< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Little Adam
  • #25187 All Time
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How popular is the name "Aiken" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Aiken? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 206 babies born with the name Aiken in the United States. That's more than enough Aikens to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aiken" was in 2012 with a total of 26 babies.

According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aiken" is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1921. Across the entire United States a total of only 6 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Aiken" mean? The list below shows the origins of Aiken as well as things modernly associated with the name Aiken such as celebrities named Aiken.


Origin and Meaning of Aiken

The name "Aiken" is of English origin, and it means "Little Adam". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

I is for ideals, no higher!

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nekia". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kiena". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Aiken born Jun 17, 1980

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 1150. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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