in the U.S.
since 1880



How popular is the baby name Anakin in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1995 5 0 5
1996 6 0 6
1997 14 0 14
1998 26 0 26
1999 114 0 114
2000 96 0 96
2001 66 0 66
2002 69 0 69
2003 53 0 53
2004 66 0 66
2005 133 0 133
2006 120 0 120
2007 102 0 102
2008 101 0 101
2009 119 0 119
2010 100 0 100
2011 91 0 91
2012 127 0 127
2013 143 0 143
2014 219 0 219
2015 235 0 235

Want to know about the popularity of the Anakin baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,005 babies born with the name Anakin in the United States. That's more than enough Anakins 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 1995 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anakin" was in 2015 with a total of 235 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Anakin" is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of only 91 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Anakin popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Anakin

The name "Anakin" is of American origin, and it means "Warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Anakin

Anakin And Padme
Anakin Skywalker
Anakin Skywalker Actor
Anakin Skywalker Father
Anakin Skywalker Quotes
Anakin Solo
Anakin Vs Dooku
Anakin Vs Obi Wan
Anakin Skywalker Kid Actor

Alternative Meanings

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nikana". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nkaian". 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 Anakin born Aug 12, 2005

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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 Yukon approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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