Adelaide

Adelaide - A very unique female name



  Jul 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Adelaide, meaning noble, nobility, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #278. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Adelaide and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Adelaide? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Adelaide. The baby girl name Adelaide was given to 891 baby girls in 2012, ranking #341 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,586 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Adelaide peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1913 on position 261.



Famous with this name

Adelaide Kane
Adelaide Clemens
Adélaïde Nicvert


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Adelaide is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Adelaide is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #113 - and is the least popular in Iowa at position #611.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Adelaide is where you live.


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Adelaide origin and meaning

Adelaide is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means noble, nobility. To see famous people named Adelaide, pop culture references for the name Adelaide and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Adelaide

We've found the following names that sound similar to Adelaide, sorted by popularity.

Adelaida / Adelita / Adelayda /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012341
2011407
2010433
2009565
2008554
2007739
2006936
2005891
20041088
20031257
20021193
20011257
20001479
19991743
19981757
19971707
19962220
19952792
19942071
19932677
19914139
19903297
19893938
19883023
19853036
19832654
19793031
19772931
19702638
19692326
19671841
19652276
19642309
19621628
19611997
19601581
19591666
19581914
19571496
19561531
19551383
19541256
19531396
19521285
19511221
19501069
19491099
1948895
19471130
19461115
19451002
1944853
1943703
1942826
1941672
1940655
1939714
1938645
1937672
1936584
1935650
1934590
1933615
1932605
1931554
1930462
1929455
1928442
1927417
1926415
1925393
1924387
1923358
1922325
1921323
1920305
1919292
1918292
1917272
1916284
1915263
1914262
1913261
1912264
1911267
1910278

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah113
District of Columbia130
Idaho132
Alaska160
Montana174
Washington198
Colorado200
New Hampshire201
Minnesota212
Delaware219
Louisiana237
Ohio257
Massachusetts258
Maine259
Missouri264
Virginia267
Oregon274
North Carolina280
Pennsylvania293
Alabama323
Wisconsin325
Kansas326
Maryland330
South Carolina359
Illinois369
Connecticut374
New York374
West Virginia377
Nebraska390
Indiana394
Kentucky410
Texas428
Arkansas448
New Jersey451
Michigan462
Mississippi481
California486
Tennessee518
Arizona530
Florida533
Georgia555
Oklahoma581
Iowa611

Even more about Adelaide


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Adelaide a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Adelaide?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1913
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Adelaide
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,586
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +891

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