Kimberley

Kimberley - A very unique female name



  Jul 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kimberley appeared on the charts for the first time in 1946 on position #1721. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kimberley and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kimberley? 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 Kimberley. The baby girl name Kimberley was given to 21 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2923 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 67,298 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kimberley peaked in popularity 52 years ago in 1967 on position 166.



Famous with this name

Kimberley Sustad
Kimberley Nixon
Kimberley Russell


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Kimberley is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kimberley is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #1,994 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,217.

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 Kimberley is where you live.


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Kimberley origin and meaning

Kimberley is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kimberley, pop culture references for the name Kimberley and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kimberley

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

Kimberly / Kimberlee / Kimber / Kimberli / Kimberlie / Kimberlyn / Kymberly / Kimberely / Kambree / Kimbra /

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
20122923
20112450
20102355
20092434
20082965
20071805
20061992
20052480
20041773
20032081
20022462
20011642
20001589
19991459
19981365
19971158
19961021
19951033
1994934
1993918
1992864
1991760
1990665
1989720
1988676
1987669
1986553
1985580
1984570
1983502
1982470
1981452
1980398
1979385
1978370
1977351
1976317
1975277
1974252
1973235
1972217
1971192
1970184
1969178
1968176
1967166
1966170
1965189
1964219
1963233
1962224
1961254
1960256
1959309
1958338
1957339
1956357
1955485
1954551
1953679
1952876
19511168
19501137
19491161
19481141
19471537
19461721

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California1994
Texas2217

Even more about Kimberley


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 Kimberley 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 Kimberley?

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
1967
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Kimberley
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 67,298
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1946
2012 births +21

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