- The name Juan was ranked 61 in popularity for boys in the US in 2006.
- Juan ranked 272 in 1880 and has gradually increased in popularity since then. It broke into the top 100 in 1970 at 95. It has slowly become more popular, with an alltime high of 46 in 1999. It now appears to be falling out of popularity, but it will likely take awhile to leave the top 100.
Reasons for Popularity
- It works well for parents avoiding nicknames.
- It has religious significance.
- Juan is a Spanish version of John.
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