Name Wizard

In: Culture Interactive Maps Reference

2 Apr 2009

The Name Voyager is a classic (2005) interactive chart of the popularity of names from 1880 until today. Just start typing your name and the chart filters and rescales automatically.

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The same people created the NameMapper, which provides a US map or timeline of the name (the timeline in particular has some nifty options):

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