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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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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1921550
1923550
1925550
1926550
1939770
1951550
1952660
1954990
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1961770
1963660
1964770
2007880
200812120
2009770
2010660
201113130
201212120
2013660
2014990

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 virtue, a trait you hold dear.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Alav". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Vala". 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 Vala born Feb 11, 1924

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 Turkey approximately on 625. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Vala

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