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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Santa

Gender: Girl. Ranked #3971 most popular

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What does the name "Santa" mean?

Santa (Italian): Saint, Holy

The name "Santa" is of Italian origin and it means "Saint, Holy". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

S is for sensible, the practical side.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Your name in reverse order is "Atnas". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aasnt". 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.

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



Girls
Boys

Want to know about the populiarty of Santa? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,286 babies born with the name Santa in the United States. That's more than enough Santas to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1896 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Santa" was in 1923 with a total of 89 babies.

According to the 1946 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Santa" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1946. Across the entire United States a total of only 40 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Santa popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Santa 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!

Past life for Santa born Jul 5, 2008

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 Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.