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5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Makena

  • Gender: Girl
  • #3586 All Time
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How popular is the name "Makena" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1984 7 7 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 14 14 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 14 14 0
1992 47 42 5
1993 37 37 0
1994 66 60 6
1995 83 68 15
1996 91 85 6
1997 130 123 7
1998 139 139 0
1999 169 164 5
2000 201 201 0
2001 197 197 0
2002 313 305 8
2003 305 298 7
2004 303 297 6
2005 380 380 0
2006 349 340 9
2007 303 303 0
2008 328 323 5
2009 281 281 0
2010 299 294 5
2011 236 236 0
2012 255 255 0
2013 251 251 0
2014 199 199 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Makena? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,042 babies born with the name Makena in the United States. That's more than enough Makenas to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1984 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Makena" was in 2005 with a total of 380 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Makena" ranks #103 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 11 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of 251 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Makena popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Makena 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!

What does the name "Makena" mean?

M is for melody, the song of life.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

K is for kid, the child within.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

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

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Past life for Makena born Feb 4, 1926

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 Arctic approximately on 750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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