Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Bitter
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
(Or View Marion Boy)

In 2017 the name Marion...

• was given to 141 baby girls
• was the 1,543rd most popular name for baby girls
• was 24% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Oregon, Wisconsin, and Louisiana
• a unisex name which was given to girls 66% of the time
• was about as popular as Saphira and Tianna
Babies Named Marion 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 Marion...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 1950
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 2008
• is 88% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 1% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Barbara, Dolores, Glenda, Gary, Harry, Stanley
• has the most opposite popularity history to Elana, Annalisa, Ilana, Rafael, Francesco, Brandt
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Marion Per State
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Geographically the name Marion...

• 20% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Dani, Marlowe, Bernadette, Jethro, Monroe, Ash
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Abigail, Isabella, Elizabeth, Gabriel, Thomas, Jackson
Boy 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 Marion by the Baby Name Institute

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