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Origin and Meaning of Kawhi

User Submitted Origins

     African American
     Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Ohio, United States says the name Kawhi is of English origin and means "Defensive KING".
  • According to a user from New York, United States, the name Kawhi is of Hawaiian origin and means "Cute".
  • A submission from Serbia says the name Kawhi means "Coffee" and is of Japanese origin.
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Kawhi means "BUCKETS".
  • According to a user from Pennsylvania, United States, the name Kawhi is of English origin and means "Large, powerful hands".
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English coffee

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Notable Persons Named Kawhi

Kawhi Leonard is a basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs in the National Basketball Association. He has been prominent since 2011. Kawhi was born on June 29th, 1991 in Los Angeles.


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International Interest for Kawhi

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Fun Facts about the name Kawhi

  • How Popular is the name Kawhi? Kawhi is the 33,509th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kawhi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 124 babies born with the first name Kawhi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kawhi to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kawhi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2013 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kawhi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kawhi was in 2016 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Kawhi Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kawhi is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Kawhi: Your name in reverse order is Ihwak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ikawh. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kawhi born Dec 4, 1940

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 Ukraine approximately on 1125. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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