Ashante

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ashante

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  • A submission from South Africa says the name Ashante means "Thank uou" and is of African origin.
  • According to a user from Nigeria, the name Ashante is of African origin and means "Thank you".
  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Ashante is of African origin and means "Thank you".

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Notable Persons Named Ashante

Ashante Johnson is a basketball player for the JDA Dijon Basket, San Diego Wildfire, Tampereen Pyrintö (basketball), Dodge City Legend, ČEZ Basketball Nymburk, Aisin Seahorses Mikawa, S.L. Benfica (basketball), Ironi Nahariya, Atomerőmű SE, and Hapoel Afula B.C.His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to 2010. Ashante was born on May 12th, 1976 in San Diego.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 7 7 0
1972 5 5 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 6 0 6
1977 19 11 8
1978 13 8 5
1979 36 26 10
1980 38 28 10
1981 36 28 8
1982 22 22 0
1983 14 14 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 20 20 0
1986 16 16 0
1987 25 25 0
1988 36 30 6
1989 54 47 7
1990 39 34 5
1991 55 48 7
1992 79 69 10
1993 69 59 10
1994 84 69 15
1995 71 59 12
1996 102 93 9
1997 80 71 9
1998 60 54 6
1999 72 63 9
2000 52 42 10
2001 67 57 10
2002 157 157 0
2003 60 60 0
2004 35 35 0
2005 20 20 0
2006 15 15 0
2007 22 22 0
2008 18 18 0
2009 18 18 0
2010 16 16 0
2011 13 13 0
2012 6 6 0
2013 11 11 0
2014 7 7 0
2016 6 6 0

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Popularity of Ashante as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ashante

  • How Popular is the name Ashante? Ashante is the 7,764th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ashante have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,622 babies born with the first name Ashante in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ashante to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ashante? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Ashante born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ashante was in 2002 with a total of 157 babies.
  • Random Ashante Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ashante is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Ashante: Your name in reverse order is Etnahsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ataensh. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ashante born Mar 7, 1941

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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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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