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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Maude
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Maude in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Maude:
Records indicate that 44,093 girls in the United States have been named Maude since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1888, when 1,396 people in the U.S. were given the name Maude. Those people are now 132 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 Maude
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2 Positive Comments
"Love the name, absolutely beautiful! Just named my fourth daughter Maude after my mother and my great grandmother.
Hopefully the name stays within our family for generations to come!" Jan. 13, 2020:
"My name is Maude and growing up whether it was at grade school, high school or college, I can tell you I was the only one!
Now I work for a company that employs over 30,000 and there`s only 2 Maude`s. That`s pretty cool!
(Although most people mis-pronounce it)" Jun. 21, 2007:
2 Negative Comments
"awful name, sorry. Not pretty or feminine at all. Rhymes with bored." Nov. 19, 2008:
"Sounds like the name of some launderette or cafeteria manageress from long, long ago. A bit like "Madge" really." Apr. 28, 2008:
3 Neutral Comments
"My middle name is Maud, I like it outside the US. I don?t like the way they pronounce it in English or here in the US." Aug. 8, 2020:
"My name is Maude. I prefer Maudie and never knew any person my age with that name, which is nice. I was named after a paternal Grandmother, maternal great Grandmother and maternal Aunt. Never really liked the name until I got older, but was proud to be a namesake to my Grandmother who died before I was born." Apr. 30, 2020:
"my names Maude and my friends love it. Not a big fan myself but it isn't the worst" Nov. 20, 2018:
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