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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Dave
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Dave in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Dave:
Records indicate that 61,640 boys in the United States have been named Dave since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1959, when 3,312 people in the U.S. were given the name Dave. Those people are now 61 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 Dave
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1 Negative Comment
"My youngest brother's name is David, but almost everyone calls her Dave. I hate the name Dave, aI don't know why, it's strange, so I called him as he is - David. And it fits him well. I love the name David and one of my grandsons have this name as a middle." Jul. 4, 2015:
2 Neutral Comments
"It's a great name, and friendlier than the more formal "David." Better as a nickname though." Sep. 7, 2010:
"in Sanskrit Dave (also written Dev, but pronounced as Dave) Means God or a Godly Being, it is a common Indian name.
It is actually my last name" May. 11, 2006:
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