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The name Lance is a diminutive form of Lancelot.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Lance 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 Lance
Use of the Name Lance for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
93,939 85,190 37,551 10,976 6,040 2,311 1,149
The table below indicates the number of times the name Lance has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Lance first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1901, 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 Lance
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
19019017  
19028948  
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1934    
193599441  
193670372  
193772370  
1938339267  
1939323291  
1940358254  
1941369249  
1942332338  
1943357293  
1944297403  
1945298401  
1946316414  
1947279600  
1948268610  
1949263614  
1950249735  
1951246747  
1952257705  
1953261713  
1954231917  
19552221,053  
19562181,117  
19572221,156  
19582311,126  
19592031,431  
19601711,877  
19611731,800  
19621602,003  
19631661,868  
19641572,090  
19651691,754  
19661561,808  
19671521,804  
19681441,987  
19691033,026  
1970764,145  
1971983,166  
19721262,249  
19731481,681  
19741591,525  
19751631,494  
19761451,729  
19771401,916  
19781341,968  
19791421,866  
19801521,780  
19811601,681  
19821421,970  
19831351,959  
19841262,134  
19851302,152  
19861342,048  
19871421,992  
19881471,884  
19891651,825  
19901811,697  
19911971,570  
19922041,507  
19932301,258  
19942571,118  
19952581,091  
19962681,048  
1997298915  
1998316880  
19992881,002  
20002671,220  
20012561,281  
20022611,228  
20032691,162  
20042751,149  
Totals:  93,939 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Lance 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 Lance appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 72 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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