Keola

First Name
549
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
239
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Keola

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  • A submission from Kansas, United States says the name Keola means "The Life" and is of Polynesian / Hawaiian origin.

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Wiktionary

ke (“the”) + ola (“life; healthy one”). Also a short form of compound given names beginning thus.

  1. A male given name.
  2. (less common today) A female given name.
  3. A tutelary star of Lanai.

Notable Persons Named Keola

Keola Antolin is a football player for the Free agent. Keola was born on January 14th, 1990 in Honolulu.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 7 0 7
1974 26 6 20
1975 13 0 13
1976 12 0 12
1977 17 0 17
1978 16 0 16
1979 20 0 20
1980 16 0 16
1981 27 0 27
1982 12 0 12
1983 13 0 13
1984 10 0 10
1985 7 0 7
1986 12 0 12
1987 6 0 6
1988 12 0 12
1989 8 0 8
1990 13 0 13
1991 16 0 16
1992 11 0 11
1993 8 0 8
1994 7 0 7
1995 16 6 10
1996 13 5 8
1997 17 0 17
1998 8 0 8
1999 14 0 14
2000 13 0 13
2001 10 0 10
2002 14 0 14
2003 14 0 14
2004 18 7 11
2005 12 0 12
2006 10 0 10
2007 6 0 6
2008 13 0 13
2009 15 7 8
2010 6 0 6
2011 10 0 10
2012 12 0 12
2013 7 0 7
2014 9 0 9
2015 10 0 10
2016 7 0 7
2017 6 0 6

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Keola U.S.
  White 12.13% 64.26%
  African American 4.18% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 42.26% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 4.18% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 25.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 12.13% 16.26%

Of Last Name Keola

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

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Fun Facts about the name Keola

  • How Popular is the name Keola? Keola is the 15,378th most popular name of all time. As a last name Keola was the 79,598th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Keola have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 549 babies born with the first name Keola in the United States. That's more than enough people named Keola 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 Keola? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Keola first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Keola is Thursday, October 13th, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Keola born? The highest recorded use of the first name Keola was in 1981 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Keola Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Keola ranks 91st in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 16 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Keola: Your name in reverse order is Aloek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Okela. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Keola? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 239 people with the last name Keola.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Keola? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Keola as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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