Unique

Unique - A very unique female name



  Jul 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Unique appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #2742. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Unique and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Unique? 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 Unique. The baby girl name Unique was given to 170 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1117 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,313 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Unique peaked in popularity 21 years ago in 1996 on position 776.



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Unique is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Unique is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #357 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,870.

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 Unique is where you live.


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Unique origin and meaning

Unique is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Unique, pop culture references for the name Unique and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Unique

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

Uniqua / Umaiza /

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
20121117
20111140
20101083
2009941
20081123
20071180
20061069
2005908
20041041
20031034
2002922
2001824
2000854
1999828
1998867
1997827
1996776
1995860
19941041
1993976
19921081
19911199
19901332
19891168
19881311
19871319
19861523
19851318
19841555
19831767
19822130
19811797
19801846
19791542
19782348
19772035
19763216
19752742

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico357
Arkansas576
Arizona635
Alabama783
Maryland854
Virginia886
Michigan934
Florida936
Ohio994
North Carolina1043
Pennsylvania1082
Missouri1092
California1118
Indiana1187
Georgia1266
New York1268
Texas1284
Illinois1870

Even more about Unique


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 Unique 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 Unique?

3 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
1996
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Unique
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 8,313
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +170

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