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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Irwin
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Irwin in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Irwin:
Records indicate that 14,101 boys in the United States have been named Irwin since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1925, when 528 people in the U.S. were given the name Irwin. Those people are now 91 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 Irwin
Based on the comments submitted below
1 Positive Comment
"This was my father's name and I want to name my son after him and I can't find a better match." Feb. 20, 2008:
1 Neutral Comment
"A "geeky" name that's so far out it could possibly make a comeback some day - but then again maybe it should stay in limbo with Elmer, Wilbur, Mortimer, Mervyn, Herman, Adolph, Lester, and, of course, Irving, a sort-of-distant relation of the name. At its height in popularity around 1920, Irwin was a name often given to the sons of fathers whose own first names were Irving." Feb. 5, 2008:
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