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The name Seth is of Hebrew origin, and means to appoint.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Seth 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 Seth
Use of the Name Seth for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
128,175 123,811 102,155 51,626 28,934 10,320 5,091
The table below indicates the number of times the name Seth 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 Seth
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188035025  
188127035  
188231231  
188333026  
188439521  
188528934  
188636723  
188740318  
188834230  
188934727  
189050715  
189137422  
189235429  
189350215  
189456014  
189548818  
189671711  
189745719  
189860314  
189965511  
190044227  
190152915  
190278710  
190352018  
190464014  
190558917  
190658317  
190755320  
190857720  
190955523  
191081415  
191168722  
191268140  
191353666  
191462267  
191565380  
191663985  
191766881  
191861999  
191967485  
1920598111  
1921609108  
192265397  
192366992  
192473083  
192566294  
192669883  
192780768  
192875274  
192981664  
193090455  
193184856  
193278766  
193372970  
193472871  
193584755  
193685052  
193780160  
193876365  
193978261  
194083757  
194174370  
194270683  
194370782  
194478065  
194570376  
194669089  
194771892  
194868099  
1949569140  
1950588134  
1951652116  
1952620129  
1953542171  
1954492217  
1955504214  
1956484247  
1957487259  
1958442315  
1959468292  
1960435343  
1961443328  
1962447314  
1963462291  
1964429348  
1965432320  
1966409341  
1967380393  
1968334522  
1969319582  
1970269794  
1971272777  
1972244865  
19731961,134  
19741701,401  
19751361,860  
19761262,100  
19771192,282  
19781062,497  
19791012,837  
1980993,046  
1981953,131  
19821022,900  
1983982,854  
1984992,910  
19851052,814  
1986972,979  
1987893,334  
1988913,482  
1989943,631  
19901023,562  
1991993,799  
1992943,906  
1993934,058  
1994904,123  
1995973,907  
19961033,883  
1997974,035  
1998874,575  
1999656,292  
2000636,701  
2001686,206  
2002725,707  
2003805,229  
2004825,091  
Totals:  128,175 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Seth as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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