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The name Ferdinand is of Germanic origin, and means venture of a military expedition.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Ferdinand 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 Ferdinand
Use of the Name Ferdinand for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
6,955 512 0 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Ferdinand has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Ferdinand last appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1971, 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 Ferdinand
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188029432  
188134223  
188224348  
188330130  
188422955  
188527836  
188626840  
188724543  
188827942  
188928934  
189029933  
189131928  
189232133  
189326245  
189426444  
189529038  
189629040  
189735728  
189835630  
189929435  
190034241  
190134029  
190235032  
190349119  
190433836  
190537431  
190635934  
190738135  
190840035  
190939938  
191036948  
191139951  
1912364113  
1913371127  
1914320204  
1915339243  
1916339247  
1917362236  
1918362259  
1919404207  
1920445186  
1921407221  
1922412212  
1923433197  
1924448185  
1925478160  
1926476159  
1927482156  
1928486157  
1929500137  
1930489146  
1931565108  
1932566109  
193360393  
193466883  
1935577101  
1936531116  
193777363  
193859199  
193966181  
194080460  
194178164  
194276470  
194375773  
194482059  
194585454  
194698447  
194787064  
194882768  
1949    
195094753  
195195254  
195284269  
195387467  
195488270  
195588969  
195691966  
195797061  
1958    
195990971  
196095563  
1961    
1962    
1963    
1964    
1965    
196697556  
1967    
196897857  
1969    
1970    
197197769  
Totals:  6,955 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Ferdinand 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 Ferdinand appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 82 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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