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The name Noel is of French origin, and means Christmas.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Noel 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 Noel
Use of the Name Noel for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
37,132 24,630 12,847 5,454 2,818 1,075 566
The table below indicates the number of times the name Noel 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 Noel
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188062610  
188150013  
188263410  
1883    
188456312  
18857468  
18869286  
1887    
188857613  
188954213  
189065510  
18916839  
189251216  
189363911  
189439623  
189549917  
189666212  
189760513  
189841423  
189941121  
190059718  
190150116  
190245222  
190336528  
190446422  
190532039  
190637533  
190739433  
190832747  
190935544  
191040344  
191145143  
191243680  
1913372127  
1914408136  
1915360223  
1916414181  
1917408193  
1918436184  
1919459166  
1920411206  
1921458181  
1922421206  
1923445190  
1924437195  
1925426197  
1926425204  
1927396228  
1928350265  
1929369243  
1930394214  
1931330278  
193231829999351
1933300317  
1934303325  
1935297340  
1936297324  
193728137486764
193826642590861
193927939493557
194029037583474
194131833678685
194231936978994
194331139492771
194431636292270
194533731375998
1946354336811104
1947350378779123
1948372326824112
194936734097385
1950384306  
195138231398390
1952366342  
195337833496398
195437835499996
1955397335846132
1956381391  
1957399378  
1958369441  
1959372450  
1960400391  
1961382428  
1962396419  
1963411383  
1964418373  
1965400385  
1966345471812150
1967309568607244
1968295639676206
1969310601747184
1970299677735201
1971306638740202
1972331537768181
1973348484771175
1974343506814166
1975341500804171
1976365438857159
1977369444833180
1978380414806186
1979358492849184
1980376455832188
1981368474835187
1982370469861179
1983374463740221
1984369477694241
1985407443625300
1986388472710252
1987403461586338
1988404489628316
1989392559724273
1990394588790255
1991422537767269
1992434510819244
1993445493877221
1994448503875224
1995439520864224
1996436517832241
1997423543791263
1998456494869243
1999419562  
2000407614  
2001423583  
2002450546  
2003485509  
2004451566  
Totals:  37,132 8,833

During the last 125 years, parents have used Noel as a boy's name about 80% of the time and less frequently (about 19% 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 Noel appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 123 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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