What secrets hide behind “Stanley” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Stanley” is of English origin. It’s a name commonly given to boys.
Your name in reverse order is “Yelnats.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Yatsenl.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Stanley’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Stanley is a name that suggests you give up what you want so other people can have what they need. Like a six-sided cube, your personality is steady and balanced. You are very creative and artistically oriented but also willing to take action to accomplish your goals. Often you volunteer to work on civic projects and make your fair share of responsibility. Others seek your advice because you carefully listen to their problems.
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 Stanley, they perceive you as someone who is impressive, elegant, and noble. You possess qualities common to actors, dancers, and performers. People admire your confident personality. Unfortunately, there are others who get jealous of you. You prefer not to deal directly with only one person. Instead, you want to work on a grand scale.
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: teacher, philosopher, educator, religious zealot, scientist, minister, instructor, writer, producer of luxury and beauty goods, manager of restaurant, irrigationist, horticulturist, zoologist, shipping magnate.
Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Emerald, turquoise
Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Verbena, dog rose, violets, walnuts, all types of beans, apricot, almonds
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“Stanley” is the 38th most popular baby boy’s name in Maryland as reported in the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 71 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1922. A total of 5,059 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 1954 with a total of 6,439 babies. That’s a lot of baby Stanleys.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Stanley” was recorded 300,613 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Stanleys to occupy the country of French Guiana with an estimated population of 296,847.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 65 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1890 with a rank of #78 nationwide and was registered 223 times as a baby boy’s name. Stanley became a popular boy’s name in the state of Hawaii in the year 1936. It ranked #8 with 72 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1927 in the state of New York with 975 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of Pennsylvania for 57 years from 1910 to 1966 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the states of New Jersey, Hawaii for 57 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past six decades (1959 to 2018), the name “Stanley” was recorded 70,571 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.
Stanley, 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.