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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ankita

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • A user from India says the name Ankita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Art".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Ankita means "Auspicious" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Ankita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Marked by the Lord".
  • A user from India says the name Ankita means "Auspicious".
  • According to a user from India, the name Ankita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Bond of love".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Ankita

Ankita Lokhande is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2009 to present.


Ankita Makwana is a model, actress, producer, writer, and speaker.


Ankita Shorey is a model (people). She holds the title Femina Miss India International 2011 and Femina Miss India. Ankita was born on October 3rd, 1989 in Jammu and Kashmir.


Ankita Sharma is an actress.


Ankita Karan Patel is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2007. Ankita was born on August 17th, 1984.


Ankita was born on January 11th, 1993 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1986 7 7 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 13 13 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 25 25 0
1997 19 19 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 20 20 0
2000 35 35 0
2001 27 27 0
2002 25 25 0
2003 28 28 0
2004 24 24 0
2005 26 26 0
2006 32 32 0
2007 25 25 0
2008 13 13 0
2009 13 13 0
2010 14 14 0
2011 13 13 0
2012 17 17 0
2013 7 7 0
2014 12 12 0
2015 10 10 0
2016 8 8 0
2017 8 8 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Ankita

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Fun Facts about the name Ankita

  • How Popular is the name Ankita? Ankita is the 16,191st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ankita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 506 babies born with the first name Ankita in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ankita 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 Ankita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1986 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Ankita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ankita was in 2000 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Ankita Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ankita is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Ankita: Your name in reverse order is Atikna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tiaank. How do you pronounce that?

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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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