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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Layken mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Layken

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  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Layken is of English origin and means "Gift Of God".
  • According to a user from Oklahoma, United States, the name Layken is of German origin and means "Hidden treasure".
  • A user from Kentucky, United States says the name Layken is of Spanish origin and means "Gift of god".
  • A user from South Africa says the name Layken means "Fun loving sweet and fromy the England".
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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1988 9 9 0
1989 6 6 0
1991 17 17 0
1992 7 7 0
1993 5 5 0
1994 15 15 0
1995 5 5 0
1996 11 11 0
1997 16 16 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 13 13 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 15 15 0
2002 10 10 0
2003 20 20 0
2004 19 19 0
2005 27 20 7
2006 26 20 6
2007 31 31 0
2008 41 30 11
2009 50 50 0
2010 43 34 9
2011 55 41 14
2012 42 31 11
2013 60 50 10
2014 81 66 15
2015 76 57 19
2016 87 65 22
2017 64 50 14
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Layken

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Layken as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Layken

  • How Popular is the name Layken? Layken is the 11,477th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Layken have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 876 babies born with the first name Layken in the United States. That's more than enough people named Layken to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Layken? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Layken born? The highest recorded use of the first name Layken was in 2014 with a total of 66 babies.
  • Random Layken Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Layken is not a popular baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Layken: Your name in reverse order is Nekyal. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lakeny. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Layken born Aug 13, 2001

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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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).