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Baby Girl Names - Luz


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The name Luz is of Spanish origin, and means light.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Luz 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 Luz
Use of the Name Luz for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
19,555 18,211 9,809 4,582 2,375 935 459
The table below indicates the number of times the name Luz has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Luz first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1887, which is the first year shown on the table.  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 Luz
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18879108  
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190797216  
1908    
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1912    
191393733  
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1919    
1920    
1921    
192297459  
1923    
192492468  
192596860  
192698258  
192778985  
192872895  
192982274  
193090465  
1931    
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194895883  
1949    
195095889  
1951860109  
1952903105  
1953727156  
1954694181  
1955661201  
1956631229  
1957673213  
1958628244  
1959631249  
1960587285  
1961604278  
1962588284  
1963539321  
1964530343  
1965541306  
1966485371  
1967509349  
1968471417  
1969460441  
1970475426  
1971480401  
1972455410  
1973504341  
1974475375  
1975488377  
1976487375  
1977511364  
1978521355  
1979455447  
1980492420  
1981535351  
1982524372  
1983538348  
1984584311  
1985585334  
1986603319  
1987574346  
1988644306  
1989623339  
1990606373  
1991625359  
1992632357  
1993631357  
1994646335  
1995657325  
1996679322  
1997509478  
1998499510  
1999463572  
2000533489  
2001517517  
2002594434  
2003577476  
2004601459  
Totals:  19,555 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Luz 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 somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Luz appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 67 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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