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213
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Deva

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Wiktionary

From the common noun deva (“maiden”).

  1. Virgo
  2. Virgin Mary; Our Lady

Notable Persons Named Deva

Deva is a film composer, music director, and film score. He plays Vocals, guitar, keyboard/harmonium/piano, Playback singer, and Pump organ. He was most active from 1988 to present. Deva was born on November 20th, 1950.

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Deva Katta is a film director, producer, writer, film producer, screenwriter, and producerandwriter. Deva was born in Andhra Pradesh, India. Deva is also known as Dev.

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Deva Raya is royalty.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Deva

Prabhu Deva is a film actor, director, dance choreographer, producer, and choreography (dance). He holds the title Kalluri Vaanil. He was most active from 1988 to present. Prabhu was given the name Prabhu Deva Sundaram by his parent Mugur Sundar on April 3rd, 1973 in Mysore, Karnataka, India.

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Deva is a film composer, music director, and film score. He plays Vocals, guitar, keyboard/harmonium/piano, Playback singer, and Pump organ. He was most active from 1988 to present. Deva was born on November 20th, 1950.

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Srikanth Deva is an actor and music director. His ongoing career started in 2000.

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Sarah Jezebel Deva is a classical music, symphonic metal, symphonic black metal, and gothic metal singing. She plays Vocals. Sarah was given the name Sarah Jane Ferridge on February 25th, 1977 in Forest Gate.

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Nirj Deva is a for South East England, Member of the European Parliament, and forSouth East England. Nirj was given the name Niranjan Joseph De Silva Deva Aditya on May 11th, 1948 in Colombo.

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Xhafer Ibrahim Deva was a merchant and entrepreneurship. Xhafer was born on February 21st, 1904 in Mitrovica, Kosovo. He died on May 25th, 1978.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1911 5 5 0
1913 5 5 0
1914 8 8 0
1915 14 14 0
1916 7 7 0
1917 5 5 0
1918 5 5 0
1919 7 7 0
1920 8 8 0
1921 9 9 0
1922 6 6 0
1923 11 11 0
1924 5 5 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 12 12 0
1927 5 5 0
1928 9 9 0
1929 5 5 0
1930 7 7 0
1932 8 8 0
1933 8 8 0
1934 5 5 0
1935 5 5 0
1936 5 5 0
1939 9 9 0
1941 5 5 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 7 7 0
1946 6 6 0
1947 5 5 0
1948 12 12 0
1949 7 7 0
1951 8 8 0
1953 8 8 0
1955 10 10 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 7 7 0
1958 10 10 0
1959 7 7 0
1960 13 13 0
1962 12 12 0
1963 10 10 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 5 5 0
1966 8 8 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 12 12 0
1969 17 17 0
1970 17 17 0
1971 23 23 0
1972 14 14 0
1973 17 17 0
1974 20 14 6
1975 12 12 0
1976 13 13 0
1977 21 21 0
1978 23 18 5
1979 16 16 0
1980 14 14 0
1981 13 13 0
1982 17 17 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 18 18 0
1985 13 13 0
1986 12 12 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 16 16 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 9 9 0
1991 5 5 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 10 10 0
1994 14 14 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 14 14 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 13 13 0
1999 9 9 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 5 5 0
2002 6 6 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 9 9 0
2005 9 9 0
2007 8 8 0
2008 5 5 0
2009 8 8 0
2010 13 13 0
2012 7 7 0
2013 5 5 0
2014 7 7 0
2015 12 7 5
2016 9 9 0
2017 7 7 0

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Popularity of Deva as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Deva U.S.
  White 27.23% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 65.73% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.29% 16.26%

Of Last Name Deva

People with the last name Deva are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Deva

  • How Popular is the name Deva? Deva is the 11,061st most popular name of all time. As a last name Deva was the 87,335th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Deva have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 928 babies born with the first name Deva in the United States. That's more than enough people named Deva to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Deva? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Deva first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deva is Friday, September 4th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Deva born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deva was in 1971 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Deva Factoid: According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Deva is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 1979.
  • Weird things about the name Deva: Your name in reverse order is Aved. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Vdae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Deva? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 213 people with the last name Deva.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Deva? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Deva as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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