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Oneida

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Native American
  • Meaning: Eagerly awaited
  • #6026 All Time
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How popular is the name "Oneida" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1887 5 5 0
1892 6 6 0
1894 5 5 0
1896 5 5 0
1899 8 8 0
1900 9 9 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 5 5 0
1903 5 5 0
1904 6 6 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 15 15 0
1908 5 5 0
1909 8 8 0
1910 16 16 0
1911 13 13 0
1912 12 12 0
1913 19 19 0
1914 31 31 0
1915 38 38 0
1916 18 18 0
1917 39 39 0
1918 38 38 0
1919 63 63 0
1920 49 49 0
1921 48 48 0
1922 59 59 0
1923 41 41 0
1924 44 44 0
1925 43 43 0
1926 41 41 0
1927 47 47 0
1928 26 26 0
1929 27 27 0
1930 31 31 0
1931 19 19 0
1932 25 25 0
1933 26 26 0
1934 25 25 0
1935 20 20 0
1936 22 22 0
1937 17 17 0
1938 19 19 0
1939 18 18 0
1940 19 19 0
1941 22 22 0
1942 14 14 0
1943 16 16 0
1944 19 19 0
1945 20 20 0
1946 16 16 0
1947 14 14 0
1948 21 21 0
1949 19 19 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 17 17 0
1952 23 23 0
1953 14 14 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 16 16 0
1956 17 17 0
1957 20 20 0
1958 14 14 0
1959 19 19 0
1960 31 31 0
1961 20 20 0
1962 14 14 0
1963 20 20 0
1964 22 22 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 16 16 0
1967 22 22 0
1968 23 23 0
1969 23 23 0
1970 24 24 0
1971 27 27 0
1972 19 19 0
1973 29 29 0
1974 24 24 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 20 20 0
1977 28 28 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 25 25 0
1980 19 19 0
1981 20 20 0
1982 19 19 0
1983 20 20 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 14 14 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 12 12 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 14 14 0
1990 11 11 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 12 12 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 9 9 0
1998 16 16 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 16 16 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 10 10 0
2003 14 14 0
2004 11 11 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 10 10 0
2007 6 6 0
2008 7 7 0
2009 7 7 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 5 5 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Oneida? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,228 babies born with the name Oneida in the United States. That's more than enough Oneidas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1887 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Oneida" was in 1919 with a total of 63 babies.

According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Oneida" is not a popular baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1919. Across the entire United States a total of only 63 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Oneida popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Oneida 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 "Oneida" mean? The list below shows the origins of Oneida as well as things modernly associated with the name Oneida such as celebrities named Oneida.

Native American

Origin and Meaning of Oneida

The name "Oneida" is of Native American origin, and it means "Eagerly awaited". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Adieno". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nodaei". 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 Oneida born Jan 6, 1951

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1225. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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