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Popularity
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Nita

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: Gift of God
  • #1975 All Time
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How popular is the name "Nita" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 7 7 0
1882 8 8 0
1883 9 9 0
1884 15 15 0
1885 6 6 0
1886 7 7 0
1887 13 13 0
1888 18 18 0
1889 12 12 0
1890 20 20 0
1891 27 27 0
1892 28 28 0
1893 28 28 0
1894 35 35 0
1895 44 44 0
1896 31 31 0
1897 21 21 0
1898 23 23 0
1899 22 22 0
1900 29 29 0
1901 25 25 0
1902 30 30 0
1903 30 30 0
1904 40 40 0
1905 40 40 0
1906 31 31 0
1907 36 36 0
1908 40 40 0
1909 43 43 0
1910 49 49 0
1911 42 42 0
1912 70 70 0
1913 52 52 0
1914 69 69 0
1915 114 114 0
1916 108 108 0
1917 91 91 0
1918 134 134 0
1919 109 109 0
1920 122 122 0
1921 111 111 0
1922 111 111 0
1923 152 152 0
1924 155 155 0
1925 182 182 0
1926 165 165 0
1927 176 176 0
1928 170 170 0
1929 139 139 0
1930 174 174 0
1931 170 170 0
1932 190 190 0
1933 164 164 0
1934 174 174 0
1935 166 166 0
1936 167 167 0
1937 175 175 0
1938 174 174 0
1939 174 174 0
1940 174 174 0
1941 220 220 0
1942 240 240 0
1943 265 265 0
1944 211 211 0
1945 230 230 0
1946 253 253 0
1947 263 263 0
1948 265 265 0
1949 255 255 0
1950 246 246 0
1951 284 284 0
1952 345 345 0
1953 339 339 0
1954 389 389 0
1955 395 395 0
1956 404 404 0
1957 368 368 0
1958 356 356 0
1959 327 327 0
1960 309 309 0
1961 276 276 0
1962 270 270 0
1963 268 268 0
1964 204 204 0
1965 159 159 0
1966 152 152 0
1967 150 150 0
1968 120 120 0
1969 125 125 0
1970 107 107 0
1971 86 86 0
1972 100 100 0
1973 95 95 0
1974 62 62 0
1975 68 68 0
1976 71 71 0
1977 55 55 0
1978 54 54 0
1979 67 67 0
1980 50 50 0
1981 48 48 0
1982 39 39 0
1983 37 37 0
1984 44 44 0
1985 34 34 0
1986 30 30 0
1987 26 26 0
1988 18 18 0
1989 22 22 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 27 27 0
1992 26 26 0
1993 25 25 0
1994 27 27 0
1995 25 25 0
1996 9 9 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 12 12 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 15 15 0
2004 12 12 0
2005 15 15 0
2006 11 11 0
2007 21 21 0
2008 16 16 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 7 7 0
2011 7 7 0
2012 11 11 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 15 15 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Nita? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,151 babies born with the name Nita in the United States. That's more than enough Nitas to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nita" was in 1956 with a total of 404 babies.

According to the 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nita" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1940. Across the entire United States a total of only 174 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Nita popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Nita

The name "Nita" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Gift of God". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

T is for talent, hidden or not.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Atin". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Atin". 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 Nita born Jun 28, 1947

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 Oceania approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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