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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Aloysius
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Aloysius in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Aloysius:
Records indicate that 4,156 boys in the United States have been named Aloysius since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1921, when 199 people in the U.S. were given the name Aloysius. Those people are now 95 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Aloysius
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2 Positive Comments
"How come your chart says that there hasn't been a child named Aloysius since around 1940, when I was born in 1954 and this is my name?" May. 15, 2010:
"It used to be a common name in my family, I notice it's popularity drops off completely at 1940- I'm guessing this has to do with the war and it's german roots." Feb. 12, 2009:
2 Neutral Comments
"whenever people hear that my son's name is Aloysius they think its greek. which i thought as well but i like the name...sounds mysterious" Dec. 25, 2008:
"Best suited to a parrot these days but it was fairly popular a century ago." Jan. 16, 2008:
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