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Origin and Meaning of Caliyah

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  • A submission from Texas, United States says the name Caliyah means "Caliyah means "Gift" or 'Beautiful". It is a unique name." and is of English origin.
  • According to a user from New Jersey, United States, the name Caliyah is of English origin and means "Gift".
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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1994 7 7 0
1995 5 5 0
1996 7 7 0
1997 14 14 0
1998 11 11 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 19 19 0
2001 30 30 0
2002 41 41 0
2003 44 44 0
2004 45 45 0
2005 61 61 0
2006 45 45 0
2007 62 62 0
2008 66 66 0
2009 69 69 0
2010 79 79 0
2011 97 97 0
2012 100 100 0
2013 80 80 0
2014 98 98 0
2015 96 96 0
2016 103 103 0
2017 103 103 0
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International Interest for Caliyah

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Popularity of Caliyah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Caliyah

  • How Popular is the name Caliyah? Caliyah is the 8,969th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Caliyah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,297 babies born with the first name Caliyah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Caliyah to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Caliyah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Caliyah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Caliyah was in 2017 with a total of 103 babies.
  • Random Caliyah Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Caliyah is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Caliyah: Your name in reverse order is Hayilac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aciaylh. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Caliyah born Mar 24, 1995

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 Bulgaria 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. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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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).