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since 1880
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in 2010


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1990 5 5 0
1991 6 6 0
1993 7 7 0
1994 8 8 0
1995 14 14 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 23 23 0
1998 34 34 0
1999 38 38 0
2000 72 72 0
2001 119 119 0
2002 115 115 0
2003 147 147 0
2004 186 186 0
2005 207 207 0
2006 195 195 0
2007 172 172 0
2008 143 143 0
2009 134 134 0
2010 115 115 0
2011 97 97 0
2012 78 78 0
2013 75 75 0
2014 80 80 0
2015 57 57 0

Fun Facts about the name Kaniya

  • How many people with the first name Kaniya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,144 babies born with the first name Kaniya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kaniya 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 Kaniya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kaniya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kaniya is Monday, November 30th, -0001.
  • What year had the most people named Kaniya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kaniya was in 2005 with a total of 207 babies.
  • Random Kaniya Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kaniya is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Kaniya: Your name in reverse order is Ayinak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yakain. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Kaniya as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kaniya" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kaniya as well as things modernly associated with the name Kaniya such as celebrities named Kaniya.

Other Inspirations for the Name Kaniya

Kaniya Bawlson
Kaniya Williams

What does the name Kaniya mean?

Kis for keen, your sense of honesty.

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Nis for natural, the genuine side of you.

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

Ais for activities, for you have many.

Past life for Kaniya born Jul 19, 1972

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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 Northern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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