Maisha

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Maisha mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Maisha

"Maisha" is a name of African origin, and it means "Life". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

From -ishi.

  1. life

Notable Persons Named Maisha

Maïsha Chavda is an athlete for the CS Don Bosco.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 8 8 0
1969 15 15 0
1970 28 28 0
1971 34 34 0
1972 64 64 0
1973 99 99 0
1974 100 100 0
1975 78 78 0
1976 81 81 0
1977 114 114 0
1978 75 75 0
1979 64 64 0
1980 60 60 0
1981 55 55 0
1982 49 49 0
1983 31 31 0
1984 24 24 0
1985 33 33 0
1986 20 20 0
1987 32 32 0
1988 26 26 0
1989 35 35 0
1990 28 28 0
1991 17 17 0
1992 29 29 0
1993 28 28 0
1994 28 28 0
1995 35 35 0
1996 44 44 0
1997 28 28 0
1998 26 26 0
1999 20 20 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 28 28 0
2003 20 20 0
2004 32 32 0
2005 24 24 0
2006 30 30 0
2007 22 22 0
2008 19 19 0
2009 18 18 0
2010 19 19 0
2011 18 18 0
2012 12 12 0
2013 10 10 0
2014 11 11 0
2015 16 16 0
2016 14 14 0
2017 15 15 0

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Popularity of Maisha as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Maisha

  • How Popular is the name Maisha? Maisha is the 7,363rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Maisha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,753 babies born with the first name Maisha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maisha to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maisha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Maisha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maisha is Thursday, October 29th, 1931.
  • What year had the most people named Maisha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maisha was in 1977 with a total of 114 babies.
  • Random Maisha Factoid: According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maisha is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1997.
  • Weird things about the name Maisha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsiam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hiasam. How do you pronounce that?

What Maishas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Maisha born Aug 16, 1998

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 Central India approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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