in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Eagle
  • #8827 All Time
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How popular is the name "Akeelah" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Akeelah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,228 babies born with the name Akeelah in the United States. That's more than enough Akeelahs to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Akeelah" was in 2006 with a total of 403 babies.

According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Akeelah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 403 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Akeelah popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Akeelah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Akeelah

The name "Akeelah" is of American origin, and it means "Eagle". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

K is for kindness, you always show.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

Your name in reverse order is "Haleeka". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Helakae". 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 Akeelah born Dec 22, 1984

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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