First Name
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 Laika

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  • A submission from Denmark says the name Laika means "The Barker" and is of Russian origin.
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Alt. Meaning

L is for loyalty, that you show.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

K is for kid, the child within.

A is for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

Notable Persons Named Laika

Laika was born in 1968.


Laika Boerrigter is an athlete for the FC Twente (women).


Notable Persons With the Last Name Laika

Rami Laika is an athlete for the Tishreen SC.


Fun Facts about the name Laika

  • How Popular is the name Laika? Laika is the 73,947th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Laika have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10 babies born with the first name Laika in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Laika? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Laika first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Laika is Thursday, March 7th, 1974.
  • What year had the most people named Laika born? The highest recorded use of the first name Laika was in 2003 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Laika: Your name in reverse order is Akial. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ilkaa. How do you pronounce that?

What Laikas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Laika born Mar 20, 1985

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 Scotland approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.