Adama

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since 1880
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in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Adama

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  1. A surname​, patronym of West Frisian male given name Adam.

Notable Persons Named Adama

Adama is a soccer player for the Aston Villa F.C., CE L'Hospitalet, FC Barcelona, FC Barcelona B, Spain national under-16 football team, Spain national under-17 football team, and Spain national under-19 football team. Adama was born on January 25th, 1996 in L'Hospitalet, Spain. Adama is also known as Traoré Diarra and Adama.

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Adama Traoré is a soccer player for the AS Monaco FC, JMG Academy, AS Bakaridjan, Lille OSC, Royal Mouscron-Péruwelz, and Mali national under-20 football team. Adama was born on June 28th, 1995 in Bamako.

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Adama Guira is a soccer player for the SønderjyskE Fodbold, RC Bobo Dioulasso, CF Gavà, Alicante CF, UD Logroñés, Djurgårdens IF Fotboll, FC Dacia Chișinău, and Burkina Faso national football team. Adama was born on April 24th, 1988 in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso.

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Adama Fofana is a soccer player for the ASEC Mimosas, Brescia Calcio, Calcio Como, A.C. Isola Liri, Ethnikos Piraeus F.C., FK Ekranas, Inter Milan, and A.C. Prato. Adama was born on December 20th, 1989 in Bouaké.

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Adama Soumaoro is a soccer player for the Lille OSC. Adama was born on June 18th, 1992 in Fontenay-aux-Roses.

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Adama Niane is a soccer player for the FC Nantes and Mali national under-20 football team. Adama was born on June 16th, 1993 in Bamako.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Adama

Adama is a soccer player for the Aston Villa F.C., CE L'Hospitalet, FC Barcelona, FC Barcelona B, Spain national under-16 football team, Spain national under-17 football team, and Spain national under-19 football team. Adama was born on January 25th, 1996 in L'Hospitalet, Spain. Adama is also known as Traoré Diarra and Adama.

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Bill Adama is a twelve colonies. Bill is also known as Husker.

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Leland Adama is a fictional character. Leland is also known as Apollo.

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Osumanu was born on December 4th, 1980 in Accra.

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Zak Adama is a fictional character.

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Modibbo Adama is a monarch. He holds the title Lamido Fombina and Lamido Fombina (Lord of the South). He was most prominent from 1806 to 1848.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 5 5 0
1975 9 9 0
1976 7 7 0
1978 12 6 6
1979 13 0 13
1980 18 6 12
1981 6 6 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 17 7 10
1985 5 0 5
1986 5 5 0
1987 13 6 7
1989 7 0 7
1990 5 5 0
1991 8 8 0
1992 6 6 0
1993 16 9 7
1994 5 0 5
1995 10 10 0
1996 13 5 8
1997 10 10 0
1998 21 13 8
1999 29 19 10
2000 21 13 8
2001 31 23 8
2002 31 19 12
2003 21 11 10
2004 31 22 9
2005 37 21 16
2006 33 23 10
2007 41 28 13
2008 26 13 13
2009 34 19 15
2010 26 16 10
2011 41 24 17
2012 31 15 16
2013 32 15 17
2014 28 14 14
2015 40 25 15
2016 34 19 15
2017 41 22 19

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Popularity of Adama as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Adama U.S.
  White 28.65% 64.26%
  African American 47.37% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 22.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Adama

People with the last name Adama are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Adama

  • How Popular is the name Adama? Adama is the 11,921st most popular name of all time. As a last name Adama was the 104,602nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Adama have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 824 babies born with the first name Adama in the United States. That's more than enough people named Adama to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Adama? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Adama first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Adama is Saturday, September 23rd, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Adama born? The highest recorded use of the first name Adama was in 2007 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Adama Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Adama is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Adama: Your name in reverse order is Amada. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Admaa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Adama? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 171 people with the last name Adama.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Adama? Adama is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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