Inez

Inez - A very unique female name



  Feb 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Inez, meaning pure, virginal, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #97. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Inez and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Inez? 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 Inez. The baby girl name Inez was given to 28 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2581 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 50,473 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Inez peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 97.



Famous with this name

Inez Cocke
Inez Gomez
Inez Courtney


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Rating: 3/5 (4 people)


Inez is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Inez is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,459 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,176.

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 Inez is where you live.


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Inez origin and meaning

Inez is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means pure, virginal. To see famous people named Inez, pop culture references for the name Inez and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Inez

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

Ines / Inga / Inge / Inis / Inessa / Imunique / Inika / Insha /

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
20122581
20112937
20103706
20092844
20082818
20072767
20063045
20052722
20042605
20032876
20022204
20012100
20001951
19992065
19982102
19971991
19962388
19952202
19941889
19931740
19922170
19911674
19901494
19891752
19881625
19871563
19861541
19851471
19841319
19831297
19821272
19811273
19801117
19791163
19781149
19771053
1976954
19751002
19741132
19731153
19721080
1971890
1970951
1969883
1968894
1967854
1966721
1965785
1964751
1963671
1962698
1961670
1960639
1959652
1958617
1957544
1956543
1955526
1954523
1953484
1952465
1951430
1950424
1949399
1948401
1947374
1946359
1945340
1944308
1943319
1942283
1941280
1940262
1939253
1938253
1937219
1936217
1935210
1934200
1933190
1932184
1931166
1930171
1929165
1928157
1927149
1926150
1925139
1924144
1923141
1922130
1921126
1920121
1919117
1918115
1917109
1916107
1915101
1914100
191397
1912100
191198
191097

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1459
Texas2176

Even more about Inez


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 Inez 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 Inez?

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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Inez
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 50,473
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +28

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