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How popular is Austin?

(32 Posts)
KLou1105 Mon 26-Oct-15 17:53:39

How many under 10s do you know that are named Austin? Just curious to see if it's becoming more popular x

NickNacks Mon 26-Oct-15 17:59:32

I know one and he's 6.

Brindler Mon 26-Oct-15 18:00:01

I know of one who is about 2 years old

tethersend Mon 26-Oct-15 18:08:17

Two babies.

ktmummy1 Mon 26-Oct-15 18:16:38

One who is 2 years old

BreeVDKamp Mon 26-Oct-15 18:19:18

Interested as its on our list! First bit rhymes with DS' name so maybe not. Love it though! And Powers never crosses my mind when I hear it.

SweetAdeline Mon 26-Oct-15 18:20:05

I've met 2 under 2.
I think it's still pretty uncommon.

NickNackNooToYou Mon 26-Oct-15 18:20:54

I know 2 one a baby and one a middle aged man.

IamSantaClaus Mon 26-Oct-15 18:21:42

I know one under 2

scatterthenuns Mon 26-Oct-15 20:10:07

It was the 89th most popular boy's name in 2014, up from 354th in 1996.

It is hugely on the rise.

mumsnit Mon 26-Oct-15 20:33:58

We now have 2 in our small school! It's a great name but seems to be on the rise...

Theresomethingaboutdairy Tue 27-Oct-15 08:51:39

I know 3 under 5

KLou1105 Tue 27-Oct-15 16:25:54

Thanks everyone, it's doesn't seem too popular smile

Blondie87 Tue 27-Oct-15 19:16:57

I know one baby.

BertPuttocks Tue 27-Oct-15 19:19:30

It's become a little more well-known since the "Austin and Ally" series started on the Disney channel, but I only know one toddler with the name.

myotherusernameisbetter Tue 27-Oct-15 20:58:56

I don't know any under 10 but i do know one in his 50s and one aged 14

meringue33 Tue 27-Oct-15 21:16:50

I like it
I also like Dustin nn Dusty

MyCatIsABiggerBastardThanYours Tue 27-Oct-15 21:18:06

I know of one 6yr old.

It's a great name.

StandoutMop Tue 27-Oct-15 21:20:16

I know my 18mo nephew and my 43 year old ex.

Work in a big school, kids go to a big school, neither have any Austins.

Eminybob Tue 27-Oct-15 21:21:38

I know a 15 month old Austin.

Kim82 Tue 27-Oct-15 21:22:33

I know 3. One is around 6, one is 3 and one is about 9/10 months ish.

mrsschu Tue 27-Oct-15 22:30:00

None!! And I'm in London!

elor11 Tue 27-Oct-15 22:52:44


FunkyPeacock Tue 27-Oct-15 22:56:55

I don't know any (Yorkshire)

I really like it though!

Dixiebell Fri 30-Oct-15 15:53:42

I know 3 aged 5 or under.

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