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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kuda

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  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Kuda is of Zimbabwe origin and means "God's wishes".
  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Kuda is of Unknown origin and means "Gods wishes".
Other origins: African, Indian (Sanskrit), African,Dutch, and Japanese

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Ku"da
The East Indian tapir. See Tapir.
  1. The East Indian tapir.

kuda was also found in the following language(s): Indonesian, Japanese, Malay, Serbo-Croatian, and Tetum

Notable Persons Named Kuda

He holds the title King of Anuradhapura. His most notable accomplishments were from -50 to -47.


She holds the title Lady of twelve thousand isles, the Sultana of the Maldives, and List of sultans of the Maldives. She was most prominent from 1607 to 1609.


He holds the title King of Anuradhapura. His career lasted from 195 to 196.


Kuda was born on July 12th, 1987 in Harare. Kuda is also known as Donald.


Kuda Muskwe is a sports team member for the Rotherham United F.C.


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Popularity of Kuda as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kuda U.S.
  White 90.54% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.86% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Kuda

People with the last name Kuda are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Kuda

  • How Popular is the name Kuda? As a last name Kuda was the 84,463rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Kuda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Kuda is Friday, July 15th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Kuda? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Kuda. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Kuda: Your name in reverse order is Aduk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Udak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kuda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 222 people with the last name Kuda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kuda? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kuda 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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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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