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Sumaya

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Exalted
  • #8416 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Sumaya in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1969 5 5 0
1981 6 6 0
1984 7 7 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 8 8 0
1995 7 7 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 19 19 0
1998 25 25 0
1999 35 35 0
2000 34 34 0
2001 47 47 0
2002 46 46 0
2003 52 52 0
2004 58 58 0
2005 65 65 0
2006 74 74 0
2007 94 94 0
2008 76 76 0
2009 85 85 0
2010 89 89 0
2011 88 88 0
2012 94 94 0
2013 86 86 0
2014 93 93 0
2015 104 104 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Sumaya baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,359 babies born with the name Sumaya in the United States. That's more than enough Sumayas to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sumaya" was in 2015 with a total of 104 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sumaya" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 65 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Sumaya popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Sumaya

The name "Sumaya" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Exalted". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Sumaya

Sumaya Dalmar
Sumaya Islam
Sumaya Kazi
Sumaya Ysl
Sumaya Abubaker
Sumaya Fashion
Sumaya Museo
Sumaya Kaufman

Alternative Meanings

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

U is for unbreakable, your spirit is strong.

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Ayamus". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aumays". 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 Sumaya born Jan 12, 1926

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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