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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Ted
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Ted in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Ted:
Records indicate that 73,126 boys in the United States have been named Ted since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1958, when 1,737 people in the U.S. were given the name Ted. Those people are now 58 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 Ted
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1 Positive Comment
"This is a great name. Friendly, unpretentious, classically American. It's my grandfather's name. I'd like to name a little boy Ted. Old-fahsioned, but not odd. Just clunky enough to be cool, like thick dark glasses on Clark Kent." Jan. 8, 2007:
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