Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: To Carry
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
(Or View Amos Girl)

In 2017 the name Amos...

• was given to 345 baby boys
• was the 704th most popular name for baby boys
• was 69% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Pennsylvania, Indiana, and Tennessee
• was about as popular as Kase and Kristian
Babies Named Amos Born Per Year
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Per 100,000
Total Number
(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Amos...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2016
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 2006
• is 8% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 76% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Lionel, Marshall, Royce, Opal, Lettie, Rosalie
• has the most opposite popularity history to Keven, Victor, Trent, Gabriele, Dennise, Cinthia
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Amos Per State
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Geographically the name Amos...

• 70% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Shepherd, Denver, Gannon, Ellison, Savanna, Martha
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Liam, Ethan, Logan, Aria, Penelope, Olivia
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Amos by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Amos are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Amos will be the only kid named Amos in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Amos compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Amos rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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