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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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  1. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system; acts as an inhibitory neurotransmitter

Notable Persons With the Last Name Gaba

Millind Gaba is a singer, rapper, music director, actor., singing, and rapping. Millind was born in 7 in New Delhi. Millind is also known as Music MG.


Marianne Gaba is a playboy playmate. Marianne was born on November 13th, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.


Lester was born in 1907 in Hannibal, Missouri. He left this life on August 12th, 1987.


Kamghe was born on January 13th, 1984 in Friedberg (Hessen), West Germany.


Ankita Gaba is a co-founder getevangelized. Ankita was born on April 4th, 1985.


Harold was born on January 22nd, 1946 in Oakland, California. He died on March 9th, 2009.


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Popularity of Gaba as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Gaba U.S.
  White 53.47% 64.26%
  African American 10.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 27.79% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.15% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.11% 16.26%

Of Last Name Gaba

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

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Fun Facts about the name Gaba

  • How Popular is the name Gaba? As a last name Gaba was the 30,570th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Gaba first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Gaba is Thursday, January 4th, 1906.
  • How unique is the name Gaba? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Gaba. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Gaba: Your name in reverse order is Abag. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Bgaa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Gaba? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 763 people with the last name Gaba.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Gaba? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Gaba as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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