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The name Cameron is of Gaelic origin, and means crooked river.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Cameron 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 Cameron
Use of the Name Cameron for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
173,681 171,776 158,923 99,749 53,302 18,673 8,759
The table below indicates the number of times the name Cameron has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Cameron first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1882, 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 boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Cameron
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18828546  
18838146  
18847837  
18859595  
1886    
1887    
18889386  
1889    
1890    
1891    
1892    
1893    
1894    
18958907  
18969087  
1897    
1898    
1899    
19009159  
1901    
1902    
1903    
1904    
1905    
1906    
1907    
1908    
1909    
1910    
191186815  
191292024  
1913    
1914    
1915    
191694046  
1917    
1918    
1919    
192074477  
192188662  
192295554  
192394153  
192495654  
1925    
192676671  
1927    
1928    
1929    
193099147  
193199344  
1932    
1933    
193498842  
1935    
193699840  
1937    
1938    
193994244  
1940    
194196044  
194292352  
194388856  
194490349  
194577763  
194685459  
194776980  
194879872  
194969497  
195074684  
1951695101  
1952650114  
1953619135  
1954552173  
1955549179  
1956501227  
1957462277  
1958481264  
1959493253  
1960472282  
1961453320  
1962355494  
1963414372  
1964458301  
1965429323  
1966427318  
1967417334  
1968376425  
1969360480  
1970363504  
1971362495  
1972324552  
1973332512  
1974288647  
19752091,026  
19762041,066  
19772191,006  
19782051,075  
19792111,121  
19802161,139986150
19811891,323879173
19821791,459805199
19831771,443935158
19841641,638744219
19851541,788816199
19861352,045855193
1987963,159709258
1988694,967650300
1989645,598728271
1990626,662678314
1991626,686704301
1992537,344696310
1993547,087665329
1994526,836631347
1995497,028569404
1996497,384516456
1997458,209335849
19983511,4091981,564
19993312,4171761,781
20003112,7482011,595
20013511,5672411,316
20023910,3142561,234
2003409,9142951,034
2004508,7592521,257
Totals:  173,681 15,211

During the last 125 years, parents have used Cameron as a boy's name about 91% of the time and less frequently (about 8% of the time) as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Cameron appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 86 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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