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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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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
188010100
188114140
188218180
188319190
188423230
188528280
188626260
188731310
188833330
188947470
189059590
189139390
189240400
189343430
189455550
189546460
189651510
189744440
189850500
189953530
190070700
190150500
190249490
190348480
190450500
190547470
190663630
190772720
190856560
190957570
191071710
191173730
19121091090
19131051050
19141391390
19151641640
19161731730
19171611610
19182042040
19191861860
19201911910
19212172170
19221831830
19231521520
19241711710
19251731730
19261451450
19271231230
19281231230
19291191190
19301261260
19311081080
19321151150
19331241240
19341081080
193595950
193697970
193785850
19381101100
193991910
194093930
194162620
194261610
194360600
194461610
194552520
194649490
194742420
194838380
194938380
195043430
195134340
195249490
195330300
195434340
195536360
195633330
195739390
195835350
195934340
196040400
196141410
196245450
196337370
196441410
196534340
196628280
196735350
196826260
196929290
197028280
197122220
197231310
197322220
197420200
197512120
197615150
197715150
197814140
197914140
198013130
198111110
198212120
198311110
198415150
1985770
1986990
198714140
1988880
1989880
199013130
199112120
199214140
1993990
199410100
199514140
199614140
1997770
199817170
199919190
200027270
200130300
200221210
200326260
200421210
200540400
200626260
200739390
200838380
200932320
201026260
201134340
201233330
201340400
201445450

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 1930 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Una" is not a popular baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1930. Across the entire United States a total of only 126 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 nice, need I say more?

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Your name in reverse order is "Anu". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nau". 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 Aug 31, 1939

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 Newfoundland approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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