Baby name Bethany
Meaning:house of figs
Description: First appears in the New Testament, where Bethany is the name of a village just outside Jerusalem where Jesus stayed during Holy Week, before going on to crucifixion. Meaning ‘house of figs’ in Hebrew, the name was favoured by Roman Catholics until recent times.
Statistics for Bethany
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Bethany' was given to 40.768 Girls, representing 0,69% of the total 5.943.365 Girls registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Bethany'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Bethany' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Bethany' varied from 648 to 4.271 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Bethany'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Bethany' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Bethany' varied from rank 11 to 86.