US Popularity:2004
Other Origin(s):French, Greek
Meaning:Cedar tree
Cedar is a gender-neutral name of French, Latin, and Greek origin, meaning “cedar tree.” Like its oak, ash, and pine cousins, the cedar tree has a meaning that roots much deeper. The evergreen conifer sports a distinctive spicy scent and symbolizes strength, resilience, and longevity. A national emblem of Lebanon, the large tree is featured on its flag and coat of arms. The cedar also holds solid biblical ties and was the tree used to build King Solomon’s temple in Jerusalem. No stranger to the spotlight, the name Cedar also features in song, with rock band U2 penning the track “Cedars of Lebanon” in 2009. A gorgeous name with a layered etymology, the name Cedar is sure to inspire baby to branch out and make the most out of life.

Cedar Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Cedar is currently #2406 on The Bump
Boy:Cedar is currently #1351 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Cedar is currently #1667 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Cedar is currently #2004 in U.S. births
Boy:Cedar is currently #1259 in U.S. births
Girl:Cedar is currently #2306 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 53
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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