First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Akeelah mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Akeelah

"Akeelah" is a name of American origin, and it means "Eagle". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1989 7 7 0
1995 5 5 0
1996 6 6 0
1997 8 8 0
2002 6 6 0
2006 403 403 0
2007 249 249 0
2008 160 160 0
2009 123 123 0
2010 94 94 0
2011 57 57 0
2012 37 37 0
2013 40 40 0
2014 34 34 0
2015 37 37 0
2016 33 33 0

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Popularity of Akeelah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Akeelah

  • How Popular is the name Akeelah? Akeelah is the 8,795th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Akeelah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,299 babies born with the first name Akeelah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Akeelah 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 Akeelah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Akeelah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akeelah was in 2006 with a total of 403 babies.
  • Random Akeelah Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Akeelah is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Akeelah: Your name in reverse order is Haleeka. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ehleaak. How do you pronounce that?

What Akeelah's Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Akeelah born Feb 23, 1923

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 Siberia approximately on 525. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Name poster for Akeelah

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  • Sources:
  • 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).