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Most Popular Baby Names of 1939

Here are the most popular names of 1939. Click on any name to learn more about it, find similar names, or add it to your favorites.

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Rank Name Meaning
51 Melvin
Irish: Chief; Celtic: Leader; English: Strong friend
52 Marvin
English: Form of Mervin; Celtic: Lives by the sea
53 Francis
54 Leonard
French: Lion, bold; German: Lion, bold
55 Ernest
English: Serious, determined; German: Serious, determined
56 Don
Celtic: Dark stranger; English: Abbreviation of name…
57 Stanley
English: Lives by the stony grove
58 Douglas
Irish: Dark stranger; Scottish: From the dark river.…
59 Dale
English: Lives in the valley
60 Clarence
61 Leroy
French: The king
62 Johnny
English: Variant of John or abbreviation of Jonathan…
63 Samuel
Hebrew: Asked of God
64 Bruce
English: Surname since medieval times. Now a common …
65 Stephen
English: Crown, wreath. In the Bible Stephen was the…
66 Philip
English: Fond of horses. Form of Phillip.; French: L…
67 Bill
English: Nickname for William (resolute protector) o…
68 Herbert
German: Illustrious warrior.; French: Illustrious warrior.
69 Gene
English: Abbreviation of Eugene (well born)
70 Alfred
Anglo-Saxon: Name of a king; English: Sage
71 Frederick
German: Peaceful ruler
72 Allen
Celtic: Handsome
73 Russell
French: Reddish; Anglo-Saxon: Fox; English: Form of …
74 Ray
Scottish: Grace; English: Counselor. Abbreviation of…
75 Jim
English: Variant of Jacob (supplanter); Hebrew: Supplanter

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