Heber

Heber - A very unique male name



  Jan 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Heber, meaning partner, togetherness, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1043. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Heber and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Heber? 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 Heber. The baby boy name Heber was given to 29 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2001 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 56,588 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Heber peaked in popularity 96 years ago in 1921 on position 930.



Famous with this name

Brent Heber
Jim Heber
Susan Heber


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Heber is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Heber is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #366 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,105.

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 Heber is where you live.


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Heber origin and meaning

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

Similar to Heber

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

Hoover / Hooper / Huber /

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
20122001
20112375
20101840
20091883
20081810
20071875
20061804
20051579
20041999
20032344
20021688
20011621
20001625
19992100
19982319
19971833
19961700
19952173
19942207
19932149
19921974
19911994
19902218
19892159
19881907
19862288
19852228
19841758
19831641
19822374
19812318
19751711
19741947
19711893
19401395
19351424
19341603
19311302
19301451
19281282
19261244
19251503
19241054
19231360
19221232
1921930
19201452
19191179
19181421
19171097
19161488
19151126
19141390
19131043

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah366
Texas1602
California2105

Even more about Heber


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 Heber 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 Heber?

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
1921
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Heber
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 56,588
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +29

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