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The name Ernie is a diminutive form of Ernest.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Ernie 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 Ernie
Use of the Name Ernie for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
14,731 7,462 866 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Ernie has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Ernie last appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1988, 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 Ernie
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18808536  
1881    
188255212  
188353712  
1884    
18858686  
1886    
188760210  
18888507  
18898277  
18906879  
18918846  
1892    
189362611  
189464411  
18959177  
189656414  
18978797  
189871010  
1899    
190075912  
190161412  
19028808  
19039417  
190465813  
190553519  
190677511  
190778412  
190868915  
190962219  
191068619  
191171720  
1912    
191363849  
191491436  
191570969  
191684655  
191771773  
191885260  
191975573  
192074777  
192166994  
192286763  
1923644100  
192472284  
192570086  
1926597111  
192764496  
1928609101  
1929544116  
1930596103  
193165583  
1932526122  
1933509123  
1934509130  
1935450160  
1936474141  
1937448156  
1938435175  
1939434171  
1940441173  
1941466161  
1942445193  
1943418218  
1944356281  
1945305378  
1946341355  
1947338404  
1948361348  
1949373325  
1950385304  
1951395293  
1952415277  
1953422275  
1954437275  
1955417308  
1956420322  
1957378417  
1958367445  
1959369451  
1960380434  
1961383427  
1962406388  
1963413378  
1964451312  
1965478264  
1966461275  
1967493230  
1968559183  
1969523222  
1970557212  
1971552213  
1972662147  
1973634156  
1974697139  
1975722132  
1976670150  
1977720139  
1978738131  
1979785121  
1980790123  
1981762131  
1982796123  
198391693  
1984862104  
198592496  
1986915100  
1987    
198898796  
Totals:  14,731 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Ernie 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 Ernie appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 102 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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