What secrets hide behind “Whitney” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Whitney” is of English origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Yentihw.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Ethwiyn.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Whitney’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Whitney is a name that signifies a freedom-loving and free-spirited individual. Nothing is conventional with your love of change and adventure. You make sensible decisions very quickly, especially in a dangerous or difficult situation. You are inquisitive and often ask others “Why this?,” “Why that?,” or just plain “Why?.” Multi-tasking is a breeze for you – eat and watch TV at the same time!
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 Whitney, 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.
Willing, active, and versatile are some of the words that describe you. You don't care much about the reason. You are friendly and like meeting and talking to people. You actually can attract, influence, and inspire people. Try to take advantage of your creativity.
Your most likely vocation: public relation officer, sales executive, manager of tourism or transportation, industrialist, game organizer, legal practitioner, dramatist, reporter, administrator, gambler, occultist, psychologist, religious zealot.
Lucky colors: Light gray, light shades of nearly any other color
Lucky gem(s): Light-colored stones
Lucky day(s): Tuesday
Lucky botanicals: Hazel, marjoram, oats, parsley, mushroom, parsnips, all types of nuts
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“Whitney” is not a popular baby girl’s name in New York as reported in the 1945 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only five babies in New York have the same name as you in 1945. A total of only 53 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 1986 with a total of 9,534 babies. That’s a lot of baby Whitneys.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Whitney” was recorded 101,740 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Whitneys to occupy the country of Seychelles with an estimated population of 95,702.
The name first appeared in the year 1884 and given to nine newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1985 with a rank of #73 nationwide and was registered 3,833 times as a baby girl’s name. Whitney became a popular girl’s name in the state of Utah in the year 1986. It ranked #6 with 245 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1986 in the state of Texas with 803 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Kentucky for 23 years from 1980 to 2002 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the state of Utah for 23 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past five decades (1969 to 2018), the name “Whitney” was recorded 96,801 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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