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51k
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since 1880

Mikayla

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1970 5 5 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 10 10 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 16 16 0
1981 17 17 0
1982 15 15 0
1983 28 28 0
1984 44 44 0
1985 56 56 0
1986 61 61 0
1987 94 94 0
1988 143 143 0
1989 261 261 0
1990 295 295 0
1991 345 345 0
1992 412 412 0
1993 928 928 0
1994 1,793 1,793 0
1995 2,221 2,221 0
1996 2,284 2,284 0
1997 2,873 2,873 0
1998 3,858 3,858 0 #82 girl name
1999 3,733 3,733 0 #85 girl name
2000 3,159 3,159 0
2001 3,014 3,014 0
2002 2,736 2,736 0
2003 2,393 2,393 0
2004 2,165 2,154 11
2005 2,393 2,393 0
2006 2,250 2,250 0
2007 1,851 1,851 0
2008 1,940 1,940 0
2009 1,828 1,828 0
2010 1,720 1,720 0
2011 1,521 1,521 0
2012 1,337 1,337 0
2013 1,195 1,195 0
2014 1,032 1,032 0
2015 941 941 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Mikayla baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 51,004 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 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mikayla" ranks #81 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, 157 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of 3,014 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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Where is the name Mikayla popular?

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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.

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.

Other Inspirations for the Name Mikayla

Mikayla Bouchard
Mikayla Lutz
Mikayla Hannah Montana
Mikayla Survivor
Mikayla Venson Uva
Mikayla Wingle

Alternative Meanings

M is for melody, the song of life.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Alyakim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aliykma". 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 4, 1994

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 Israel approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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