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Una

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: one
  • #2815 All Time
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How popular is the name "Una" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 10 10 0
1881 14 14 0
1882 18 18 0
1883 19 19 0
1884 23 23 0
1885 28 28 0
1886 26 26 0
1887 31 31 0
1888 33 33 0
1889 47 47 0
1890 59 59 0
1891 39 39 0
1892 40 40 0
1893 43 43 0
1894 55 55 0
1895 46 46 0
1896 51 51 0
1897 44 44 0
1898 50 50 0
1899 53 53 0
1900 70 70 0
1901 50 50 0
1902 49 49 0
1903 48 48 0
1904 50 50 0
1905 47 47 0
1906 63 63 0
1907 72 72 0
1908 56 56 0
1909 57 57 0
1910 71 71 0
1911 73 73 0
1912 109 109 0
1913 105 105 0
1914 139 139 0
1915 164 164 0
1916 173 173 0
1917 161 161 0
1918 204 204 0
1919 186 186 0
1920 191 191 0
1921 217 217 0
1922 183 183 0
1923 152 152 0
1924 171 171 0
1925 173 173 0
1926 145 145 0
1927 123 123 0
1928 123 123 0
1929 119 119 0
1930 126 126 0
1931 108 108 0
1932 115 115 0
1933 124 124 0
1934 108 108 0
1935 95 95 0
1936 97 97 0
1937 85 85 0
1938 110 110 0
1939 91 91 0
1940 93 93 0
1941 62 62 0
1942 61 61 0
1943 60 60 0
1944 61 61 0
1945 52 52 0
1946 49 49 0
1947 42 42 0
1948 38 38 0
1949 38 38 0
1950 43 43 0
1951 34 34 0
1952 49 49 0
1953 30 30 0
1954 34 34 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 33 33 0
1957 39 39 0
1958 35 35 0
1959 34 34 0
1960 40 40 0
1961 41 41 0
1962 45 45 0
1963 37 37 0
1964 41 41 0
1965 34 34 0
1966 28 28 0
1967 35 35 0
1968 26 26 0
1969 29 29 0
1970 28 28 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 31 31 0
1973 22 22 0
1974 20 20 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 15 15 0
1977 15 15 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 13 13 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 15 15 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 14 14 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 14 14 0
1996 14 14 0
1997 7 7 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 27 27 0
2001 30 30 0
2002 21 21 0
2003 26 26 0
2004 21 21 0
2005 40 40 0
2006 26 26 0
2007 39 39 0
2008 38 38 0
2009 32 32 0
2010 26 26 0
2011 34 34 0
2012 33 33 0
2013 40 40 0
2014 45 45 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Una? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,519 babies born with the name Una in the United States. That's more than enough Unas to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Una" was in 1921 with a total of 217 babies.

According to the 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Una" is not a popular baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1931. Across the entire United States a total of only 108 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Una popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Irish

Origin and Meaning of Una

The name "Una" is of Irish origin, and it means "one". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Una Stubbs

Una Stubbs is an actress and dancer (former) with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1956 to present. Una was born in 1937 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, UK.

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Una Healy

Una Healy is a singer, songwriter, guitarist, and dancer specializing in pop, dance, electropop, and dance-pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Una was born in 1981 as Una Theresa Imogene Healy in Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland.

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Una Merkel

Una was born in 1903 in Covington, Kentucky, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

U is for understanding, you show for others.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Your name in reverse order is "Anu". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nua". 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 Una born Oct 8, 1963

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 New Guinea approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

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.

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