Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Bald
Main Origin Language: Latin
(Or View Calvin Girl)

In 2017 the name Calvin...

• was given to 2,689 baby boys
• was the 145th most popular name for baby boys
• was 66% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Utah, Vermont, and Minnesota
• was least popular in Louisiana, Texas, and New Jersey
• was about as popular as Jesus and Abel
Babies Named Calvin Born Per Year
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(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 Calvin...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1956
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1980
• is 26% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 32% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Harvey, Harlan, Arlen, June, Winifred, Vera
• has the most opposite popularity history to Antonio, Rolando, Roberto, Angelle, Marisol, Alisia
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Calvin Per State
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Geographically the name Calvin...

• 10% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Oliver, Emmett, Henry, Evelyn, Hazel, Isla
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Christian, Brandon, Ayden, Amiyah, Alyssa, Genesis
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 Calvin by the Baby Name Institute

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