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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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mikayla" ranks #88 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, 139 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of 3,159 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Mikayla

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

Alternative Meanings

M is for mirth, your laughter.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

L is for lucky, who is more?

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Alyakim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ylmaika". 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 Mikayla born Aug 2, 1943

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 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

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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