Cesar

Cesar - A very unique male name



  Jun 24,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cesar, meaning head of hair, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1916 on position #1345. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cesar and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cesar? 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 Cesar. The baby boy name Cesar was given to 1,409 baby boys in 2012, ranking #255 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,165 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cesar peaked in popularity 14 years ago in 2004 on position 157.



Famous with this name

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Cesar Alvarado
Cesar Ramos


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Cesar is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cesar is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #126 - and is the least popular in Pennsylvania at position #943.

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 Cesar is where you live.


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Cesar origin and meaning

Cesar is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means head of hair. To see famous people named Cesar, pop culture references for the name Cesar and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cesar

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

Corey / Cory / Cary / Carey / Caesar / Ceasar / Ciro / Crew / Corry / Cesario /

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
2012255
2011219
2010201
2009199
2008166
2007167
2006169
2005163
2004157
2003167
2002162
2001160
2000170
1999182
1998170
1997188
1996170
1995175
1994178
1993174
1992197
1991207
1990203
1989221
1988232
1987262
1986256
1985252
1984253
1983265
1982258
1981245
1980265
1979273
1978270
1977288
1976264
1975284
1974278
1973313
1972351
1971381
1970389
1969416
1968451
1967466
1966497
1965496
1964513
1963567
1962564
1961581
1960594
1959632
1958635
1957645
1956667
1955685
1954719
1953796
1952752
1951772
1950781
1949752
1948759
1947838
1946851
1945939
1944929
19431051
19421050
19411012
19401243
19391011
1938945
19371282
19361198
19351313
19341285
19331258
19321364
19311181
19301424
19291332
19281584
19271422
19261546
19251425
19211772
19201753
19191691
19161345

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California126
Nevada128
Texas129
New Mexico147
Arizona154
District of Columbia214
Washington216
Illinois217
Colorado245
Oklahoma247
Florida285
New York289
Nebraska291
Kansas303
Oregon304
Georgia314
Virginia339
North Carolina346
New Jersey347
Utah369
Indiana382
Iowa405
Idaho422
Maryland439
Connecticut472
Arkansas485
Wisconsin499
Missouri566
Kentucky572
Massachusetts589
Tennessee609
Louisiana674
Ohio713
Michigan713
Pennsylvania943

Even more about Cesar


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 Cesar 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 Cesar?

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
2004
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Cesar
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,165
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1916
2012 births +1,409

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