Passion

Passion - A very unique female name



  Sep 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Passion appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #2573. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Passion and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Passion? 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 Passion. The baby girl name Passion was given to 23 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2835 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 61,446 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Passion peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1992 on position 1578.



Famous with this name

Jack Passion
Beto Passion
Passion Brooks


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Passion is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Passion is currently topping the baby name charts in South Carolina at position #773 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,379.

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 Passion is where you live.


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Passion origin and meaning

Passion is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Passion, pop culture references for the name Passion and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Passion

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

Payson / Pegeen / Peggyann / Paisyn /

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
20122835
20113681
20103199
20094986
20083976
20073504
20062705
20052394
20042149
20033760
20025178
20012376
20002398
19992452
19982321
19971921
19961854
19952221
19941732
19932101
19921578
19911958
19902279
19892607
19882807
19873950
19803518
19782842
19772414
19763086
19752263
19742573

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Carolina773
Georgia1033
Florida1379

Even more about Passion


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 Passion 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 Passion?

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
1992
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Passion
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 61,446
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1974
2012 births +23

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