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Meredith Name Popularity

How popular is the name Meredith? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 866 27 0.003%
1916 1,183 11 0.0011%
1917 1,176 11 0.0011%
1918 908 29 0.0027%
1919 992 21 0.002%
1920 1,315 10 0.0009%
1921 845 42 0.0037%
1922 833 43 0.0039%
1923 996 25 0.0022%
1924 1,399 10 0.0009%
1925 841 41 0.0036%
1926 937 30 0.0027%
1927 850 40 0.0036%
1928 825 41 0.0038%
1929 892 29 0.0028%
1930 860 34 0.0033%
1931 1,082 15 0.0015%
1932 784 39 0.0039%
1933 855 28 0.003%
1934 583 83 0.0086%
1935 607 72 0.0074%
1936 565 92 0.0096%
1937 543 106 0.0108%
1938 504 131 0.0128%
1939 468 157 0.0154%
1940 515 133 0.0125%
1941 453 187 0.0166%
1942 449 223 0.0177%
1943 409 275 0.0211%
1944 393 276 0.0223%
1945 406 260 0.0213%
1946 428 278 0.0188%
1947 455 284 0.017%
1948 475 242 0.0152%
1949 486 229 0.0142%
1950 472 248 0.0154%
1951 433 325 0.0192%
1952 470 276 0.0158%
1953 474 283 0.016%
1954 559 208 0.0114%
1955 536 244 0.0133%
1956 554 238 0.0126%
1957 677 165 0.0086%
1958 686 160 0.0085%
1959 621 210 0.0111%
1960 636 201 0.0106%
1961 639 210 0.0111%
1962 652 192 0.0105%
1963 759 137 0.0076%
1964 599 230 0.0131%
1965 524 279 0.0171%
1966 514 290 0.0186%
1967 501 311 0.0205%
1968 399 501 0.0334%
1969 264 1,070 0.0695%
1970 232 1,334 0.0838%
1971 196 1,489 0.0991%
1972 196 1,420 0.1043%
1973 178 1,498 0.1155%
1974 175 1,499 0.1153%
1975 183 1,404 0.1093%
1976 174 1,453 0.1127%
1977 153 1,758 0.1304%
1978 146 1,865 0.1387%
1979 143 1,950 0.1383%
1980 141 2,044 0.1398%
1981 140 2,032 0.1382%
1982 151 1,933 0.1294%
1983 148 1,921 0.1302%
1984 148 1,924 0.1293%
1985 149 1,943 0.128%
1986 150 1,911 0.1266%
1987 150 1,799 0.1179%
1988 154 1,832 0.1176%
1989 169 1,677 0.1039%
1990 191 1,520 0.0917%
1991 200 1,481 0.0909%
1992 199 1,448 0.0907%
1993 225 1,220 0.0783%
1994 233 1,201 0.0783%
1995 226 1,222 0.0811%
1996 235 1,161 0.0775%
1997 262 1,079 0.073%
1998 281 1,078 0.072%
1999 274 1,120 0.0748%
2000 292 1,070 0.07%
2001 323 935 0.0621%
2002 356 806 0.0538%
2003 361 816 0.0536%
2004 330 935 0.0613%
2005 365 823 0.0538%
2006 308 1,034 0.066%
2007 340 932 0.0591%
2008 437 680 0.044%
2009 476 602 0.0403%
2010 587 451 0.0313%
2011 584 443 0.0311%
2012 645 382 0.0268%
2013 647 388 0.0273%
2014 579 455 0.0312%
2015 573 469 0.0322%
2016 506 557 0.0386%
2017 488 580 0.0416%
2018 501 551 0.0401%
2019 542 490 0.0362%

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What names are variants of Meredith?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Meradith

Great, noted ruler

Welsh

Meredithe

Great, noted ruler

Welsh

Meredyth

Great, noted ruler

Welsh

Meridith

Great, noted ruler

Welsh

Merridie

Great, noted ruler

Welsh

Merry

Joyful, lighthearted

English


What names sound like Meredith?

If you like how Meredith sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Meredith.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Martita

Lady; mistress of the house

Aramaic


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1 Comment

  1. We liked Meredith because it’s classic and feminine, but not super popular. One if the meanings of Meredith is “protector of the sea.” My husband and I met in a college beach town and the beach is our favorite place so it fit us perfectly.


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