Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Warlike
Main Origin Language: Latin

In 2017 the name Markus...

• was given to 223 baby boys
• was the 932nd most popular name for baby boys
• was 35% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Utah, Missouri, and Wisconsin
• was about as popular as Leroy and Camilo
Babies Named Markus Born Per Year
Created by
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 Markus...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1994
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1950
• is 902% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 16% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Alexander, Ian, Zachariah, Molly, Jaymee, Kaycee
• has the most opposite popularity history to Billy, Bert, Buddy, Georgette, Lavon, Marcella
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Markus Per State
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Geographically the name Markus...

• 13% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Vance, Callahan, Grey, Finnley, Mercedes, Sapphire
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Landon, Brayden, Gabriel, Abigail, Riley, Natalie
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 Markus by the Baby Name Institute

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