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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Demya

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

M is for marvelous, which is how others see you

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Notable Persons Named Demya

DeMya Walker is a basketball player for the Free agent, Portland Fire, Sacramento Monarchs, Connecticut Sun, Washington Mystics, and New York Liberty. She has been prominent since 1999. DeMya was born on November 28th, 1977 in Mount Holly, New Jersey.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1998 10 10 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 22 22 0
2001 28 28 0
2002 31 31 0
2003 41 41 0
2004 44 44 0
2005 45 45 0
2006 52 52 0
2007 46 46 0
2008 58 58 0
2009 48 48 0
2010 54 54 0
2011 30 30 0
2012 34 34 0
2013 29 29 0
2014 35 35 0
2015 24 24 0
2016 16 16 0
2017 21 21 0

Where is the name Demya popular?

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Popularity of Demya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Demya

  • How Popular is the name Demya? Demya is the 13,377th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Demya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 687 babies born with the first name Demya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Demya 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 Demya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Demya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Demya is Saturday, September 18th, 1920.
  • What year had the most people named Demya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Demya was in 2008 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Demya Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Demya is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Demya: Your name in reverse order is Aymed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dmaey. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Demya born Jul 8, 1971

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 Northern India approximately on 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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