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The name Bill is a diminutive form of William.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Bill 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 Bill
Use of the Name Bill for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
158,261 48,184 2,323 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Bill has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Bill last appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1993, the last year shown on the table.  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 Bill
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188022153  
188123742  
188220761  
188321550  
188417182  
188519566  
188620864  
188719363  
188823158  
188920861  
189018672  
189119365  
189220175  
189320271  
189420073  
189517191  
189619086  
189718284  
189817590  
189917682  
1900116197  
1901152104  
1902137138  
1903144129  
1904149128  
1905143147  
1906154128  
1907138174  
1908144164  
1909132205  
1910124259  
1911136243  
1912167348  
1913156469  
1914159556  
1915157746  
1916147856  
1917147893  
19181431,038  
19191301,201  
19201211,418  
19211211,480  
19221041,685  
1923981,822  
1924922,085  
1925852,370  
1926742,638  
1927692,855  
1928632,977  
1929632,942  
1930593,155  
1931573,220  
1932583,354  
1933593,218  
1934593,530  
1935603,271  
1936613,170  
1937643,117  
1938673,111  
1939673,165  
1940673,263  
1941683,441  
1942663,786  
1943653,973  
1944663,808  
1945663,703  
1946724,353  
1947764,679  
1948843,914  
19491062,747  
19501332,030  
19511571,649  
19521651,595  
19531761,515  
19541761,526  
19551711,649  
19561591,961  
19571233,112  
1958994,209  
1959924,602  
1960954,493  
19611044,002  
19621083,573  
19631133,191  
19641262,739  
19651512,062  
19661731,558  
19671901,276  
19682001,162  
19692191,074  
19702321,022  
1971254874  
1972279685  
1973330517  
1974356466  
1975386408  
1976406361  
1977439326  
1978496265  
1979505274  
1980544247  
1981562230  
1982556240  
1983599203  
1984671166  
1985660177  
1986800128  
1987789136  
1988784145  
1989888128  
1990993113  
1991936127  
1992898138  
1993884145  
Totals:  158,261 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Bill 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 slightly lower than actual counts because the name Bill appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 114 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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