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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Akayla

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  • According to a user from Australia, the name Akayla is of English origin and means "Gift to god".
  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Akayla means "The water dragon".
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How popular is the baby name Akayla in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1990 12 12 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 12 12 0
1993 14 14 0
1994 17 17 0
1995 23 23 0
1996 34 34 0
1997 27 27 0
1998 41 41 0
1999 49 49 0
2000 46 46 0
2001 64 64 0
2002 51 51 0
2003 64 64 0
2004 69 69 0
2005 82 82 0
2006 104 104 0
2007 105 105 0
2008 80 80 0
2009 80 80 0
2010 58 58 0
2011 52 52 0
2012 47 47 0
2013 38 38 0
2014 33 33 0
2015 27 27 0
2016 18 18 0
2017 20 20 0
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International Interest for Akayla

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Akayla as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Akayla

  • How Popular is the name Akayla? Akayla is the 9,065th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Akayla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,274 babies born with the first name Akayla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Akayla to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Akayla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Akayla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Akayla is Sunday, June 15th, 1980.
  • What year had the most people named Akayla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akayla was in 2007 with a total of 105 babies.
  • Random Akayla Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Akayla is not a popular baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Akayla: Your name in reverse order is Alyaka. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aalyak. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Akayla born Dec 23, 2005

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Australia approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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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).