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

Kiva

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Protected
  • #12407 All Time
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1k Kofi
1k Keva

How popular is the name "Kiva" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1958880
196011110
196115150
196212120
1963990
1964770
1965770
196612120
1967660
1968880
196915150
197016160
197119190
197217170
197325250
197430300
197523230
197627270
197714140
197815150
197920200
198020200
198115150
198212120
198313130
198415150
198516160
198613130
198712120
198813130
198916160
1990990
199113130
199210100
1993550
19941385
1995990
199614140
199711110
199813130
1999880
200015150
2001660
2002770
2003550
2004880
20051578
2006550
200718180
2008660
2009770
20101385
2011550
2012606
201318180
201413130

Want to know about the populiarty of Kiva? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 713 babies born with the name Kiva in the United States. That's more than enough Kivas to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kiva" was in 1974 with a total of 30 babies.

According to the 1980 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kiva" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1980. Across the entire United States a total of only 20 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Kiva

The name "Kiva" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Protected". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindness, you always show.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

V is for vision, few can share.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Avik". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Vkai". 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 Kiva born Sep 3, 1962

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 800. 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. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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