Keya

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Keya

User Submitted Origins

     Indian (Sanskrit)
31%
     Hindi
23%
     Native American
15%
     English
15%
     Arabic
8%
     Gaelic
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from India says the name Keya means "A Monsoon Flower" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Keya is of Hindi origin and means "Monsoon Flower".
  • A submission from Michigan, United States says the name Keya means "A Hawaiian Flower".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Keya means "Daughter of the fiery one" and is of Gaelic origin.
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Keya means "Water lily" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
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Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 6 6 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 15 15 0
1971 54 54 0
1972 78 78 0
1973 42 42 0
1974 43 43 0
1975 54 54 0
1976 47 47 0
1977 45 45 0
1978 46 46 0
1979 41 41 0
1980 61 61 0
1981 48 48 0
1982 45 45 0
1983 32 32 0
1984 22 22 0
1985 16 16 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 11 11 0
1988 27 27 0
1989 26 26 0
1990 30 30 0
1991 33 33 0
1992 34 34 0
1993 34 34 0
1994 30 30 0
1995 25 25 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 24 24 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 23 23 0
2000 19 19 0
2001 27 27 0
2002 28 28 0
2003 37 37 0
2004 42 42 0
2005 37 37 0
2006 40 40 0
2007 45 45 0
2008 41 41 0
2009 43 43 0
2010 50 50 0
2011 44 44 0
2012 42 42 0
2013 50 50 0
2014 42 42 0
2015 40 40 0
2016 33 33 0
2017 34 34 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Keya

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Keya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Keya

  • How Popular is the name Keya? Keya is the 7,384th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Keya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,747 babies born with the first name Keya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Keya to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Keya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Keya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Keya was in 1972 with a total of 78 babies.
  • Random Keya Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Keya is not a popular baby girl's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Keya: Your name in reverse order is Ayek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yaek. How do you pronounce that?

What Keyas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Keya born Apr 22, 1944

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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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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