Ivory

Ivory - A very unique male name



  Dec 11,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ivory appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #606. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ivory and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ivory? 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 Ivory. The baby boy name Ivory was given to 12 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2797 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 136,755 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ivory peaked in popularity 67 years ago in 1950 on position 469.



Famous with this name

Ivory
James Ivory
Paulette Ivory


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Ivory is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ivory is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,324 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,399.

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 Ivory is where you live.


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Ivory origin and meaning

Ivory is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ivory, pop culture references for the name Ivory and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ivory

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

Iver / Ivery / Ivor / Ivar /

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
20122797
20103374
20094100
20073235
20062866
20043233
20033710
20013604
20002611
19993447
19982511
19972028
19961672
19951881
19943340
19931898
19921929
19912066
19901507
19891869
19881177
19871236
19861181
19851214
19841323
19831050
1982913
19811057
19801080
1979945
19781076
1977951
19761314
19751043
1974951
19731011
19721056
1971994
1970884
1969947
1968926
1967778
1966794
1965729
1964728
1963710
1962709
1961677
1960633
1959684
1958579
1957570
1956590
1955603
1954522
1953621
1952522
1951517
1950469
1949595
1948591
1947702
1946612
1945631
1944567
1943575
1942587
1941677
1940672
1939514
1938602
1937602
1936644
1935643
1934635
1933663
1932613
1931777
1930664
1929675
1928579
1927639
1926835
1925802
1924590
1923709
1922707
1921702
1920656
1919579
1918641
1917813
1916666
1915743
1914675
1913680
1912917
1911474
1910606

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1324
Texas2399

Even more about Ivory


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 Ivory 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 Ivory?

3 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
1950
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ivory
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 136,755
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +12

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