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since 1880
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Makena

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Wiktionary
  1. Essive singular form of mäki.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1984 7 7 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 14 14 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 14 14 0
1992 47 42 5
1993 37 37 0
1994 66 60 6
1995 83 68 15
1996 91 85 6
1997 130 123 7
1998 139 139 0
1999 169 164 5
2000 201 201 0
2001 197 197 0
2002 313 305 8
2003 305 298 7
2004 303 297 6
2005 380 380 0
2006 349 340 9
2007 303 303 0
2008 328 323 5
2009 281 281 0
2010 299 294 5
2011 236 236 0
2012 255 255 0
2013 252 252 0
2014 200 200 0
2015 224 224 0

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Popularity of Makena as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Makena

  • How Popular is the name Makena? Makena is the 3,552nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Makena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,268 babies born with the first name Makena in the United States. That's more than enough people named Makena to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Makena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1984 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Makena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Makena was in 2005 with a total of 380 babies.
  • Random Makena Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Makena ranks 100th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 11 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Makena: Your name in reverse order is Anekam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eamkna. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Makena mean?

Mis for melody, the song of life.

Ais for adorable, how precious

Kis for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

Eis for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Ais for agreeable, the best side of you!

Past life for Makena born Dec 31, 1960

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 Western Russia approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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  • Sources:
  • 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.