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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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C is for compassion, your finest side.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for able, for you surely are.

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

A is for attractive, inside and out

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for assertive, a great leader

Notable Persons Named Chanaka

Chanaka was born on March 20th, 1981 in Matale, Sri Lanka education = St. Thomas' College, Matale. Chanaka is also known as Welegedara and Chanaka.


Chanaka was born on April 19th, 1958. He left this life on August 1st, 1996.


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Fun Facts about the name Chanaka

  • How unique is the name Chanaka? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Chanaka was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Chanaka: Your name in reverse order is Akanahc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Caaanhk. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Chanaka born Aug 24, 1960

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 Thailand approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

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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