Ethyl

Ethyl - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ethyl appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #974. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ethyl and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ethyl? 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 Ethyl. The baby girl name Ethyl was given to 5 baby girls in 1936, ranking #1603 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 192,628 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ethyl peaked in popularity 105 years ago in 1914 on position 854.



Famous with this name

Ethyl May Halls
Ethyle Cooke
Ethyle Batley


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Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Ethyl is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ethyl is currently topping the baby name charts in Pennsylvania at position #660 - and is the least popular in Pennsylvania at position #660.

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 Ethyl is where you live.


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Ethyl origin and meaning

Ethyl is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ethyl, pop culture references for the name Ethyl and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ethyl

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

Ethel / Eudelia / Eudell / Eathel / Ettel / Edell / Ethyle / Etoile / Edelia / Edilia /

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
19361603
19271888
19261433
19251409
19241223
19231397
19221909
19211289
19201854
1919888
1918877
1917975
1916937
1915955
1914854
1913975
19121042
1911873
1910974

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Pennsylvania660

Even more about Ethyl


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 Ethyl 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 Ethyl?

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
1914
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ethyl
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 192,628
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
1936 births +5

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