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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Vala

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Chosen
  • #29203 All Time
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How popular is the name "Vala" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1921 5 5 0
1923 5 5 0
1925 5 5 0
1926 5 5 0
1939 7 7 0
1951 5 5 0
1952 6 6 0
1954 9 9 0
1955 5 5 0
1958 6 6 0
1961 7 7 0
1963 6 6 0
1964 7 7 0
2007 8 8 0
2008 12 12 0
2009 7 7 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 13 13 0
2012 12 12 0
2013 6 6 0
2014 9 9 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Vala? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 151 babies born with the name Vala in the United States. That's more than enough Valas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1921 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Vala" was in 2011 with a total of 13 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Vala

The name "Vala" is of English origin, and it means "Chosen". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Alav". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aval". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Vala born Oct 26, 1971

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 Western Russia approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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