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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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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1978550
1988770
1989770
1990550
199112120
1992990
1993990
199420200
199518180
199615150
199717170
199815150
199914140
200013130
200111110
2002990
200311110
200415150
200519145
200614140
200737316
200820200
200923230
201014140
201122157
201222220
201311110
20141477

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 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Keani" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of only 17 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 west? 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 kid, the child within.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

Your name in reverse order is "Inaek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Akeni". 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 Dec 9, 1957

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 Southern Africa approximately on 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

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.

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