Agnes

Agnes - A very unique female name



  Dec 07,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Agnes, meaning pure, virginal, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #41. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Agnes and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Agnes? 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 Agnes. The baby girl name Agnes was given to 47 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2057 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 30,069 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Agnes peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1911 on position 39.



Famous with this name

Ágnes Bánfalvy
Agnčs Varda
Ágnes Kocsis


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Agnes is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Agnes is currently topping the baby name charts in Missouri at position #812 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,825.

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 Agnes is where you live.


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Agnes origin and meaning

Agnes is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means pure, virginal. To see famous people named Agnes, pop culture references for the name Agnes and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Agnes

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

Agnieszka / Asencion / Ascencion / Agness / Akanksha / Akansha / Ascension / Asuncion /

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
20122057
20112192
20103075
20092874
20083517
20073264
20062804
20053332
20042840
20032457
20022619
20012645
20002031
19992465
19981914
19973130
19962051
19952065
19941979
19932087
19922236
19911967
19901900
19891647
19881654
19871691
19861557
19851636
19841671
19831565
19821455
19811271
19801594
19791663
19781750
19771747
19761545
19751326
19741329
19731321
19721086
1971964
19701070
1969907
1968835
1967705
1966694
1965602
1964600
1963539
1962523
1961488
1960474
1959469
1958467
1957424
1956398
1955364
1954376
1953322
1952329
1951310
1950286
1949284
1948269
1947261
1946242
1945231
1944204
1943201
1942187
1941179
1940170
1939162
1938157
1937153
1936138
1935138
1934119
1933117
1932114
1931103
1930101
192994
192885
192781
192677
192569
192463
192363
192262
192156
192054
191950
191847
191748
191650
191545
191444
191340
191240
191139
191041

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Missouri812
New York966
Washington1079
California1751
Texas2825

Even more about Agnes


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 Agnes 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 Agnes?

1 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
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Agnes
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 30,069
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +47

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