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10k
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since 1880

Ayana

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Color and Design
  • #2460 All Time
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How popular is the name "Ayana" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1970660
197132320
197291910
197389890
19741021020
19751471470
19761871870
19771391390
19781161160
19791071070
19801191190
19811091090
198292920
198391910
198470700
198561610
198667670
198774740
198879790
19891511465
19901721720
19912082080
19922112110
19932652650
19942762760
19952782780
19962472470
19972512510
19983053050
19992982980
20003363360
20013853850
20023663660
20033693690
20043643640
20053813810
20064054050
20073593590
20083503500
20093593590
20103493490
20112952950
20123043040
20132612610
20142512510

Want to know about the populiarty of Ayana? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,574 babies born with the name Ayana in the United States. That's more than enough Ayanas to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009). The name first appeared in the year 1970 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ayana" was in 2006 with a total of 405 babies.

According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ayana" is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of only 251 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Ayana" mean?

Ayana (American): Color and Design

The name "Ayana" is of American origin and it means "Color and Design". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 4 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Anaya". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yanaa". 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 Ayana popular?



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

Past life for Ayana born Jun 30, 1996

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 Iran approximately on 1200. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

You had an artistic personality, always transforming ugly into beauty, gray into bright colors. You would find an opportunity of creative self-expression in any situation. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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