Levy

Levy - A very unique male name



  Dec 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Levy, meaning joined, attached, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #572. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Levy and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Levy? 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 Levy. The baby boy name Levy was given to 20 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2327 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 82,053 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Levy peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 572.



Famous with this name

Shawn Levy
Jane Levy
Eugene Levy


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Levy is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Levy is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,526 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,943.

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 Levy is where you live.


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Levy origin and meaning

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

Similar to Levy

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

Levi / Lupe / Leif / Lipa / Lev / Leib / Luby / Levie / Love / Leiby /

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
20122327
20112840
20083306
20074209
20063593
20052916
20042481
20033826
20023712
20012504
20002532
19992870
19983052
19963380
19933445
19912318
19902333
19893245
19882226
19852272
19821892
19601693
19591687
19561687
19541674
19511485
19501225
19491655
19481498
19471525
19461622
19451519
19441087
19431097
19411389
19391221
19381165
19371404
19361299
19351083
19331428
19321151
1931898
19301558
19291022
19281135
19271166
1926977
1925933
19241336
1923888
1922738
1921792
1920915
1919780
1918857
19171045
19161378
1915792
19141416
19121057
1910572

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1526
Texas1631
New York1943

Even more about Levy


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 Levy 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 Levy?

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
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Levy
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 82,053
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +20

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