Art

Art - A very unique male name



  May 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Art, meaning noble one; bear man, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #847. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Art and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Art? 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 Art. The baby boy name Art was given to 6 baby boys in 2012, ranking #3445 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 273,510 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Art peaked in popularity 73 years ago in 1946 on position 571.



Famous with this name

Art Carney
Art Marcum
Art Malik


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Art is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Art is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,244 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,244.

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 Art is where you live.


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Art origin and meaning

Art is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means noble one; bear man. To see famous people named Art, pop culture references for the name Art and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Art

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

Artie / Arath / Arda / Ardit / Artha / Artee / Ardith /

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
20123445
20103487
20033185
20023403
20012460
20002877
19992782
19982581
19972856
19962137
19952332
19943163
19932128
19922327
19911914
19901739
19891543
19881720
19872170
19861739
19851972
19841853
19831528
19821748
19811789
19801596
19791822
19781615
19771980
19761654
19751526
19741689
19731289
19721299
19711300
19701158
19691119
19681031
19671140
1966860
1965773
1964695
1963658
1962695
1961614
1960588
1959639
1958608
1957626
1956938
19551009
19541061
1953963
19521249
19511305
1950892
1949943
1948637
1947664
1946571
1945599
1944674
1943619
1942582
1941726
1940704
1939657
1938751
1937701
1936751
1935810
1934971
1933703
1932981
1931857
1930905
19291283
19281039
1927902
19261083
19251312
19241457
19221152
19211119
19191383
19181392
1912847

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California2244

Even more about Art


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 Art 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Art?

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
1946
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Art
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 273,510
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +6

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