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Popularity
50k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mikayla

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Who is like God?
  • #963 All Time
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How popular is the name "Mikayla" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1970550
1975660
1976660
197711110
197810100
197914140
198016160
198117170
198215150
198328280
198444440
198556560
198661610
198794940
19881431430
19892612610
19902952950
19913453450
19924124120
19939289280
19941,7931,7930
19952,2212,2210
19962,2842,2840
19972,8732,8730
19983,8583,8580#82 girl name
19993,7333,7330#85 girl name
20003,1593,1590
20013,0133,0130
20022,7362,7360
20032,3932,3930
20042,1652,15411
20052,3932,3930
20062,2502,2500
20071,8511,8510
20081,9401,9400
20091,8271,8270
20101,7201,7200
20111,5191,5190
20121,3361,3360
20131,1951,1950
20141,0261,0260

Want to know about the populiarty of Mikayla? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 50,052 babies born with the name Mikayla in the United States. That's more than enough Mikaylas to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1970 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mikayla" was in 1998 with a total of 3,858 babies. (That's a lot of baby Mikaylas)

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mikayla" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 12 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of 2,221 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Mikayla" mean?

Mikayla (American): Who is like God?

The name "Mikayla" is of American origin and it means "Who is like God?". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

L is for love, everlasting.

A is for able, for you surely are.

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

Where is the name Mikayla popular?



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

Past life for Mikayla born Dec 26, 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 Northern Australia approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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