Ernesto

Ernesto - A very unique male name



  Jul 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ernesto appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #557. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ernesto and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ernesto? 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 Ernesto. The baby boy name Ernesto was given to 423 baby boys in 2012, ranking #555 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,880 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ernesto peaked in popularity 38 years ago in 1981 on position 290.



Famous with this name

Ernesto Gastaldi
Ernesto Colli
Ernesto Arancibia


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Rating: 3/5 (4 people)


Ernesto is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ernesto is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #272 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,067.

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 Ernesto is where you live.


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Ernesto origin and meaning

Ernesto is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ernesto, pop culture references for the name Ernesto and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ernesto

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

Ernest / Earnest / Ernst /

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
2012555
2011495
2010500
2009466
2008414
2007411
2006382
2005367
2004349
2003336
2002326
2001331
2000350
1999332
1998336
1997330
1996334
1995332
1994318
1993324
1992315
1991319
1990314
1989311
1988301
1987331
1986317
1985323
1984318
1983310
1982313
1981290
1980307
1979330
1978320
1977330
1976313
1975334
1974349
1973357
1972370
1971359
1970378
1969403
1968381
1967404
1966394
1965411
1964411
1963408
1962412
1961469
1960418
1959428
1958429
1957412
1956422
1955437
1954454
1953433
1952404
1951416
1950387
1949403
1948418
1947445
1946428
1945413
1944439
1943469
1942449
1941471
1940466
1939436
1938473
1937490
1936431
1935452
1934424
1933462
1932452
1931434
1930418
1929451
1928472
1927502
1926465
1925506
1924508
1923489
1922545
1921546
1920619
1919547
1918657
1917646
1916655
1915689
1914686
1913628
1912567
1911515
1910557

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California272
Texas295
Arizona304
Nevada339
New Mexico389
Colorado422
Florida547
Iowa580
Washington597
Illinois657
North Carolina739
Georgia810
Indiana958
Virginia1014
New York1067

Even more about Ernesto


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 Ernesto 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 Ernesto?

3 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
1981
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ernesto
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,880
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +423

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