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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Anakin

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Warrior
  • #6988 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1995505
1996606
199714014
199826026
19991140114
200096096
200166066
200269069
200353053
200466066
20051330133
20061200120
20071020102
20081010101
20091190119
20101000100
201191091
20121270127
20131430143
20142180218

Want to know about the populiarty of Anakin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,769 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 first appeared in the year 1995 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anakin" was in 2014 with a total of 218 babies.

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Anakin" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 100 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Anakin" mean?

Anakin (American): Warrior

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

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for able, for you surely are.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nikana". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Naanik". 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.

Where is the name Anakin popular?



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

Past life for Anakin born Sep 13, 1948

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 USA South-East approximately on 1775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Name poster for Anakin

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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