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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kaliah

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  • A submission from Iowa, United States says the name Kaliah means "To desire" and is of Hawaiian origin.
  • A submission from Maryland, United States says the name Kaliah means "Who is like God" and is of Hebrew origin.
  • A submission from Kentucky, United States says the name Kaliah means "A play on the Hindu goddess name Kali." and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A submission from Turkey says the name Kaliah means "Gift of god" and is of English origin.
Other origins: African and Swahili

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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1978 9 9 0
1979 5 5 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 6 6 0
1983 6 6 0
1984 6 6 0
1987 6 6 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 7 7 0
1993 17 17 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 34 34 0
1996 26 26 0
1997 25 25 0
1998 46 46 0
1999 28 28 0
2000 53 53 0
2001 57 57 0
2002 51 51 0
2003 41 41 0
2004 61 61 0
2005 74 74 0
2006 72 72 0
2007 89 89 0
2008 99 99 0
2009 95 95 0
2010 107 107 0
2011 93 93 0
2012 104 104 0
2013 106 106 0
2014 84 84 0
2015 106 106 0
2016 106 106 0
2017 100 100 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Kaliah

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Kaliah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Kaliah

  • How Popular is the name Kaliah? Kaliah is the 7,338th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kaliah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,764 babies born with the first name Kaliah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kaliah to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kaliah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1978 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kaliah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kaliah was in 2010 with a total of 107 babies.
  • Random Kaliah Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kaliah is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Kaliah: Your name in reverse order is Hailak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lkhiaa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kaliah born Jan 23, 1927

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 Scotland approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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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).