Hope

Hope - A very unique female name



  Mar 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Hope appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #612. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Hope and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Hope? 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 Hope. The baby girl name Hope was given to 1,387 baby girls in 2012, ranking #223 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,019 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Hope peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 1999 on position 143.



Famous with this name

Hope Davis
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Courtney Hope


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Hope is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Hope is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #113 - and is the least popular in Nevada at position #506.

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 Hope is where you live.


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Hope origin and meaning

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

Similar to Hope

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

Hiba / Heba / Habiba / Hibah / Hopie / Haifa / Hibba / Hubbie / Hebe /

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
2012223
2011229
2010242
2009232
2008220
2007203
2006198
2005182
2004178
2003171
2002160
2001150
2000146
1999143
1998160
1997169
1996184
1995193
1994231
1993288
1992311
1991262
1990267
1989300
1988298
1987306
1986277
1985273
1984291
1983435
1982408
1981357
1980314
1979307
1978270
1977241
1976213
1975202
1974196
1973257
1972214
1971205
1970294
1969288
1968306
1967271
1966224
1965252
1964246
1963399
1962437
1961438
1960410
1959398
1958381
1957455
1956384
1955378
1954393
1953398
1952401
1951386
1950366
1949416
1948454
1947408
1946378
1945506
1944491
1943435
1942418
1941470
1940494
1939473
1938436
1937462
1936473
1935531
1934489
1933469
1932475
1931475
1930440
1929443
1928426
1927369
1926395
1925382
1924333
1923344
1922342
1921351
1920352
1919357
1918351
1917365
1916385
1915418
1914549
1913531
1912596
1911636
1910612

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico113
Rhode Island116
Hawaii138
Pennsylvania145
Kansas146
Wisconsin154
Arkansas154
Ohio156
Maryland158
Colorado162
Oklahoma162
South Dakota172
Oregon173
Virginia175
Washington177
District of Columbia179
Michigan195
Tennessee198
Indiana199
South Carolina202
Louisiana212
Missouri219
West Virginia220
North Carolina221
Nebraska223
Georgia230
Montana231
Florida235
Minnesota238
Kentucky244
Texas245
Illinois258
Iowa261
Idaho263
Alabama271
Utah278
Massachusetts305
Arizona330
New Jersey335
New York344
California363
Mississippi375
Connecticut475
Nevada506

Even more about Hope


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 Hope 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 Hope?

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
1999
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Hope
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,019
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +1,387

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