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

Yaphet

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Enlarged
  • #24316 All Time
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How popular is the name "Yaphet" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1971909
197225520
197315015
1974505
197613013
197711011
1978606
1994606
1997505
1998808
1999808
2000606
2001606
200311011
2004808
2005505
200614014
200713013
200913013
2010909
201212012
2013707
2014606

Want to know about the populiarty of Yaphet? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 221 babies born with the name Yaphet in the United States. That's more than enough Yaphets to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1971 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Yaphet" was in 1972 with a total of 20 babies.

What does the name "Yaphet" mean?

Yaphet (Hebrew): Enlarged

The name "Yaphet" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Enlarged". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

P is for please, the way you always do.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

T is for time, you give to friends.

Your name in reverse order is "Tehpay". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Phyeat". 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.

Celebrities named Yaphet

Yaphet Kotto

Yaphet Kotto is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1963 to 2008. Yaphet was born in 1937 as Yaphet Frederick Kotto in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Past life for Yaphet born Mar 29, 1956

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 Southern New Zealand approximately on 1425. 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. 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!

Name poster for Yaphet

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