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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kanaya

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< 1k Kanya
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< 1k Caniya

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1997 5 5 0
1998 10 10 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 11 11 0
2003 14 14 0
2004 7 7 0
2005 18 18 0
2006 16 16 0
2007 13 13 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 11 11 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 8 8 0
2013 6 6 0
2015 9 9 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Kanaya baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 179 babies born with the name Kanaya in the United States. That's more than enough Kanayas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1997 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kanaya" was in 2005 with a total of 18 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kanaya" is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 13 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kanaya popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kanaya in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Mideastern U.S. Baby Names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each state.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Other Inspirations for the Name Kanaya

Kanaya Cosplay
Kanaya Maryam
Kanaya Return To The Core
Kanaya Wig
Kanaya X Karkat
Kanaya X Reader
Kanaya X Reader Lemon
Kanaya X Rose

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

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

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Past life for Kanaya born Aug 17, 1934

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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 Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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