Jalayah

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Jalayah

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  • According to a user from Georgia, United States, the name Jalayah is of African American origin and means ""Gift of God"".
  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Jalayah is of English origin and means "Smarts girl on earth".

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1994 5 5 0
1997 7 7 0
1999 5 5 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 37 37 0
2004 24 24 0
2005 27 27 0
2006 41 41 0
2007 44 44 0
2008 44 44 0
2009 68 68 0
2010 75 75 0
2011 92 92 0
2012 114 114 0
2013 124 124 0
2014 115 115 0
2015 117 117 0
2016 105 105 0
2017 99 99 0

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Popularity of Jalayah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Jalayah

  • How Popular is the name Jalayah? Jalayah is the 9,483rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jalayah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,179 babies born with the first name Jalayah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jalayah 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 Jalayah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Jalayah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jalayah was in 2013 with a total of 124 babies.
  • Random Jalayah Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jalayah is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Jalayah: Your name in reverse order is Hayalaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lajaayh. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jalayah born Jan 9, 1951

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 Egypt approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. 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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  • 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).