Beckett

Beckett - A very unique male name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Beckett, meaning bee cottage, appeared on the charts for the first time in 2000 on position #3071. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Beckett and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Beckett? 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 Beckett. The baby boy name Beckett was given to 1,025 baby boys in 2012, ranking #311 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,601 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Beckett peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 311.



Famous with this name

Joel Beckett
Joel Beckett
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Beckett is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Beckett is currently topping the baby name charts in North Dakota at position #117 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #965.

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 Beckett is where you live.


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Beckett origin and meaning

Beckett is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means bee cottage. To see famous people named Beckett, pop culture references for the name Beckett and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Beckett

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

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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
2012311
2011328
2010354
2009412
2008481
2007648
2006770
20051155
20041304
20032034
20022035
20012767
20003071

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Dakota117
Nebraska126
Wyoming138
Iowa147
Minnesota148
Maine152
New Hampshire157
Montana163
South Dakota192
Kansas193
Wisconsin193
Rhode Island203
Arkansas204
Missouri211
Ohio227
South Carolina236
Utah242
Colorado247
Oklahoma263
North Carolina264
Washington267
Indiana273
Idaho280
Michigan286
Illinois294
Kentucky300
Tennessee316
Pennsylvania322
Georgia323
Oregon329
Texas352
Virginia364
Arizona389
Massachusetts391
Maryland393
Nevada401
California417
New Mexico444
Connecticut484
Alabama505
New York535
Louisiana546
Florida677
New Jersey965

Even more about Beckett


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 Beckett 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 Beckett?

2 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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Beckett
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,601
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 2000
2012 births +1,025

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