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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Anaiyah

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  • A user from Canada says the name Anaiyah is of Arabic origin and means "Care affectionate".
  • A user from Canada says the name Anaiyah is of African origin and means "Gift from God".

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1998 9 9 0
1999 7 7 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 35 35 0
2002 36 36 0
2003 47 47 0
2004 56 56 0
2005 44 44 0
2006 63 63 0
2007 80 80 0
2008 82 82 0
2009 88 88 0
2010 103 103 0
2011 76 76 0
2012 64 64 0
2013 77 77 0
2014 63 63 0
2015 75 75 0
2016 60 60 0
2017 82 82 0
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International Interest for Anaiyah

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Anaiyah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Anaiyah

  • How Popular is the name Anaiyah? Anaiyah is the 9,544th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Anaiyah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,168 babies born with the first name Anaiyah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Anaiyah 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 Anaiyah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Anaiyah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Anaiyah was in 2010 with a total of 103 babies.
  • Random Anaiyah Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Anaiyah is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Anaiyah: Your name in reverse order is Hayiana. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anaihya. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Anaiyah born Aug 23, 1948

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 Southern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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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).