Messiah - A very unique male name
Messiah, meaning expected savior or deliverer, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #1781. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Messiah and more.
With that position 1 in 2,245 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Messiah peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2012 on position 387.
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Messiah is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Messiah is currently topping the baby name charts in South Carolina at position #114 - and is the least popular in Indiana at position #707.
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 Messiah is where you live.
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Messiah origin and meaningMessiah is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means expected savior or deliverer. To see famous people named Messiah, pop culture references for the name Messiah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to Messiah
We've found the following names that sound similar to Messiah, sorted by popularity.Mike / Max / Micah / Moses / Mack / Mickey / Moises / Moshe / Mekhi / Mose /
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.
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Even more about Messiah
These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.