Thaddeus

Thaddeus - A very unique male name



  Jul 27,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Thaddeus, meaning gift of God, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #692. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Thaddeus and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Thaddeus? 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 Thaddeus. The baby boy name Thaddeus was given to 164 baby boys in 2012, ranking #942 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 10,006 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Thaddeus peaked in popularity 101 years ago in 1916 on position 316.



Famous with this name

John Thaddeus
Thaddeus Daniels
Thaddeus Smith


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Thaddeus is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Thaddeus is currently topping the baby name charts in Nebraska at position #376 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,401.

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 Thaddeus is where you live.


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Thaddeus origin and meaning

Thaddeus is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means gift of God. To see famous people named Thaddeus, pop culture references for the name Thaddeus and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Thaddeus

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

Titus / Taj / Tahj / Thiago / Theodis / Tyce / Toshio / Tiago / Tex / Takashi /

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
2012942
2011924
20101038
20091006
2008996
2007897
2006999
2005954
2004932
2003994
2002755
2001799
2000753
1999827
1998849
1997747
1996748
1995790
1994707
1993608
1992664
1991622
1990581
1989567
1988607
1987585
1986539
1985590
1984703
1983565
1982586
1981570
1980537
1979475
1978424
1977514
1976478
1975512
1974529
1973440
1972414
1971454
1970545
1969559
1968523
1967493
1966546
1965541
1964531
1963524
1962538
1961533
1960520
1959549
1958542
1957520
1956475
1955487
1954451
1953476
1952443
1951496
1950439
1949541
1948535
1947525
1946486
1945519
1944532
1943550
1942523
1941546
1940515
1939558
1938580
1937513
1936558
1935579
1934516
1933518
1932507
1931475
1930455
1929461
1928458
1927436
1926380
1925399
1924364
1923349
1922374
1921354
1920342
1919347
1918324
1917330
1916316
1915339
1914378
1913389
1912489
1911621
1910692

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nebraska376
Arkansas537
Missouri599
Minnesota605
South Carolina616
Georgia681
Michigan696
Colorado708
Washington723
Virginia746
Indiana904
Ohio923
Texas952
Tennessee1012
Illinois1059
New Jersey1085
North Carolina1232
California1262
New York1305
Florida1401

Even more about Thaddeus


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 Thaddeus 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 Thaddeus?

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
1916
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Thaddeus
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 10,006
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +164

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