Sloane

Sloane - A very unique female name



  Jul 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sloane, meaning raider, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1961 on position #2573. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sloane and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sloane? 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 Sloane. The baby girl name Sloane was given to 611 baby girls in 2012, ranking #474 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,313 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sloane peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 474.



Famous with this name

Sloane U'Ren
Julie Sloane
Olive Sloane


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Sloane is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sloane is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #114 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #811.

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 Sloane is where you live.


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Sloane origin and meaning

Sloane is a 6 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means raider. To see famous people named Sloane, pop culture references for the name Sloane and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sloane

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

Selena / Selma / Selina / Salma / Salina / Selene / Salena / Suellen / Shaelyn / Sulema /

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
2012474
2011507
2010577
2009863
20081008
20071197
20061366
20051693
20041421
20032265
20021976
20011697
20002049
19991951
19981911
19972657
19961925
19951732
19942619
19932032
19921703
19912151
19902253
19892166
19882702
19872313
19783375
19773368
19743036
19732400
19713007
19701671
19691872
19682024
19662571
19652563
19632568
19612573

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia114
South Dakota221
Nebraska292
Illinois301
Massachusetts316
Connecticut326
Utah348
Washington358
Oklahoma369
Virginia374
Arkansas386
Texas397
Missouri436
Minnesota453
Kansas469
Pennsylvania477
Maryland479
Indiana493
Oregon518
New Jersey521
North Carolina527
Michigan533
Ohio533
Kentucky555
South Carolina558
California568
Colorado573
Louisiana573
Florida589
New York595
Iowa597
Tennessee605
Arizona634
Wisconsin677
Georgia811

Even more about Sloane


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 Sloane 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 Sloane?

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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sloane
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,313
Letter count 6
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1961
2012 births +611

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