< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby name Yaphet in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 9 0 9
1972 25 5 20
1973 15 0 15
1974 5 0 5
1976 13 0 13
1977 11 0 11
1978 6 0 6
1994 6 0 6
1997 5 0 5
1998 8 0 8
1999 8 0 8
2000 6 0 6
2001 6 0 6
2003 11 0 11
2004 8 0 8
2005 5 0 5
2006 14 0 14
2007 13 0 13
2009 13 0 13
2010 9 0 9
2012 12 0 12
2013 7 0 7
2014 6 0 6
2015 9 0 9

Want to know about the popularity of the Yaphet baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 230 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Yaphet

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

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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Alternative Meanings

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

P is for patriot, your love of country.

H is for heart, warm and loving.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

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

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Past life for Yaphet born Mar 29, 1930

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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 Northern Japan approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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