Kirkland

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
30k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kirkland

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  • A user from Nevada, United States says the name Kirkland is of English origin and means "The land Gods' house sets.".

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Wiktionary

kirk +‎ land

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Kirkland

Kirkland was born on June 20th, 1954 in Jamaica.

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Kirkland H. Donald is a military person. His military service ended in 2012.

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Kirkland Charles Barker was a List of mayors of Detroit. Kirkland was born on September 8th, 1819 in Schuyler, New York. He died on May 20th, 1875.

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Kirkland was born on November 9th, 1902 in Washington, D.C. He passed away on September 17th, 1994.

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Kirkland Harris is an athlete for the St. Peters Strikers FC.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kirkland

Sally Kirkland is an actor and actress. She was most prominent from 1960 to present. Sally was born on October 31st, 1941 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Lil Mama is a hip hop music rapper, singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, entrepreneur, spokesperson, rapping, singing, dance, actor, and entrepreneurship. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to 2006. Lil was given the name Niatia Jessica Kirkland on October 4th, 1989 in Harlem.

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James was born on March 19th, 1984 in Austin, Texas, U.S.

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Pee Wee Kirkland is a former street basketball player, streetball, and formerstreet basketballplayer. Pee was given the name Richard Kirkland on May 6th, 1945 in Harlem. Pee is also known as Rick Kirkland and Pee Wee Kirkland.

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Chris Kirkland is a soccer player for the Preston North End F.C., Coventry City F.C., Liverpool F.C., West Bromwich Albion F.C., Wigan Athletic F.C., Leicester City F.C., Doncaster Rovers F.C., Sheffield Wednesday F.C., England national under-21 football team, and England national football team. Chris was born on May 2nd, 1981 in Barwell, England.

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Kenny Kirkland was a 20th-century classical music, jazz fusion, big band, and neo-bop jazz musician. His ongoing career started in 1973. Kenny was given the name Kenneth David Kirkland on September 28th, 1955. He passed away on November 12th, 1998.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 8 0 8
1916 6 0 6
1917 6 0 6
1921 5 0 5
1922 6 0 6
1924 8 0 8
1925 8 0 8
1928 7 0 7
1934 8 0 8
1938 5 0 5
1940 6 0 6
1941 11 0 11
1942 8 0 8
1943 9 0 9
1944 6 0 6
1946 13 0 13
1947 5 0 5
1948 14 0 14
1949 15 0 15
1950 12 0 12
1951 23 0 23
1952 21 0 21
1953 19 0 19
1954 15 0 15
1955 21 0 21
1956 19 0 19
1957 17 0 17
1958 24 0 24
1959 37 0 37
1960 32 0 32
1961 37 0 37
1962 39 0 39
1963 31 0 31
1964 30 0 30
1965 22 0 22
1966 18 0 18
1967 22 0 22
1968 23 0 23
1969 19 0 19
1970 30 0 30
1971 21 0 21
1972 22 0 22
1973 21 0 21
1974 19 0 19
1975 16 0 16
1976 14 0 14
1977 15 0 15
1978 17 0 17
1979 21 0 21
1980 17 0 17
1981 32 0 32
1982 20 0 20
1983 26 0 26
1984 22 0 22
1985 29 0 29
1986 16 0 16
1987 31 0 31
1988 33 0 33
1989 23 0 23
1990 40 0 40
1991 26 0 26
1992 20 0 20
1993 22 0 22
1994 25 0 25
1995 101 0 101
1996 116 7 109
1997 122 0 122
1998 110 0 110
1999 97 5 92
2000 60 0 60
2001 34 0 34
2002 32 0 32
2003 19 0 19
2004 24 0 24
2005 24 0 24
2006 16 0 16
2007 14 0 14
2008 13 0 13
2009 16 0 16
2010 11 0 11
2011 11 0 11
2012 12 0 12
2013 13 0 13
2014 9 0 9
2015 14 0 14
2016 13 0 13
2017 17 6 11

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Popularity of Kirkland as a first name

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Popularity of Kirkland as a last name

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Common last names for Kirkland

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kirkland U.S.
  White 68.79% 64.26%
  African American 26.33% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.46% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.52% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.80% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.10% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kirkland

People with the last name Kirkland are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Kirkland

  • How Popular is the name Kirkland? Kirkland is the 6,547th most popular name of all time. As a last name Kirkland was the 1,161st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Kirkland have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,111 babies born with the first name Kirkland in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kirkland 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 Kirkland? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Kirkland first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kirkland is Friday, March 28th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Kirkland born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kirkland was in 1997 with a total of 122 babies.
  • Random Kirkland Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kirkland is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Kirkland: Your name in reverse order is Dnalkrik. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Krladnik. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kirkland? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 30,283 people with the last name Kirkland.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kirkland? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 10 of them will have Kirkland as their last name.

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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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