Eugene

Eugene - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Eugene appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1223. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Eugene and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Eugene? 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 Eugene. The baby girl name Eugene was given to 6 baby girls in 1992, ranking #3887 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 265,968 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Eugene peaked in popularity 89 years ago in 1930 on position 875.



Famous with this name

Eugene Levy
Eugene
Eugene Mirman


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Eugene is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Eugene is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,995 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,995.

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 Eugene is where you live.


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Eugene origin and meaning

Eugene is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Eugene, pop culture references for the name Eugene and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Eugene

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

Eugenia / Esme / Eugenie / Ekam / Esmee / Eugena / Esma / Esmie / Ezma / Eugina /

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
19923887
19752122
19421738
19371599
19361452
19341631
19321050
1931993
1930875
19291095
19281165
1927969
19261005
19251891
19241360
19231235
19221913
19211389
19201159
19181307
19171731
19161169
19141399
19131223

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California2995

Even more about Eugene


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 Eugene 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 Eugene?

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
1930
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Eugene
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 265,968
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1913
1992 births +6

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