Kalia

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
560
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kalia

User Submitted Origins

     Hawaiian
64%
     Hebrew
18%
     Spanish
9%
     English
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Kalia is of Hawaiian origin and means "Bright & Beautiful".
  • A submission from California, United States says the name Kalia means "Beauty".
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Kalia is of Hawaiian origin and means "Beauty".
  • A submission from Mexico says the name Kalia means "Beauty" and is of Hawaiian origin.
  • According to a user from Indiana, United States, the name Kalia is of Hawaiian origin and means "Beautiful".
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Wiktionary

kalia (“waited for”), also the name of a native tree of the linden family.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Kalia

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Kalia was born on October 8th, 1993 in Nanaimo.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kalia

His military service ended in 1999. Saurabh was born on June 30th, 1976 in Amritsar. He died on June 9th, 1999.

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Tushar Kalia is a dancer and choreographer. Tushar was born in Chandigarh.

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He died in 1986.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 5 5 0
1973 6 6 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 12 12 0
1978 25 25 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 15 15 0
1981 22 22 0
1982 21 21 0
1983 22 22 0
1984 24 24 0
1985 36 36 0
1986 25 25 0
1987 37 37 0
1988 41 41 0
1989 46 46 0
1990 51 51 0
1991 59 59 0
1992 41 41 0
1993 69 69 0
1994 71 71 0
1995 97 97 0
1996 84 84 0
1997 86 86 0
1998 83 83 0
1999 82 82 0
2000 101 101 0
2001 114 114 0
2002 132 132 0
2003 126 126 0
2004 144 144 0
2005 208 208 0
2006 194 194 0
2007 228 228 0
2008 229 229 0
2009 225 225 0
2010 180 180 0
2011 209 209 0
2012 211 211 0
2013 213 213 0
2014 194 194 0
2015 208 208 0
2016 149 149 0
2017 162 162 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Kalia as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kalia U.S.
  White 9.46% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 83.21% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.32% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.21% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kalia

People with the last name Kalia are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Kalia

  • How Popular is the name Kalia? Kalia is the 4,146th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kalia was the 39,281st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kalia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,310 babies born with the first name Kalia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kalia to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kalia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kalia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kalia is Monday, September 28th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Kalia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kalia was in 2008 with a total of 229 babies.
  • Random Kalia Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kalia ranks 67th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 15 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Kalia: Your name in reverse order is Ailak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Liaak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kalia? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 560 people with the last name Kalia.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kalia? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kalia as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k 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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