< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Grace
  • #74756 All Time
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How popular is the name "Anka" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Anka? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7 babies born with the name Anka in the United States. The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anka" was in 1975 with a total of 7 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Anka

The name "Anka" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Grace". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Akna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Akan". 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 Anka born Feb 26, 1944

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 Western Russia approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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