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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kanye

  • Gender: Boy
  • #8589 All Time
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How popular is the name "Kanye" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
2002505
200387087
200452619507
20052075202
20061010101
200753053
200881081
200964064
201030030
201135035
201234034
201340040
201422022

Want to know about the populiarty of Kanye? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,285 babies born with the name Kanye in the United States. That's more than enough Kanyes to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 2002 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kanye" was in 2004 with a total of 507 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kanye" is not a popular baby boy's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 207 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Kanye" mean?

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Eynak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ayekn". 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 Kanye popular?



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

Celebrities named Kanye

Kanye West

Kanye West is a rapper, songwriter, record producer, and fashion designer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1996 to present. Kanye was born in 1977 as Kanye Omari West in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.

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Past life for Kanye born Apr 1, 1985

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 Greenland approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

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 study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Name poster for Kanye

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

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