Sage

Sage - A very unique female name



  Jul 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sage, meaning wise, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #2955. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sage and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sage? 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 Sage. The baby girl name Sage was given to 571 baby girls in 2012, ranking #500 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,475 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sage peaked in popularity 13 years ago in 2004 on position 358.



Famous with this name

Halston Sage
Bill Sage
Jefferson Sage


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Sage is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sage is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #139 - and is the least popular in Missouri at position #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 Sage is where you live.


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Sage origin and meaning

Sage is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means wise. To see famous people named Sage, pop culture references for the name Sage and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sage

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

Sue / Susie / Sasha / Skye / Shea / Saige / Sky / Shay / Shae / Suzy /

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
2012500
2011460
2010472
2009392
2008458
2007473
2006412
2005363
2004358
2003410
2002429
2001484
2000491
1999496
1998631
1997521
1996693
1995723
1994843
1993898
19921063
19911098
19901578
19892763
19882184
19873150
19863889
19842924
19822177
19813116
19803558
19792423
19782048
19771920
19762519
19752690
19742408
19722892
19702955

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah139
Idaho162
Montana167
Maine196
Connecticut204
Pennsylvania267
Iowa343
Massachusetts348
New Mexico361
Arizona403
Washington417
Nevada417
Minnesota422
New Jersey423
Nebraska434
Louisiana439
Maryland439
Oregon459
Colorado467
Kansas475
Florida489
California504
Georgia508
Ohio508
Oklahoma577
New York605
Michigan628
North Carolina702
Illinois734
Wisconsin748
Texas750
Virginia793
Indiana869
Missouri908

Even more about Sage


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 Sage 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 Sage?

1 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
2004
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sage
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,475
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +571

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