Abena

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Abena mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Abena

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  • A submission from New York, United States says the name Abena means "Girl born on Tuesday" and is of African origin.
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Abena is of African origin and means "Born on Tuesday".
  • A submission from Ghana says the name Abena means "Female born on Tuesday" and is of African origin.
  • A submission from Michigan, United States says the name Abena means "Beautifully born on Tuesday" and is of African origin.
  • A user from Ghana says the name Abena is of African origin and means "Tuesday born".
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Notable Persons Named Abena

Abena Busia is a lecturer, writer, and poet. Abena was given the name Abena Busia in Ghana.

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She holds the title Miss Universe Ghana 2014 and Miss Universe Ghana. Abena was given the name Abena Akuaba Appiah on June 2nd, 1993 in Accra.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Abena

Martin Abena is a soccer player for the Pegah F.C., FC DAC 1904 Dunajsk√° Streda, Skoda Xanthi F.C., AC Sparta Prague, and PFC Lokomotiv Sofia. Martin was born on June 14th, 1986 in Cameroon.

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Ninon Abena is a soccer player for the Cameroon women's national football team. Ninon was born on September 5th, 1994.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 7 7 0
1972 17 17 0
1973 18 18 0
1974 17 17 0
1975 14 14 0
1976 13 13 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 7 7 0
1980 12 12 0
1981 10 10 0
1983 8 8 0
1985 10 10 0
1987 16 16 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 16 16 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 13 13 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 7 7 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 7 7 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 10 10 0
1999 12 12 0
2000 15 15 0
2001 12 12 0
2002 14 14 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 20 20 0
2005 19 19 0
2006 25 25 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 17 17 0
2009 16 16 0
2010 16 16 0
2011 7 7 0
2012 15 15 0
2013 17 17 0
2014 16 16 0
2015 13 13 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 8 8 0

Fun Facts about the name Abena

  • How Popular is the name Abena? Abena is the 14,993rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Abena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 572 babies born with the first name Abena in the United States. That's more than enough people named Abena to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Abena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Abena first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Abena is Monday, December 11th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Abena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Abena was in 2006 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Abena Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Abena is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Abena: Your name in reverse order is Aneba. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Neaba. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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