Makaia

First Name
257
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Makaia

User Submitted Origins

African
25%
Hawaiian
25%
English
17%
Maori
17%
French
8%
Hebrew
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Hawaii, United States says the name Makaia means "Of the Sea" and is of Hawaiian origin.
  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Makaia is of French origin and means "A gift from jesus".
  • A user from New Jersey, United States says the name Makaia is of Hawaiian origin and means "Gift From God".
  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Makaia means "Home" and is of African origin.
  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Makaia means "Gift from God" and is of Hebrew origin.

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Fun Facts about the name Makaia

  • How Popular is the name Makaia? Makaia is the 23,635th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Makaia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 257 babies born with the first name Makaia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Makaia to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Makaia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1997 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Makaia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Makaia was in 2007 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Makaia: Your name in reverse order is Aiakam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Imakaa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Makaia born Feb 12, 2007

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 Yukon approximately on 1675. 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. 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. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).