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The name Rex is of Latin origin, and means king.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Rex 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 Rex
Use of the Name Rex for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
52,479 23,261 4,480 953 357 357 175
The table below indicates the number of times the name Rex 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 Rex
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188051913  
18817687  
188253713  
188347615  
188454013  
188545617  
188633526  
188731928  
188835128  
188937723  
189032030  
189135824  
189236828  
189336725  
189433030  
189531434  
189632235  
189733731  
189830439  
189933529  
190026959  
190134529  
190228046  
190329143  
190435233  
190529846  
190625660  
190730848  
190826864  
190927368  
191030965  
191129681  
1912281164  
1913240244  
1914233333  
1915241404  
1916231458  
1917230471  
1918234510  
1919232522  
1920210614  
1921226590  
1922213618  
1923225582  
1924228590  
1925237554  
1926239547  
1927248521  
1928244519  
1929252491  
1930235540  
1931227520  
1932214574  
1933193624  
1934197631  
1935198645  
1936201613  
1937203599  
1938203626  
1939214568  
1940230541  
1941229557  
1942252526  
1943236608  
1944235572  
1945272480  
1946235662  
1947220844  
1948210901  
1949207953  
19501961,068  
19511711,496  
19521761,495  
19531891,336  
19541891,377  
19551921,394  
19561931,446  
19572011,338  
19582141,238  
19592171,281  
19602151,308  
19612191,270  
19622271,131  
1963245983  
1964247957  
1965264789  
1966275719  
1967306581  
1968341512  
1969362476  
1970362507  
1971368474  
1972405376  
1973431326  
1974466294  
1975469295  
1976467283  
1977472290  
1978514254  
1979525259  
1980488299  
1981517267  
1982524264  
1983532246  
1984538256  
1985542261  
1986587229  
1987600231  
1988592248  
1989667224  
1990664231  
1991685218  
1992716208  
1993792178  
1994824167  
1995874156  
1996936139  
1997903152  
1998943149  
1999    
2000    
2001    
2002    
2003910182  
2004947175  
Totals:  52,479 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Rex 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 Rex appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 121 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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