First Name
960
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
162
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last
On This Page

How to Pronounce Kawana

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • User from Oklahoma, United States
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Kawana?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Kawana mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Kawana

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Barbados says the name Kawana means "Born beautiful" and is of African origin.
  • A user from Australia says the name Kawana is of Aboriginal origin and means "Wild Flower".
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Kawana is of Japanese origin and means "Famous river".

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Kawana to us below

Alt. Meaning

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

W is for work, for which you strive to accomplish

A is for aspirations, many to be attained

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for adorable, how precious

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kawana

Mariko was born on November 9th, 1967.

Popularity:

Machiko Kawana is a voice acting in japan and voice actress. Machiko was born on September 30th, 1983.

Popularity:

Nicola Kawana is a television actor, actor, and televisionactor. Nicola was born in 1970 in New Zealand.

Popularity:

Albert was born on March 26th, 1956.

Popularity:

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1957 7 7 0
1961 5 5 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 13 13 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 7 7 0
1968 11 11 0
1969 14 14 0
1970 17 17 0
1971 33 33 0
1972 37 37 0
1973 41 41 0
1974 52 52 0
1975 54 54 0
1976 73 73 0
1977 63 63 0
1978 79 79 0
1979 54 54 0
1980 50 50 0
1981 45 45 0
1982 39 39 0
1983 31 31 0
1984 27 27 0
1985 29 29 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 20 20 0
1988 11 11 0
1989 14 14 0
1990 21 21 0
1991 21 21 0
1992 12 12 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 11 11 0
1998 8 8 0
2001 5 5 0

Where is the name Kawana popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Kawana as a first name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Kawana as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in New York, Louisiana, or Georgia.

Popularity of Kawana as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Kawana as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Hawaii, Pennsylvania, or California.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kawana U.S.
  White 14.20% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 69.75% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 10.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.70% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kawana

People with the last name Kawana are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Two or More Ethnicities

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Kawana

  • How Popular is the name Kawana? Kawana is the 10,852nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Kawana was the 109,258th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kawana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 960 babies born with the first name Kawana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kawana to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kawana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1957 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Kawana first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kawana is Wednesday, July 13th, 1921.
  • What year had the most people named Kawana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kawana was in 1978 with a total of 79 babies.
  • Random Kawana Factoid: According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kawana 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 1985.
  • Weird things about the name Kawana: Your name in reverse order is Anawak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Awanak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kawana? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 162 people with the last name Kawana.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kawana? Kawana is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Kawanas Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Kawana

Name poster for Kawana(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.