Keziah

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
645
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Keziah

"Keziah" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Daughter of Job". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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

Notable Persons Named Keziah

Keziah Jones is a blues, funk, yoruba music, and soul musician. He plays Vocals, guitar, piano, bass, percussion, and clarinet. He has had major accomplishments since 1992. Keziah was given the name Olufemi Sanyaolu on January 10th, 1968 in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Keziah Veendorp is a sports team member for the FC Groningen.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 5 5 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 7 7 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 9 9 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 18 18 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 19 19 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 5 5 0
1985 14 14 0
1986 12 12 0
1987 9 9 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 20 20 0
1990 27 27 0
1991 28 28 0
1992 24 24 0
1993 20 20 0
1994 44 38 6
1995 47 47 0
1996 52 52 0
1997 45 45 0
1998 52 52 0
1999 80 74 6
2000 89 89 0
2001 82 76 6
2002 111 111 0
2003 115 110 5
2004 107 107 0
2005 131 123 8
2006 113 113 0
2007 151 143 8
2008 158 153 5
2009 138 131 7
2010 149 144 5
2011 138 138 0
2012 134 134 0
2013 151 145 6
2014 161 156 5
2015 163 163 0
2016 178 172 6

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Popularity of Keziah as a first name

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Popularity of Keziah as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Keziah U.S.
  White 95.35% 64.26%
  African American 0.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Keziah

People with the last name Keziah are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Keziah

  • How Popular is the name Keziah? Keziah is the 5,259th most popular name of all time. As a last name Keziah was the 34,967th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Keziah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,881 babies born with the first name Keziah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Keziah to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Keziah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Keziah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Keziah is Tuesday, January 23rd, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Keziah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Keziah was in 2016 with a total of 172 babies.
  • Random Keziah Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Keziah is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Keziah: Your name in reverse order is Haizek. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hziaek. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Keziah? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 645 people with the last name Keziah.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Keziah? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Keziah as their last name since less than 1 person in 455k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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