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Eilidh Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Eilidh?

The rare name Eilidh was the 7,433rd Most Popular Girls Name in the United States in 2018.

Eilidh, is a possible choice for parents seeking a more unique name.

It reached its highest popularity RANKING of #7,433 for the first time this year.

However, the name was bestowed upon the greatest number of babies in 2017 with 15 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Eilidh in any given year was less than 5, most recently in 2001.

Where is the name Eilidh popularity headed?

Overall, when compared to its most prominent year, the name's popularity is at or near its highest point.

Eilidh's popularity has been soaring upward for some time. In recent years, continuing the trend, the number of babies given the name Eilidh has risen significantly.

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

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   Eilidh (Girl)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 15 7,433
2017 15 7,540
2016 11 9,574
2015 13 8,578
2014 10 10,347
2013 5 17,287
2012 5 17,606
2011 8 12,488
2010 8 12,614
2009 13 9,036
2008 7 14,258
2007 8 13,022
2006 8 12,732
2005 7 13,400
2004 11 9,432
2003 9 10,691
2002 6 14,101
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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.