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The name Nolan is of Irish origin, and means little proud one.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Nolan 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 Nolan
Use of the Name Nolan for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
39,671 31,889 27,457 17,476 11,010 4,668 2,460
The table below indicates the number of times the name Nolan has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Nolan first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1881, 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 Nolan
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18819715  
1882    
1883    
18848247  
1885    
1886    
18876659  
1888    
1889    
1890    
1891    
189273610  
18937459  
189461912  
18958498  
18968129  
189763412  
1898    
189969610  
190064216  
190166811  
190257815  
190376510  
190453118  
190558417  
190651420  
190749023  
190867216  
190949328  
191050831  
191152732  
191250162  
191346089  
1914467108  
1915513118  
1916465150  
1917467150  
1918528131  
1919492148  
1920483159  
1921445192  
1922460181  
1923459178  
1924486162  
1925477161  
1926463168  
1927463174  
1928488157  
1929492142  
1930438179  
1931449157  
1932409187  
1933426166  
1934398191  
1935399188  
1936432167  
1937421181  
1938404196  
1939395206  
1940383222  
1941446173  
1942452188  
1943435208  
1944424205  
1945450175  
1946462191  
1947476199  
1948455213  
1949449220  
1950448215  
1951491190  
1952483211  
1953511189  
1954504207  
1955517197  
1956528199  
1957571182  
1958575182  
1959578185  
1960609165  
1961618165  
1962659139  
1963640151  
1964613163  
1965708111  
1966593160  
1967659129  
1968628145  
1969634156  
1970608179  
1971579199  
1972673143  
1973594176  
1974622167  
1975569201  
1976572202  
1977568218  
1978513254  
1979519264  
1980465324  
1981418393  
1982401420  
1983379450  
1984352519  
1985379476  
1986384478  
1987395480  
1988389506  
1989364617  
1990302845  
19912571,056  
19922471,163  
19932491,143  
19942581,111  
19952631,065  
19962571,106  
19972351,311  
19982331,363  
19992111,621  
20001802,026  
20011802,088  
20021722,228  
20031752,208  
20041622,460  
Totals:  39,671 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Nolan 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 slightly lower than actual counts because the name Nolan appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 115 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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