Akanni

First Name
<100
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
137
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Akanni

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     African
80%
     English
20%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Akanni means "Our meeting brings gifts".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Akanni

Niji Akanni is a screenwriter, filmmaker, director, producer, dramatist, and playwright. Niji was given the name Akanni Adeniji on August 12th, 1962. Niji is also known as Akanni Adeniji.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Akanni

Niji Akanni is a screenwriter, filmmaker, director, producer, dramatist, and playwright. Niji was given the name Akanni Adeniji on August 12th, 1962. Niji is also known as Akanni Adeniji.

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Waidi Akanni is a soccer player for the NEPA Lagos, Bendel United F.C., Howard University, and Boston Bolts. Waidi was born on June 20th, 1968 in Surulere.

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International Interest for Akanni

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Akanni U.S.
  White 3.65% 64.26%
  African American 91.97% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.65% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Akanni

People with the last name Akanni are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Akanni

  • How Popular is the name Akanni? Akanni is the 71,397th most popular name of all time. As a last name Akanni was the 125,282nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Akanni have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11 babies born with the first name Akanni in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Akanni? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2009 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Akanni born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akanni was in 2009 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Akanni: Your name in reverse order is Innaka. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Innaak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Akanni? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 137 people with the last name Akanni.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Akanni? Akanni 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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