Name: Pleasant

Origin and Meaning of the Name Pleasant

  • Meaning:
    Pleasing
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (PLEHZ unt)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Pleasant)
  • Rating:
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Miscellaneous Info for Pleasant

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the English vocabulary word. Pleasant was ranked #439 of the US top 1000 of names of the year 1900. Charles Dickens has a character of that name in "Our Mutual Friend", and rather cruelly makes her an especially ugly girl.

Popularity Rank of Pleasant (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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Pleasant - Rankings by Year

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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