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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 Ayani

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  • According to a user from Hawaii, United States, the name Ayani is of African origin and means "African flower".
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  1. American bison, buffalo

ayą́ (“eat”) + (nominalizer)

  1. eater

    Fun Facts about the name Ayani

    • How Popular is the name Ayani? Ayani is the 22,157th most popular name of all time.
    • How many people with the first name Ayani have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 290 babies born with the first name Ayani in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ayani 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 Ayani? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
    • When was Ayani first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ayani is Friday, June 25th, 1937.
    • What year had the most people named Ayani born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ayani was in 2008 with a total of 25 babies.
    • Random Ayani Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ayani is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009.
    • Weird things about the name Ayani: Your name in reverse order is Inaya. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yanai. How do you pronounce that?

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    Past life for Ayani born Mar 30, 2005

    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 USA North-Central approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

    You had an artistic personality, always transforming ugly into beauty, gray into bright colors. You would find an opportunity of creative self-expression in any situation. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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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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