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

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Origin and Meaning of Kwa

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  1. A group of African language in the Niger-Congo group spoken from the Ivory Coast east to Nigeria

Notable Persons Named Kwa

Kwa Geok-Choo was a Spouse of the Prime Minister of Singapore and Spouse of thePrime Minister of Singapore. Kwa was born on December 21st, 1920 in Singapore. She passed away on October 2nd, 2010.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kwa

She was most active from 1990 to present. Lydia was born in 1959 in Singapore.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Kwa U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 2.24% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 92.38% 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 Kwa

People with the last name Kwa are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Kwa

  • How Popular is the name Kwa? As a last name Kwa was the 84,136th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Kwa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Kwa is Wednesday, September 5th, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Kwa? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Kwa. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Kwa: Your name in reverse order is Awk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kaw. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Kwa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 223 people with the last name Kwa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Kwa? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Kwa as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Kwas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Kwa born Jan 9, 2014

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Eastern Australia approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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