First Name
12k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Lakisha mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Lakisha

"Lakisha" is a name of English origin, and it means "Lakeisha and its variants are rhyming forms of Leticia. Joyful: happy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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A variant of Lakeisha.

  1. A female given name of African-American usage.

Notable Persons Named Lakisha

Kilo Kish is an alternative hip hop, experimental music, psychedelic pop, neo-psychedelia, and new wave music singing, songwriter, visual arts, painting, fashion design, and textile design. She was most active from 2010 to present. Kilo was given the name Lakisha Kimberly Robinson on May 10th, 1990 in Orlando, Florida. Kilo is also known as Kilo Kish, Kish, KK, and Lakisha Kimberly "Kish" Robinson.

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LaKisha Jones is a contemporary r&b, soul music, and gospel music singing and plus-size model. She plays Vocals. She has been prominent since 2007. LaKisha was given the name LaKisha Ann Jones on January 13th, 1980.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 6 6 0
1968 12 12 0
1969 19 19 0
1970 49 49 0
1971 123 123 0
1972 227 227 0
1973 375 375 0
1974 629 629 0
1975 843 837 6
1976 914 914 0
1977 1,148 1,148 0
1978 1,066 1,066 0
1979 1,048 1,042 6
1980 912 912 0
1981 803 803 0
1982 710 710 0
1983 560 560 0
1984 482 482 0
1985 368 368 0
1986 326 326 0
1987 271 271 0
1988 243 243 0
1989 193 193 0
1990 160 160 0
1991 142 142 0
1992 124 124 0
1993 111 111 0
1994 73 73 0
1995 55 55 0
1996 51 51 0
1997 37 37 0
1998 41 41 0
1999 24 24 0
2000 27 27 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 19 19 0
2003 18 18 0
2004 16 16 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 9 9 0
2007 14 14 0
2008 9 9 0
2009 9 9 0
2010 5 5 0
2011 6 6 0
2016 6 6 0

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Popularity of Lakisha as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Lakisha

  • How Popular is the name Lakisha? Lakisha is the 2,225th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Lakisha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,319 babies born with the first name Lakisha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lakisha to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lakisha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lakisha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lakisha is Tuesday, March 24th, 1964.
  • What year had the most people named Lakisha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lakisha was in 1977 with a total of 1,148 babies. That's a lot of babies named Lakisha!
  • Random Lakisha Factoid: According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lakisha ranks 35th in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 38 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1978.
  • Weird things about the name Lakisha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsikal. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ihlaaks. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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