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Baby Girl Names - Miriam


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The name Miriam is of Hebrew origin, and is a variation of Mary.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Miriam 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 Miriam
Use of the Name Miriam for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
93,436 42,470 23,037 10,381 5,510 2,236 1,157
The table below indicates the number of times the name Miriam 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 Miriam
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188030328  
188130727  
188228340  
188330434  
188428945  
188531742  
188627956  
188731546  
188829764  
188926580  
189027583  
189127283  
189228688  
1893255108  
1894216152  
1895206169  
1896212169  
1897201188  
1898219176  
1899206181  
1900214214  
1901189218  
1902209200  
1903192218  
1904199227  
1905200234  
1906183273  
1907183301  
1908174341  
1909177338  
1910186368  
1911163486  
1912159684  
1913147822  
1914149978  
19151381,377  
19161411,460  
19171341,612  
19181381,709  
19191451,541  
19201401,745  
19211471,743  
19221511,635  
19231451,730  
19241431,836  
19251531,604  
19261551,506  
19271621,373  
19281671,252  
19291841,071  
19301831,052  
1931208866  
1932201906  
1933186912  
1934218818  
1935216792  
1936213771  
1937221750  
1938220767  
1939232711  
1940230736  
1941244711  
1942259708  
1943263706  
1944257708  
1945261672  
1946274700  
1947281752  
1948289695  
1949290709  
1950264843  
1951266864  
1952264913  
1953275906  
19542551,043  
19552651,026  
19562641,041  
1957297945  
1958283988  
1959294949  
19602811,052  
1961299945  
1962293985  
1963309898  
1964321853  
1965327755  
1966348667  
1967350656  
1968345651  
1969376612  
1970370654  
1971355688  
1972375571  
1973362589  
1974361598  
1975333669  
1976348616  
1977343655  
1978352610  
1979313760  
1980311778  
1981304796  
1982303804  
1983316735  
1984305784  
1985321740  
1986321746  
1987327747  
1988342716  
1989318800  
1990285970  
1991279990  
19922711,039  
19932731,008  
19942791,003  
1995290955  
1996289994  
1997315930  
1998311973  
19993031,019  
20002811,136  
20012931,058  
20022851,080  
20032861,079  
20042791,157  
Totals:  93,436 0

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

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


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