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Popularity
45k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mona

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Desires, wishes
  • #1035 All Time
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< 1k Muna (Arabic)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
188014140
188114140
188211110
188316160
188418180
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19453663660
19464274270
19474464460
19484564560
19495135130
19501,0851,0850
19511,1071,1070
19529499490
19531,0641,0640
19541,1891,1890
19551,0951,0950
19561,1871,1870
19571,2331,2330
19581,0901,0900
19591,1801,1800
19601,0791,0790
19611,0931,0930
19629659650
19631,0101,0100
19648908900
19658728720
19669029020
19676876825
19686056050
19696946895
19706306300
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19724544540
19733633630
19743043040
19752712710
19762582580
19772192190
19782342340
19791891890
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19811791790
19821661660
19831511510
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19851541540
19861601600
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200788880
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201088880
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20131131130
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Want to know about the populiarty of Mona? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 44,705 babies born with the name Mona in the United States. That's more than enough Monas to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 14 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mona" was in 1957 with a total of 1,233 babies. (That's a lot of baby Monas)

According to the 1951 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mona" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 17 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1951. Across the entire United States a total of 1,107 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 "Mona" mean?

Mona (Arabic): Desires, wishes

The name "Mona" is of Arabic origin and it means "Desires, wishes". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 9 other names that are similar to this one.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Your name in reverse order is "Anom". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Namo". 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 Mona popular?



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

Celebrities named Mona

Mona Freeman

Mona Freeman is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1944 to 1972. Mona was born in 1926 as Monica Elizabeth Freeman in Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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Past life for Mona born Sep 8, 2001

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 Yukon approximately on 1300. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

Name poster for Mona

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