Stoney

Stoney - A very unique male name



  Dec 10,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Stoney appeared on the charts for the first time in 1939 on position #1401. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Stoney and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Stoney? 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 Stoney. The baby boy name Stoney was given to 5 baby boys in 2012, ranking #4262 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 328,212 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Stoney peaked in popularity 55 years ago in 1963 on position 496.



Famous with this name

Saphia Stoney
Stoney Jackson
Stoney Westmoreland


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Rating: 4/5 (3 people)


Stoney is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Stoney is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,553 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,553.

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 Stoney is where you live.


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Stoney origin and meaning

Stoney is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Stoney, pop culture references for the name Stoney and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Stoney

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

Sidney / Stan / Sydney / Stone / Sutton / Shayden / Stedman / Shadman / Sadamu / Sadam /

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
20124262
20114296
20104312
20093314
20063386
20053567
20033141
20023861
20013844
19993687
19982846
19953002
19942791
19932297
19922492
19911956
19902171
19892116
19872463
19861955
19852131
19832207
19822022
19811712
19801265
19792359
19781987
19771200
19761300
19751397
19741444
19731112
19721294
1971999
19701031
19691141
1968998
19671025
1966952
1965830
1964780
1963496
19621060
19561733
19431486
19411314
19401327
19391401

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2553

Even more about Stoney


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 Stoney 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 Stoney?

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.

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#
On chart
1963
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Stoney
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 328,212
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1939
2012 births +5

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