Main Origin Language: Greek
In 2017 the name Penelope...
• was given to 6,639 baby girls
• was the 24th most popular name for baby girls
• was 736% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Oregon, Washington, and Arizona
• was least popular in Mississippi, West Virginia, and Alabama
Babies Named Penelope Born Per Year
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Historically the name Penelope...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1989
• is 819% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 5411% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Penelope Per State
Geographically the name Penelope...
• 21% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
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Boy Names With Similar Spelling
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More information on Penelope by the Baby Name Institute
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