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The name Jeremiah is of Hebrew origin, and means Yahweh exalts.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Jeremiah 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 Jeremiah
Use of the Name Jeremiah for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
101,500 95,306 74,427 36,128 22,561 10,064 5,262
The table below indicates the number of times the name Jeremiah 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 Jeremiah
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188027837  
188127234  
188230233  
188327337  
188428138  
188526540  
188626940  
188726638  
188830934  
188925642  
189029235  
189129432  
189232333  
189332629  
189434428  
189535228  
189628143  
189733331  
189835730  
189937924  
190032743  
190141621  
190237129  
190340624  
190434135  
190541727  
190648322  
190749822  
190852923  
190952525  
191046535  
191148837  
191252657  
191348879  
191454083  
191566876  
1916549109  
1917587103  
1918599105  
1919542122  
1920540129  
1921556128  
1922559129  
1923559125  
1924573124  
1925548126  
1926573116  
1927521137  
1928586112  
1929550115  
1930531126  
1931548114  
1932531121  
1933538113  
1934534121  
1935547111  
1936555107  
1937560108  
1938550111  
1939561104  
1940540118  
1941534122  
1942545128  
1943578120  
1944615100  
1945557116  
1946588119  
1947599129  
1948566140  
1949525162  
1950535162  
1951554151  
1952526177  
1953610141  
1954562169  
1955573164  
1956596162  
1957565186  
1958626149  
1959625153  
1960634151  
1961681128  
1962684129  
1963669137  
1964699122  
1965738101  
1966650130  
1967666127  
1968662129  
1969629157  
1970554216  
1971453321  
1972430342  
1973256763  
19741781,289  
19751491,645  
1976932,867  
1977684,154  
1978813,435  
1979813,722  
1980764,092  
1981773,892  
1982893,328  
19831002,838  
19841022,769  
19851112,531  
19861182,384  
19871302,124  
19881362,183  
19891452,147  
19901542,004  
19911562,087  
19921611,937  
19931661,906  
19941572,077  
19951632,047  
19961642,098  
19971302,920  
19981143,211  
19991083,291  
20001033,623  
2001914,195  
2002864,679  
2003904,802  
2004785,262  
Totals:  101,500 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Jeremiah as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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