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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Keani

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Polynesian/Hawaiian
  • Meaning: The Wave, Breeze
  • #17423 All Time
Girls
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How popular is the name "Keani" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1978 5 5 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 5 5 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 9 9 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 20 20 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 17 17 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 14 14 0
2000 13 13 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 9 9 0
2003 11 11 0
2004 15 15 0
2005 19 14 5
2006 14 14 0
2007 37 31 6
2008 20 20 0
2009 23 23 0
2010 14 14 0
2011 22 15 7
2012 22 22 0
2013 11 11 0
2014 14 7 7

Want to know about the populiarty of Keani? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 408 babies born with the name Keani in the United States. That's more than enough Keanis 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 1978 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Keani" was in 2007 with a total of 31 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Keani" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 22 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Keani popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Polynesian / Hawaiian

Origin and Meaning of Keani

The name "Keani" is of Polynesian/Hawaiian origin, and it means "The Wave, Breeze". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

Your name in reverse order is "Inaek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aeink". 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.

Past life for Keani born Aug 22, 1923

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 Thailand approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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