What secrets hide behind “Clifford” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Clifford” is of English origin. It’s a name commonly given to boys.
Your name in reverse order is “Droffilc.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Flocdfri.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Clifford’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Clifford is a name that implies a pioneering spirit. You are a natural born leader, highly focused, and achievement oriented. Enduring hardship to try out new things come naturally to you. It frustrates you to do too many unimportant activities. You can do things and make decisions by yourself. You are also energetic and confident.
Your heart’s desire is to help and care for those you love. You treasure family values and traditions. You are willing to sacrifice yourself for the sake of others. Giving advice is a natural ability for you. You are somewhat hesitant to show your artistic talents. People appreciate the love you give to them.
When people hear the name Clifford, they perceive you as someone who is a family person, good provider, and protector. Others may trust you and feel secure with your judgment. Even though you are neatly dressed, you are more concerned with price and durability rather than being attractive. You are a person that can be counted upon to do what is necessary.
Your name carries certain luck and strong instincts about heart matters. You openly show your feelings or emotions rather than keeping them. You prefer being the center of attention at social gatherings.
Your most likely vocation: engineer, writer, composer of music, teacher, designer, architect, planner, president of a society, curator, librarian, keeper of department store.
Lucky colors: All yellows, ocher, bronze, gold, orange
Lucky gem(s): Yellow diamond, citrine, amber, and topaz
Lucky day(s): Sunday
Lucky botanicals: Borage, chamomile, eyebright, lavender, Saint-John’s-wort, sorrel, thyme
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“Clifford” is not a popular baby boy’s name in Maryland as reported in the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 15 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1974. A total of 1,153 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1925 with a total of 3,425 babies. That’s a lot of baby Cliffords.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Clifford” was recorded 189,264 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Cliffords to occupy the country of Saint Lucia with an estimated population of 180,454.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 133 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1882 with a rank of #94 nationwide and was registered 155 times as a baby boy’s name. Clifford became a popular boy’s name in the state of Idaho in the year 1911. It ranked #8 with 13 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1954 in the state of New York with 310 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of Connecticut for 50 years from 1911 to 1964 (may not be consecutive).
For the past three decades (1989 to 2018), the name “Clifford” was recorded 8,229 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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