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The name Lester is derived from a surname.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Lester 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 Lester
Use of the Name Lester for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
127,271 28,070 5,428 664 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Lester has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Lester last appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1999, 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 Lester
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880121109  
188114387  
1882110134  
1883111116  
1884118123  
1885102141  
188698160  
188789168  
188897189  
188982214  
189076225  
189183191  
18928024098910
189377243  
189469291  
189568295  
189665318  
189762310  
189870298  
189965290  
190060432  
190161332  
19025938499813
190353400  
190461398  
19055743288718
190652482  
190758492  
190860508  
190961497  
191062557  
191165657  
1912571,441  
1913591,735  
1914572,163  
1915572,946  
1916592,903  
1917612,861  
1918623,237  
1919623,015  
1920683,074  
1921673,071  
1922692,950  
1923712,769  
1924722,772  
1925812,549  
1926782,529  
1927832,442  
1928892,226  
1929882,101  
1930952,012  
1931961,910  
19321011,814  
19331081,643  
19341101,676  
19351141,627  
19361151,541  
19371161,578  
19381151,601  
19391161,546  
19401161,592  
19411261,557  
19421261,761  
19431261,747  
19441261,643  
19451311,619  
19461441,667  
19471421,934  
19481501,768  
19491491,755  
19501481,763  
19511511,709  
19521581,718  
19531571,776  
19541651,747  
19551681,683  
19561761,705  
19571851,630  
19581921,460  
19592111,333  
19602141,308  
19612171,288  
19622291,115  
19632261,104  
1964244996  
1965237952  
1966261773  
1967270727  
1968266751  
1969276721  
1970298678  
1971308623  
1972310590  
1973336506  
1974355467  
1975347495  
1976351477  
1977366453  
1978392387  
1979390420  
1980369467  
1981388434  
1982419398  
1983409395  
1984450345  
1985484320  
1986507300  
1987551272  
1988521305  
1989550312  
1990634255  
1991607280  
1992671239  
1993662242  
1994741200  
1995808175  
1996844167  
1997874159  
1998    
1999914163  
Totals:  127,271 41

During the last 125 years, parents have used Lester as a boy's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Lester appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 119 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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