Most Popular Baby Girl Names in 1933

In this article we'll look at what the most popular baby girl names were for the year 1933. These names are taken directly from the Social Security card applications for births that occurred in the United States.

The table below shows the top 250 most popular baby girl names in 1933, with a total count for the number of births registered with that given name.

You can also use the links below to research more about the most popular baby names.

Top 1000 most popular boy names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Top 1000 most popular girl names: 1-250 | 251-500 | 501-750 | 751-1000

Rank Name Count
1 Mary 55,516
2 Betty 31,527
3 Barbara 26,949
4 Dorothy 22,049
5 Joan 19,290
6 Patricia 18,631
7 Margaret 15,239
8 Helen 14,644
9 Shirley 14,316
10 Doris 12,025
11 Nancy 11,869
12 Joyce 11,192
13 Ruth 11,139
14 Jean 9,966
15 Virginia 9,720
16 Marilyn 9,125
17 Elizabeth 9,017
18 Frances 8,884
19 Lois 8,653
20 Carol 8,220
21 Dolores 8,020
22 Alice 7,698
23 Norma 7,482
24 Donna 7,360
25 Janet 7,342
26 Beverly 7,185
27 Martha 7,165
28 Phyllis 7,111
29 Anna 7,072
30 Evelyn 6,946
31 Gloria 6,752
32 Mildred 6,569
33 Marie 6,242
34 Ann 6,208
35 Rose 5,770
36 Peggy 5,533
37 Annie 5,123
38 Eleanor 5,104
39 Louise 5,080
40 Marjorie 5,043
41 Carolyn 5,042
42 Geraldine 4,961
43 Ruby 4,944
44 Catherine 4,909
45 June 4,677
46 Irene 4,506
47 Jane 4,377
48 Wanda 4,268
49 Florence 4,077
50 Marlene 4,044
51 Lillian 3,997
52 Delores 3,891
53 Rita 3,841
54 Lorraine 3,797
55 Edna 3,730
56 Joanne 3,719
57 Thelma 3,638
58 Sarah 3,620
59 Audrey 3,612
60 Gladys 3,581
61 Elaine 3,571
62 Josephine 3,570
63 Juanita 3,549
64 Pauline 3,543
65 Patsy 3,451
66 Wilma 3,417
67 Clara 3,413
68 Bonnie 3,372
69 Grace 3,329
70 Theresa 3,267
71 Ethel 3,217
72 Joann 3,209
73 Marion 3,198
74 Arlene 3,185
75 Emma 3,151
76 Sally 3,146
77 Kathleen 3,121
78 Lucille 3,116
79 Charlotte 3,113
80 Edith 3,110
81 Janice 3,061
82 Hazel 3,028
83 Bernice 3,007
84 Sylvia 2,935
85 Anne 2,767
86 Jacqueline 2,756
87 Loretta 2,704
88 Esther 2,675
89 Marian 2,638
90 Jo 2,541
91 Laura 2,537
92 Billie 2,482
93 Willie 2,447
94 Beatrice 2,410
95 Darlene 2,408
96 Margie 2,408
97 Julia 2,403
98 Vivian 2,377
99 Elsie 2,376
100 Katherine 2,330
101 Eva 2,282
102 Rosemary 2,227
103 Jeanette 2,223
104 Ellen 2,202
105 Constance 2,192
106 Bertha 2,163
107 Carole 2,149
108 Kathryn 2,121
109 Ida 2,063
110 Maxine 2,061
111 Lillie 2,060
112 Roberta 2,038
113 Ella 2,028
114 Bobbie 2,009
115 Eileen 2,004
116 Anita 1,904
117 Bessie 1,880
118 Agnes 1,873
119 Judith 1,869
120 Nellie 1,867
121 Vera 1,865
122 Sara 1,862
123 Maria 1,861
124 Alma 1,839
125 Jeanne 1,824
126 Georgia 1,813
127 Jessie 1,808
128 Christine 1,794
129 Lucy 1,747
130 Mattie 1,674
131 Sue 1,671
132 Rosa 1,647
133 Gertrude 1,620
134 Diane 1,603
135 Minnie 1,603
136 Violet 1,517
137 Velma 1,481
138 Viola 1,478
139 Leona 1,461
140 Naomi 1,430
141 Geneva 1,419
142 Myrtle 1,398
143 Pearl 1,384
144 Claire 1,372
145 Sandra 1,365
146 Connie 1,320
147 Joy 1,291
148 Mae 1,290
149 Susan 1,264
150 Carrie 1,262
151 Dora 1,242
152 Harriet 1,237
153 Faye 1,202
154 Eunice 1,189
155 Rosie 1,181
156 Charlene 1,174
157 Cora 1,157
158 Alberta 1,156
159 Yvonne 1,152
160 Pat 1,147
161 Rachel 1,142
162 Marcia 1,140
163 Lola 1,123
164 Stella 1,122
165 Lena 1,089
166 Lula 1,087
167 Hattie 1,085
168 Verna 1,078
169 Rebecca 1,072
170 Maureen 1,063
171 Emily 1,062
172 Genevieve 1,055
173 Caroline 1,050
174 Fannie 1,025
175 Jennie 1,001
176 Erma 985
177 Nina 976
178 Sharon 962
179 Hilda 957
180 Ramona 952
181 Suzanne 950
182 Opal 931
183 Gwendolyn 926
184 Rosalie 926
185 Bettie 921
186 Miriam 912
187 Deloris 908
188 Flora 902
189 Beulah 896
190 Marguerite 895
191 Patty 894
192 Rosemarie 894
193 Nora 891
194 Inez 890
195 Johnnie 879
196 Mabel 874
197 Daisy 872
198 Muriel 872
199 Ada 870
200 Kay 863
201 Laverne 862
202 Mamie 861
203 Jeannette 860
204 Lila 859
205 Bette 855
206 Della 850
207 Ernestine 841
208 Carmen 831
209 Madeline 823
210 Eloise 819
211 Irma 817
212 Marcella 817
213 Mable 804
214 Blanche 797
215 Imogene 788
216 Linda 785
217 Melba 775
218 Cynthia 772
219 Iris 765
220 Bettye 763
221 Eula 762
222 Annette 755
223 Teresa 753
224 Katie 746
225 Susie 743
226 Sheila 737
227 Diana 729
228 Judy 727
229 Janie 710
230 Jackie 700
231 Sadie 682
232 Glenda 680
233 Maggie 678
234 Nadine 676
235 Priscilla 676
236 Colleen 675
237 Lydia 667
238 Regina 647
239 Dixie 646
240 Antoinette 646
241 Jacquelyn 628
242 Reba 627
243 Lorene 616
244 Mona 615
245 Paula 611
246 Fay 608
247 Maryann 608
248 Amelia 608
249 Victoria 600
250 Marianne 600

Historical Data for Baby Names

If you're interested to see how the trends and popularity of baby names have changed, you can use the links below to view the historical data by decade.

Most popular first names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular boy names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Most popular girl names, 1880-present | since 1950 | since 1960 | since 1970 | since 1980 | since 1990 | since 2000 | since 2010

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the Social Security Administration (SSA) and excludes any names with fewer than 5 occurrences in any geographic area.

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