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The name Alec is of English origin, and is a diminutive form of Alexander.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Alec has been given to baby boys 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 boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Alec
Use of the Name Alec for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
41,647 40,247 38,104 25,317 9,212 2,834 1,313
The table below indicates the number of times the name Alec has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Alec
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188057211  
18817087  
18826938  
18838945  
18847677  
18856419  
18869625  
18879285  
18887049  
1889    
189060311  
18918436  
1892    
1893    
18949566  
1895    
189664112  
18979446  
1898    
1899    
190065015  
1901    
19027959  
19039137  
190461114  
190570012  
1906    
190781511  
190887810  
190971415  
191070818  
191185915  
191299721  
191377737  
191477147  
191580457  
1916    
191774969  
191886159  
191985160  
192081567  
192182269  
192288960  
192391156  
192499350  
192592653  
1926    
192792255  
1928    
1929    
1930    
1931    
1932    
1933    
1934    
1935    
1936    
1937    
1938    
1939    
1940    
1941    
1942    
1943    
1944    
1945    
194690853  
194783568  
194891356  
194994154  
195096651  
195193855  
195283670  
1953    
1954    
1955    
195685576  
195786875  
195881684  
195976998  
1960761101  
196180190  
196287775  
196385577  
1964726112  
1965687117  
1966683117  
196775695  
196876494  
196979694  
1970796105  
1971789103  
197285987  
197385486  
1974    
197591280  
197684597  
197787493  
197887696  
197991791  
1980780125  
1981760131  
1982717147  
1983598203  
1984543253  
1985512290  
1986443378  
1987415443  
1988437427  
1989370603  
1990271979  
19912001,535  
19921721,867  
19931542,087  
19941093,319  
19951123,421  
19961173,307  
19971233,136  
19981123,352  
19991322,889  
20001562,477  
20011722,154  
20022061,747  
20032261,521  
20042461,313  
Totals:  41,647 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Alec as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Alec appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 93 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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