What secrets hide behind “Sidney” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Sidney” is of English origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Yendis.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Nedsyi.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Sidney’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Sidney is a name that denotes you are the foundation of society. Your good sense of structure makes you an excellent organizer and manager of any enterprise. You are also stable, disciplined, practical, reliable, hard-working, and frugal. Being impulsive is not your style. You think things through carefully before embarking on a course of action. Turning ideas to reality is one of your best traits.
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 Sidney, they perceive you as someone who is strong and powerful. The raw power you radiate to others makes you look confident and intimidating at the same time. It requires some convincing before you join a worthy cause. You tend to be egocentric. Sometimes people think you are wealthy, even if you’re not.
You are a smoothie – a real charmer! You tend to have dramatic reactions when you feel things deeply. Your kind nature allows you to work well with others. You are inclined to experience many emotional ups and downs.
Your most likely vocation: engineer, educator, businessman, farmer, scientist, manufacturer, professor, legal practitioner, keeper of stores, builder.
Lucky colors: All shades of gray and bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Sapphire
Lucky day(s): Thursday
Lucky botanicals: Lesser celandine, sage, spinach, wintergreen, medlar
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“Sidney” is not a popular baby boy’s name in Florida as reported in the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 21 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1987. A total of only 417 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 1918 with a total of 1,878 babies. That’s a lot of baby Sidneys.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Sidney” was recorded 106,894 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Sidneys to occupy the country of Aruba with an estimated population of 106,053.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 158 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1880 with a rank of #96 nationwide and was registered 142 times as a baby boy’s name. Sidney became a popular boy’s name in the state of Louisiana in the year 1910. It ranked #31 with 36 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1915 in the state of New York with 526 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of Louisiana for 41 years from 1910 to 1950 (may not be consecutive).
For the past seven decades (1949 to 2018), the name “Sidney” was recorded 53,672 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.
Sidney, are you proud of your name? Let’s put that to the ultimate test! Share this page on your social media of choice. Don’t forget to tag your friends. It’s okay to brag about something once in a while.