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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ashanty

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Alt. Meaning

A is for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1992 8 8 0
1995 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 7 7 0
2000 5 5 0
2001 5 5 0
2002 61 61 0
2003 74 74 0
2004 55 55 0
2005 49 49 0
2006 41 41 0
2007 42 42 0
2008 32 32 0
2009 22 22 0
2010 30 30 0
2011 27 27 0
2012 19 19 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 15 15 0
2015 14 14 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 14 14 0

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Popularity of Ashanty as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ashanty

  • How Popular is the name Ashanty? Ashanty is the 15,299th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ashanty have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 554 babies born with the first name Ashanty in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ashanty 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 Ashanty? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Ashanty first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ashanty is Monday, December 8th, 1975.
  • What year had the most people named Ashanty born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ashanty was in 2003 with a total of 74 babies.
  • Random Ashanty Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ashanty is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Ashanty: Your name in reverse order is Ytnahsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahnatsy. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ashanty born Jul 28, 1942

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 Tibet approximately on 850. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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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).