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Prometheus Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Prometheus?

In 2018 the rare name Prometheus, ranked the 7,961st Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Uncommon, Prometheus would be a striking name choice.

It reached its highest popularity ranking of #7,403 in 2015 with 11 occurrences.

The least number of children given the name Prometheus was less than 5, most recently in 2017.

Prometheus's popularity has steadily increased for some time. , continuing the trend, the number of children named Prometheus lately has risen.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Prometheus?

Overall, when compared to its most prominent year, the name's popularity is at a very high point.

The name Prometheus is mostly unused but will probably continue to rise upward in popularity.

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   Promethe. (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 10 7,961
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2015 11 7,403
2014 8 9,384
2013 7 10,443
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United States name popularity data is provided by the Social Security Administration and is based on Social Security card applications.

Data for a given year is not made available until well into the next year.

Data reflects what was recorded and has not been edited for errors, so for example the gender associated with a name may be incorrect.

The more babies that are given a particular name, the higher the popularity ranking. If multiple names have the same usage, the tie is broken by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. Therefore in the case of names with fewer occurrences, names with the same number of occurrences may have vastly different rankings because they will be interranked alphabetically.

To safeguard privacy, the SSA does not include names with less than 5 occurrences.

Please note, we update the data each May when the SSA releases new figures. All data changes at that time, including previous years, which will change minutely based on new information.