First Name
759
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 Basya

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  • A submission from Hong Kong says the name Basya means "Daughter of God" and is of Hebrew origin.

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Alt. Meaning

B is for buddy, everyone is your pal.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

S is for serious, not always joking.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for adventure, take a new one today

Notable Persons Named Basya

Betty Comden was an actress/screenwriter. She was most prominent from 1944 to 2005. Betty was given the name Basya Cohen on May 3rd, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. She passed away on November 23rd, 2006.

Popularity:

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 5 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 6 6 0
1976 7 7 0
1978 7 7 0
1981 6 6 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 10 10 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 9 9 0
1992 12 12 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 14 14 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 22 22 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 19 19 0
1999 27 27 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 27 27 0
2004 25 25 0
2005 36 36 0
2006 31 31 0
2007 24 24 0
2008 25 25 0
2009 24 24 0
2010 22 22 0
2011 26 26 0
2012 29 29 0
2013 28 28 0
2014 28 28 0
2015 25 25 0
2016 35 35 0
2017 36 36 0

Fun Facts about the name Basya

  • How Popular is the name Basya? Basya is the 12,574th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Basya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 759 babies born with the first name Basya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Basya to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Basya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Basya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Basya is Friday, April 19th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Basya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Basya was in 2017 with a total of 36 babies.
  • Random Basya Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Basya is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 17 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Basya: Your name in reverse order is Aysab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sbaay. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Basya born Sep 25, 1964

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 Western Russia approximately on 1075. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.