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Enola

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Alone Spelled Backwards
  • #5339 All Time
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How popular is the name "Enola" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 6 6 0
1886 7 7 0
1887 9 9 0
1889 6 6 0
1890 6 6 0
1891 11 11 0
1892 12 12 0
1893 22 22 0
1894 16 16 0
1895 15 15 0
1896 7 7 0
1897 10 10 0
1898 16 16 0
1899 10 10 0
1900 19 19 0
1901 13 13 0
1902 16 16 0
1903 13 13 0
1904 22 22 0
1905 19 19 0
1906 14 14 0
1907 20 20 0
1908 21 21 0
1909 19 19 0
1910 22 22 0
1911 29 29 0
1912 33 33 0
1913 38 38 0
1914 43 43 0
1915 59 59 0
1916 61 61 0
1917 55 55 0
1918 68 68 0
1919 62 62 0
1920 73 73 0
1921 57 57 0
1922 71 71 0
1923 46 46 0
1924 58 58 0
1925 54 54 0
1926 65 65 0
1927 47 47 0
1928 43 43 0
1929 47 47 0
1930 38 38 0
1931 39 39 0
1932 25 25 0
1933 36 36 0
1934 32 32 0
1935 26 26 0
1936 24 24 0
1937 27 27 0
1938 21 21 0
1939 35 35 0
1940 24 24 0
1941 26 26 0
1942 29 29 0
1943 18 18 0
1944 16 16 0
1945 26 26 0
1946 20 20 0
1947 15 15 0
1948 16 16 0
1949 19 19 0
1950 15 15 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 13 13 0
1953 98 98 0
1954 56 56 0
1955 42 42 0
1956 40 40 0
1957 32 32 0
1958 32 32 0
1959 22 22 0
1960 10 10 0
1961 22 22 0
1962 19 19 0
1963 24 24 0
1964 23 23 0
1965 20 20 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 10 10 0
1968 9 9 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 6 6 0
1971 5 5 0
1972 7 7 0
1973 5 5 0
1974 9 9 0
1975 5 5 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 5 5 0
1978 9 9 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 6 6 0
1996 8 8 0
1997 8 8 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 13 13 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 6 6 0
2003 13 13 0
2004 13 13 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 16 16 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 21 21 0
2009 20 20 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 10 10 0
2012 5 5 0
2013 19 19 0
2014 15 15 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Enola? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,687 babies born with the name Enola in the United States. That's more than enough Enolas to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Enola" was in 1953 with a total of 98 babies.

According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Enola" is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 27 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1922. Across the entire United States a total of only 71 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Enola popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Enola

The name "Enola" is of American origin, and it means "Alone Spelled Backwards". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

L is for luster, your shine.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Alone". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Leaon". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Enola born Mar 23, 1922

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 Central Africa approximately on 1175. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

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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