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Origin: Greek
Meaning: Bearer of Shield

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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Giles

This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Giles in the U.S. since 1880.

A few facts about the boy's name Giles:

  • Records indicate that 2,632 boys in the United States have been named Giles since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 1918, when 86 people in the U.S. were given the name Giles. Those people are now 102 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.


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  • "I love this name!! Its so different! Im having a boy and were def thinking about this name. i think it sounds southern , like Giles Island in Ferriday, Louisiana! i know one other little boy with name and i think its precious" Jan. 9, 2009: Report as inappropriate

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  • "My father borne this a bit oldfashioned name. I'm not a big fan of it, but associations with Daddy makes me feelinngs to this name quite positive. I think Giles' are really manly, handsome, as my Father was." Sep. 4, 2015: Report as inappropriate

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