Heidi

Heidi - A very unique female name



  Mar 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Heidi, meaning of noble birth, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1938 on position #998. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Heidi and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Heidi? 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 Heidi. The baby girl name Heidi was given to 910 baby girls in 2012, ranking #330 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,553 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Heidi peaked in popularity 45 years ago in 1974 on position 60.



Famous with this name

Heidi Staley
Heidi Diggelmann
Heidi Herschbach


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Rating: 5/5 (12 people)


Heidi is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Heidi is currently topping the baby name charts in Wyoming at position #115 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #692.

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 Heidi is where you live.


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Heidi origin and meaning

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

Similar to Heidi

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

Hattie / Heidy / Hettie / Haydee / Heide / Hedy / Huda / Heydi / Haidee / Haddie /

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
2012330
2011332
2010300
2009292
2008288
2007303
2006297
2005321
2004341
2003315
2002322
2001361
2000343
1999332
1998343
1997325
1996289
1995288
1994274
1993243
1992224
1991217
1990200
1989181
1988162
1987145
1986131
1985125
1984102
198395
198286
198184
198079
197983
197883
197781
197670
197566
197460
197365
197264
197177
197081
196981
196889
196788
196687
1965104
1964124
1963140
1962156
1961165
1960170
1959186
1958187
1957220
1956225
1955264
1954292
1953319
1952422
1951468
1950518
1949518
1948526
1947583
1946634
1945790
1944700
1943756
1942948
19411143
1939936
1938998

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Wyoming115
West Virginia129
Utah160
Kentucky204
Colorado206
New Hampshire211
Montana232
Idaho232
Missouri235
Alabama255
Washington259
District of Columbia278
California285
Indiana291
Ohio296
Arkansas300
Texas307
Virginia307
Oklahoma311
Minnesota328
Kansas336
North Carolina336
Wisconsin346
Michigan376
Tennessee380
South Carolina395
Illinois404
Arizona421
Maryland423
Georgia444
New Jersey461
Nebraska472
Massachusetts475
Connecticut477
Pennsylvania486
Florida522
Oregon552
New York560
Iowa661
Louisiana692

Even more about Heidi


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 Heidi 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 Heidi?

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
1974
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Heidi
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,553
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1938
2012 births +910

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