Montgomery

Montgomery - A very unique male name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Montgomery, meaning man power, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1928 on position #1850. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Montgomery and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Montgomery? 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 Montgomery. The baby boy name Montgomery was given to 37 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1813 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 44,353 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Montgomery peaked in popularity 55 years ago in 1964 on position 942.



Famous with this name

Janet Montgomery
T. Max Montgomery
Julia Montgomery


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Montgomery is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Montgomery is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #1,136 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,969.

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 Montgomery is where you live.


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Montgomery origin and meaning

Montgomery is a 10 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means man power. To see famous people named Montgomery, pop culture references for the name Montgomery and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Montgomery

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

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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
20121813
20112041
20102398
20092453
20082290
20072431
20062517
20052156
20041588
20031692
20021819
20013745
20001733
19992294
19983508
19971600
19962117
19952693
19943032
19932710
19922945
19912681
19902345
19872765
19852597
19822466
19742017
19731985
19711963
19701190
19691189
19681271
19671154
19661330
19651413
1964942
19631182
19621314
19611177
19601115
19591710
19581322
19561707
19551141
19541230
19521186
19511403
19501485
19491259
19281850

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Michigan1136
Illinois1305
Ohio1314
Texas1781
California1958
New York1969

Even more about Montgomery


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 Montgomery 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 Montgomery?

4 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
1964
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Montgomery
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 44,353
Letter count 10
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1928
2012 births +37

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