Google Plus IconFacebook IconTwitter Icon

Ernest - Letter E - Boy Baby Names

In our Ernest boy name guide we feature name meaning, origin and other useful facts.

  • Ernest
  • Meaning: Very Determined
  • Origin: Teutonic
  • Gender: Boy
  • Statistics: Since 1880, there have been roughly 299,648 boys given the name Ernest. That is approximately 0.17% of the recorded babies born in the united states. The name Ernest is most popular in Texas, California, Florida, New York, and Illinois.
  • Similar sounding names: Earnest, Ernest, Ernesto, Ernst
  • Popularity of Ernest:
    YearRankTotal 2012 915 223 2011 847 251 2010 922 218 2009 852 250 2008 794 275 2007 765 288 2006 726 296 2005 651 332 2004 596 365 2003 598 359 2002 591 352