Hong

Hong - A very unique female name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hong appeared on the charts for the first time in 1980 on position #2789. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hong and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hong? 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 Hong. The baby girl name Hong was given to 7 baby girls in 1993, ranking #3596 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 222,654 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hong peaked in popularity 37 years ago in 1982 on position 1826.



Famous with this name

James Hong
Ki Hong Lee
Hong Yi-joo


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Rating: 5/5 (1 people)


Hong is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hong is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #2,647 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,647.

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 Hong is where you live.


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Hong origin and meaning

Hong is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Hong, pop culture references for the name Hong and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Hong

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

Hennessy / Huong / Hanako / Hang / Henchy / Hansika / Henessy / Hennessey / Hennesy / Hoang /

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
19933596
19923632
19913902
19882550
19872934
19862506
19852394
19843070
19832268
19821826
19812738
19802789

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California2647

Even more about Hong


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 Hong 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 Hong?

1 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
1982
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Hong
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 222,654
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1980
1993 births +7

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