in the U.S.
since 1880


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1996 8 8 0
1997 6 6 0
1998 9 9 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 35 35 0
2001 48 48 0
2002 56 56 0
2003 77 77 0
2004 102 102 0
2005 122 122 0
2006 140 140 0
2007 133 133 0
2008 131 131 0
2009 133 133 0
2010 147 147 0
2011 122 122 0
2012 117 117 0
2013 87 87 0
2014 85 85 0
2015 84 84 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Kaniyah baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,653 babies born with the name Kaniyah in the United States. That's more than enough Kaniyahs to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1996 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kaniyah" was in 2010 with a total of 147 babies.

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kaniyah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 147 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kaniyah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

H is for hug, give one today!

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

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Past life for Kaniyah born Apr 22, 1981

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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 Northern Australia approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. 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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