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

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Origin and Meaning of Akina

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  • A submission from California, United States says the name Akina means "Mother" and is of Swahili origin.
  • According to a user from Pennsylvania, United States, the name Akina is of Chinese origin and means "Spring flowers".
  • A user from Georgia, United States says the name Akina is of Japanese origin and means "Spring flower".
Other origins: English, Spanish, Hawaiian, and Nigerian

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Notable Persons Named Akina

Akina Nakamori is a pop music and kayōkyoku singing and actor. She was most active from 1982 to present. Akina was born on July 13th, 1965.


Akina was born on May 15th, 1989 in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.


Akina was born Akina Shirt on January 18th, 1994 in Edmonton.


Akina was born on October 14th, 1974.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Akina

Duane was born in 1958 in Honolulu.


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Popularity of Akina as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Akina U.S.
  White 13.48% 64.26%
  African American 2.06% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 34.27% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 41.20% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Akina

People with the last name Akina are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Akina

  • How Popular is the name Akina? Akina is the 17,374th most popular name of all time. As a last name Akina was the 40,856th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Akina have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 447 babies born with the first name Akina in the United States. That's more than enough people named Akina 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 Akina? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Akina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Akina is Friday, October 26th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Akina born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akina was in 2011 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Akina Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Akina is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Akina: Your name in reverse order is Anika. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Akian. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Akina? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 534 people with the last name Akina.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Akina? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Akina as their last name since less than 1 person in 556k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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