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Invented by Shakespeare for the heroine of The Tempest (1611). It represents the feminine form of the Latin gerundive mirandus ‘admirable, lovely’, from mirari ‘to wonder at, admire’ compare Amanda for a similar formation.
690th in the U.S.

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Quick facts

Tens of Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
80,285
to be exact
99,448
if you include dead people (since the government started keeping track)
North Dakota
has the most people named Miranda per capita
1995
marked the height of its popularity
100%
0%
0.22%
55+
16%
30-54
35%
13-29
49%
0-12

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