in the U.S.
Gender: Girl. Ranked #11038 most popular
What does the name "Vela" mean?
Vela (Spanish): Vigilant, Watchful
The name "Vela" is of Spanish origin and it means "Vigilant, Watchful". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 7 other names that are similar to this one.
V is for vision, few can share.
E is for endear, all those you touch.
L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!
A is for absolute, for you know your mind.
Your name in reverse order is "Alev". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Avel". How do you pronounce that?
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How popular is the name "Vela" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Vela? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 863 babies born with the name Vela in the United States. That's more than enough Velas to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1888 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Vela" was in 1915 with a total of 38 babies.
According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Vela" is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1925. Across the entire United States a total of only 18 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Vela popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Vela in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Past life for Vela born Sep 3, 1960
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 Arctic approximately on 700. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.
You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
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