Granville

Granville - A very unique male name



  Jun 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Granville appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #506. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Granville and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Granville? 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 Granville. The baby boy name Granville was given to 6 baby boys in 1965, ranking #1479 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 297,469 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Granville peaked in popularity 99 years ago in 1918 on position 487.



Famous with this name

Granville Bates
Sydney Granville
Granville Baber


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Granville is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Granville is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,000 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,000.

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 Granville is where you live.


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Granville origin and meaning

Granville is a 9 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Granville, pop culture references for the name Granville and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Granville

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


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
19651479
19621647
19611255
19601651
19591653
19581239
19571507
19561195
19541362
19531640
19521222
19511042
1950992
19491134
1948983
1947915
1946861
1945931
1944817
1943819
1942843
1941800
1940781
1939716
1938915
1937723
1936756
1935723
1934638
1933669
1932763
1931698
1930609
1929746
1928629
1927650
1926598
1925580
1924530
1923524
1922597
1921618
1920569
1919614
1918487
1917559
1916547
1915628
1914587
1912651
1911506

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1000

Even more about Granville


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 Granville 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 Granville?

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
1918
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Granville
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 297,469
Letter count 9
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1911
1965 births +6

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