915249565  
1916253577  
1917252617  
1918252655  
1919245678  
1920262634  
1921252699  
1922255654  
1923218874  
1924219884  
1925208945  
1926199966  
19271991,023  
19282001,006  
1929196978  
1930203938  
1931203896  
1932212846  
1933219764  
1934216828  
1935209813  
1936210789  
1937215779  
1938230728  
1939224748  
1940221751  
1941245701  
1942246776  
1943261710  
1944254716  
1945268644  
1946252790  
1947251868  
1948246930  
1949250920  
1950239992  
1951259891  
1952263919  
1953269923  
1954295819  
1955290890  
1956278980  
1957308891  
1958332796  
1959342767  
1960338776  
1961360708  
1962365660  
1963408552  
1964423536  
1965415507  
1966450433  
1967457430  
1968376585  
1969380605  
1970372642  
1971399539  
1972439437  
1973395513  
1974458391  
1975456413  
1976450430  
1977500374  
1978443449  
1979424491  
1980428505  
1981439486  
1982455467  
1983499389  
1984441470  
1985458468  
1986444484  
1987499431  
1988464485  
1989450540  
1990417607  
1991398641  
1992448561  
1993470538  
1994483518  
1995500490  
1996519452  
1997506480  
1998452569  
1999414672  
2000412684  
2001394734  
2002382769  
2003386784  
2004377818  
Totals:  63,770 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Iris as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name. 


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