Sol

Sol - A very unique male name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sol, meaning sun, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #262. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sol and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sol? 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 Sol. The baby boy name Sol was given to 12 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2850 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 136,755 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sol peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1913 on position 252.



Famous with this name

Alex Sol
Sol Kaplan
Mackenzie Sol


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Sol is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sol is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #2,027 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,194.

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 Sol is where you live.


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Sol origin and meaning

Sol is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means sun. To see famous people named Sol, pop culture references for the name Sol and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sol

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

Saul / Shaquille / Sal / Sahil / Shiloh / Shelly / Saleh / Shaul / Saulo / Shelley /

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
20122850
20112292
20102600
20092588
20083148
20073284
20052448
20042695
20032982
20022823
20012444
19982844
19973514
19942058
19933572
19922741
19913485
19852129
19842565
19822553
19802453
19742069
19732038
19722012
19712024
19701937
19641553
19611781
19591452
19561552
19551197
19541339
19531456
19521370
19511281
19501325
19491264
19481358
19471272
19461241
19451077
19441142
19431483
19421380
19411087
19401001
1939948
1938902
1937925
1936835
1935879
19341030
1933830
1932681
1931672
1930587
1929539
1928516
1927469
1926451
1925452
1924430
1923370
1922397
1921378
1920383
1919390
1918313
1917310
1916333
1915316
1914280
1913252
1912260
1911268
1910262

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York2027
California2194

Even more about Sol


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 Sol 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Sol?

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
1913
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Sol
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 136,755
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +12

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