Meridith

Meridith - A very unique female name



  Jul 17,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Meridith appeared on the charts for the first time in 1953 on position #2174. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Meridith and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Meridith? 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 Meridith. The baby girl name Meridith was given to 5 baby girls in 2001, ranking #5016 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 301,187 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Meridith peaked in popularity 44 years ago in 1974 on position 1210.



Famous with this name

meridith eaton
Meredith Monroe
Meridith Baer


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Meridith is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Meridith is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,999 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,999.

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 Meridith is where you live.


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Meridith origin and meaning

Meridith is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Meridith, pop culture references for the name Meridith and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Meridith

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

Martha / Meredith / Marta / Marietta / Marita / Marty / Marti / Myrtie / Mairead / Mirta /

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
20015016
19994730
19963961
19923705
19902613
19894378
19882793
19872684
19862753
19852578
19841996
19831871
19821725
19811849
19801931
19791221
19781431
19771484
19761294
19751378
19741210
19731306
19721305
19711250
19701607
19691719
19682600
19672020
19532174

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2999

Even more about Meridith


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 Meridith 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 Meridith?

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
1974
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Meridith
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 301,187
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1953
2001 births +5

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