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

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Origin and Meaning of Kaua

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  • According to a user from Hawaii, United States, the name Kaua is of Unknown origin and means "Kaua means rain in hawiian".
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From Proto-Polynesian tau‘a

  1. a war, battle, army

Notable Persons Named Kaua

Kaua Safari is an athlete for the FC Breitenrain Bern.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kaua

Toswel Kaua was a Minister for Justice, Legal Affairs, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Public Service, Minister for Agriculture, Livestock, Minister for Mines, and Energy. Toswel was born on August 28th, 1947 in Lau, Malaita Province. He passed away on November 15th, 2010.



Fun Facts about the name Kaua

  • How Popular is the name Kaua? Kaua is the 45,147th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kaua have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 57 babies born with the first name Kaua in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kaua? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2006 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Kaua first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kaua is Wednesday, June 11th, 1947.
  • What year had the most people named Kaua born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kaua was in 2007 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Kaua Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kaua is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Kaua: Your name in reverse order is Auak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Auak. How do you pronounce that?

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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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