in the U.S.
- Gender: Neutral
- Origin: Hebrew
- Meaning: To hold by the heel
- #7045 All Time
Pronunciation of Akiva
How popular is the name "Akiva" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Akiva? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,740 babies born with the name Akiva in the United States. That's more than enough Akivas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Akiva" was in 2013 with a total of 94 babies.
According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Akiva" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of only 18 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Akiva popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Akiva in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Akiva" mean? The list below shows the origins of Akiva as well as things modernly associated with the name Akiva such as celebrities named Akiva.
Origin and Meaning of Akiva
The name "Akiva" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "To hold by the heel". It's a name commonly given to boys.
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
K is for kid, the child within.
I is for ideals, no higher!
V is for vitality, your lust for living.
A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.
Your name in reverse order is "Avika". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Viaka". 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 Akiva born Jun 5, 1935
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 Northern New Zealand approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Name poster for Akiva
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.