Mildred

Mildred - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mildred, meaning gentle strength, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #8. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mildred and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mildred? 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 Mildred. The baby girl name Mildred was given to 16 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3311 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 88,328 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mildred peaked in popularity 107 years ago in 1912 on position 6.



Famous with this name

Mildred Forbes
Mildred Natwick
Mildred Dunnock


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Mildred is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mildred is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,454 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,686.

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 Mildred is where you live.


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Mildred origin and meaning

Mildred is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means gentle strength. To see famous people named Mildred, pop culture references for the name Mildred and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mildred

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


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
20123311
20112902
20103360
20092507
20082237
20072139
20062319
20052448
20042012
20032149
20022294
20012412
20002021
19992140
19981880
19971943
19961876
19951649
19941799
19931790
19921621
19911383
19901385
19891231
19881203
19871363
19861177
19851271
1984939
19831061
1982903
1981931
1980891
1979920
1978786
1977721
1976647
1975605
1974545
1973538
1972505
1971483
1970450
1969453
1968437
1967382
1966350
1965330
1964321
1963309
1962297
1961293
1960276
1959245
1958234
1957225
1956200
1955197
1954180
1953168
1952159
1951147
1950137
1949121
1948120
1947109
1946103
194592
194482
194379
194271
194164
194058
193954
193852
193743
193640
193535
193435
193332
193226
193126
193021
192918
192815
192711
19269
19259
19248
19238
19228
19217
19206
19196
19186
19176
19166
19156
19147
19136
19126
19118
19108

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2454
California2686

Even more about Mildred


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 Mildred 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 Mildred?

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
1912
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Mildred
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 88,328
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +16

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