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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Meave

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mirth, your laughter.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

A is for adaptable, whenever things change

V is for vision, few can share.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

Notable Persons Named Meave

Meave Leakey is a scientist in the field of paleoanthropology. Meave was born on July 28th, 1942 in London, England, UK.


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Popularity of Meave as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Meave U.S.
  White 11.55% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 87.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Meave

People with the last name Meave are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Meave

  • How Popular is the name Meave? As a last name Meave was the 57,372nd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Meave first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Meave is Monday, November 19th, 1894.
  • How unique is the name Meave? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Meave. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Meave: Your name in reverse order is Evaem. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Evame. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Meave? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 355 people with the last name Meave.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Meave? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Meave as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Meaves Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Meave born Jun 7, 1941

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 New Guinea approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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