Scarlet

Scarlet - A very unique female name



  Feb 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Scarlet appeared on the charts for the first time in 1941 on position #1812. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Scarlet and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Scarlet? 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 Scarlet. The baby girl name Scarlet was given to 745 baby girls in 2012, ranking #395 on the national girl baby name top chart.

Must Try: Find A Perfect Name Based On Your Last Name...

With that position 1 in 1,897 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Scarlet peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 369.



Famous with this name

Scarlet Lastrapes
Scarlet Pimpernel
Scarlet Suarez


How would you rate Scarlet, 1-5?

Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Scarlet is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Scarlet is currently topping the baby name charts in Wyoming at position #101 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #856.

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 Scarlet is where you live.


Comment and discuss




Scarlet origin and meaning

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

Similar to Scarlet

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

Scarlett / Scarlette / Sharlotte / Scarleth / Skarlett / Sharlet / Skarlet / Sherlita / Sharlette / Skarlette /

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
2012395
2011369
2010418
2009600
2008622
2007713
2006873
20051176
20041389
20031294
20021212
20011490
20001989
19992106
19981782
19972093
19962218
19951789
19941839
19931603
19923299
19913399
19902428
19892683
19883593
19872799
19862272
19851732
19842929
19832377
19822532
19811817
19802492
19792511
19782860
19771704
19761685
19742411
19731798
19721656
19711814
19701720
19692096
19682019
19671713
19661955
19651646
19641900
19631280
19621245
19611546
19602234
19592454
19582128
19561735
19552042
19542246
19512128
19502066
19431913
19411812

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Wyoming101
Alaska156
Nevada222
Oregon250
Utah281
Idaho283
West Virginia287
Ohio288
Massachusetts315
Connecticut322
South Carolina329
Washington342
New Jersey365
Oklahoma368
New York371
California377
Kentucky380
Pennsylvania389
Missouri412
Texas416
Colorado429
New Mexico431
Georgia433
Indiana441
Maryland443
North Carolina458
Wisconsin465
Kansas472
Minnesota482
Arizona488
Alabama489
Arkansas494
Florida500
Virginia513
Michigan532
Tennessee557
Iowa607
Illinois619
Louisiana856

Even more about Scarlet


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 Scarlet 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 Scarlet?

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.

Recommended articles


#
On chart
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Scarlet
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,897
Letter count 7
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1941
2012 births +745

About Us

What's BabyNameScience.com? Our team of researchers have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years. From Mary (#1 in 1910) to Madison (#8 in 2012) - We have collected and organized names from over 290 million births to help you find the perfect name for your baby.

Try our free Smart Name Finder

Rather than random suggestions or alphabetically sorted lists we'll give you smart suggestions based on your input and preferences. Give it a try!

  Try Now