River - A very unique female name
River appeared on the charts for the first time in 1995 on position #4678. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named River and more.
With that position 1 in 3,769 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. River peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 667.
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River is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? River is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #138 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,908.
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 River is where you live.
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River origin and meaningRiver is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named River, pop culture references for the name River and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to River
We've found the following names that sound similar to River, sorted by popularity.Reaver /
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 River
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