Sue

Sue - A very unique female name



  Jun 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Sue appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #234. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Sue and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Sue? 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 Sue. The baby girl name Sue was given to 6 baby girls in 2009, ranking #5037 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 248,643 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Sue peaked in popularity 71 years ago in 1946 on position 61.



Famous with this name

Melissa Sue Anderson
Lana Sue
Sue MacKay


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Sue is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Sue is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,172 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,172.

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 Sue is where you live.


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Sue origin and meaning

Sue is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Sue, pop culture references for the name Sue and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Sue

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

Susie / Sasha / Skye / Sage / 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
20095037
20025292
19984812
19973442
19952576
19942620
19932394
19922231
19912120
19901781
19891674
19881431
19871436
19861376
19851106
19841059
1983910
1982782
1981629
1980547
1979645
1978704
1977589
1976649
1975571
1974499
1973465
1972432
1971371
1970369
1969316
1968276
1967231
1966225
1965190
1964176
1963155
1962135
1961129
1960120
1959107
1958102
1957104
1956119
1955116
1954106
1953106
1952113
1951106
1950100
194988
194878
194769
194661
194566
194462
194372
194275
194176
194081
193993
1938104
1937102
1936109
1935115
1934120
1933131
1932139
1931154
1930167
1929198
1928224
1927252
1926249
1925256
1924257
1923263
1922251
1921258
1920246
1919244
1918226
1917219
1916203
1915201
1914205
1913213
1912218
1911214
1910234

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3172

Even more about Sue


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 Sue 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 Sue?

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
1946
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Sue
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 248,643
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2009 births +6

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