What secrets hide behind “Erin” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Erin” is of Irish and Gaelic origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Nire.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Enri.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Erin’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Erin 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 an adventure! Freedom is essential to your happiness. Traveling, meeting new friends, and getting new experience can add variety to your life. You are no stranger to change – you embrace it. Your sharp mind makes you curious about many things. You may find it difficult to commit. You want to jump from one project to another.
When people hear the name Erin, they perceive you as someone who is stimulating, idea generator, talkative, and charismatic. You can attract, influence, and inspire people. You are often seen wearing functional clothing that can work for day and night events. You radiate a potential for success that attracts others to your cause.
You are a freedom-loving party person – active and restless. Your keen mind makes it difficult for others to fool you. You cleverly view a situation at different angles.
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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“Erin” is not a popular baby boy’s name in Texas as reported in the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only five babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1968. A total of 2,021 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 1983 with a total of 14,838 babies. That’s a lot of baby Erins.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Erin” was recorded 322,492 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Erins to occupy the country of French Guiana with an estimated population of 296,847.
The name first appeared in the year 1888 and given to five newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1971 with a rank of #93 nationwide and was registered 3,857 times as a baby girl’s name. Erin became a popular girl’s name in the state of Vermont in the year 1982. It ranked #6 with 70 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1981 in the state of California with 1,306 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Massachusetts for 42 years from 1967 to 2008 (may not be consecutive).
For the past seven decades (1949 to 2018), the name “Erin” was recorded 321,211 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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