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Ranked #6518


Gender: Neutral. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 3 (Ranked #7632).

What does the name "Mecca" mean?

Mecca (Arabic): Islam Spiritual Center

The name "Mecca" is of Arabic origin and it means "Islam Spiritual Center". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

C is for compassion, your finest side.

C is for compatible, a friend's friend.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Mecca? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,981 babies born with the name Mecca in the United States. That's more than enough Meccas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1952 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mecca" was in 1995 with a total of 89 babies.

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mecca" is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of only 79 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Mecca popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Mecca 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!

Past life for Mecca born Aug 22, 1984

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 Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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