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First Name
22k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Keisha

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1961 6 6 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 8 8 0
1964 48 48 0
1965 90 90 0
1966 90 90 0
1967 145 145 0
1968 184 184 0
1969 330 330 0
1970 490 490 0
1971 647 647 0
1972 804 804 0
1973 968 963 5
1974 990 981 9
1975 1,021 1,014 7
1976 1,033 1,027 6
1977 1,051 1,051 0
1978 985 985 0
1979 944 937 7
1980 889 884 5
1981 720 720 0
1982 666 666 0
1983 582 582 0
1984 519 519 0
1985 667 667 0
1986 731 731 0
1987 751 751 0
1988 651 651 0
1989 715 710 5
1990 657 657 0
1991 590 590 0
1992 458 458 0
1993 396 396 0
1994 359 359 0
1995 333 333 0
1996 360 360 0
1997 259 259 0
1998 200 200 0
1999 169 169 0
2000 136 136 0
2001 133 133 0
2002 125 125 0
2003 76 76 0
2004 94 94 0
2005 90 90 0
2006 103 103 0
2007 76 76 0
2008 83 83 0
2009 51 51 0
2010 59 59 0
2011 72 72 0
2012 60 60 0
2013 70 70 0
2014 51 51 0
2015 58 58 0

Fun Facts about the name Keisha

  • How many people with the first name Keisha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21,848 babies born with the first name Keisha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Keisha to occupy the territory of Caribbean Netherlands (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 21,133 (as of January 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Keisha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Keisha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Keisha is Saturday, September 6th, 1952.
  • What year had the most people named Keisha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Keisha was in 1977 with a total of 1,051 babies. That's a lot of babies named Keisha!
  • Random Keisha Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Keisha ranks 100th in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, 72 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Keisha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsiek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eiskah. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Keisha as a first name

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Common last names for Keisha

  • Smith

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

American

Origin and Meaning of Keisha

The name "Keisha" is of American origin, and it means "Her Life". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name, possibly a variant of Kezia.

Keisha Castle-Hughes

Keisha Castle-Hughes is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Keisha was born in 1990 in Donnybrook, Australia.

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Keisha Buchanan

Keisha Buchanan is a singer-songwriter specializing in pop and R&B music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Keisha was born in 1984 as Keisha Kerreece Fayeanne Buchanan.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Keisha

Keisha Chambers
Keisha Johnson
Keisha Jones
Keisha Spivey
Keisha Whitaker
Keisha Nash
Keisha Epps Total

What does the name Keisha mean?

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Eis for expert, in your chosen career

Iis for immaculate, keeping it tidy

Sis for select, as few are chosen.

His for humble, a saintly quality.

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

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