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Al - A very unique female name



  Aug 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Al appeared on the charts for the first time in 1971 on position #2647. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Al and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Al? 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 Al. The baby girl name Al was given to 5 baby girls in 1971, ranking #2647 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 300,512 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Al peaked in popularity 48 years ago in 1971 on position 2647.



Famous with this name

Al Pacino
Al Goto
Al Shean


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Al is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Al is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #851 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #851.

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 Al is where you live.


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Al origin and meaning

Al is a 2 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Al, pop culture references for the name Al and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Al

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

Aaliyah / Allie / Aliyah / Ayla / Aleah / Ali / Ally / Aliya / Alia / Alayah /

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
19712647

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey851

Even more about Al


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 Al 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 Al?

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
1971
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Al
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 300,512
Letter count 2
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1971
1971 births +5

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