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First Name
51k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Mikayla

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1970 5 5 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 10 10 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 16 16 0
1981 17 17 0
1982 15 15 0
1983 28 28 0
1984 44 44 0
1985 56 56 0
1986 61 61 0
1987 94 94 0
1988 143 143 0
1989 261 261 0
1990 295 295 0
1991 345 345 0
1992 412 412 0
1993 928 928 0
1994 1,793 1,793 0
1995 2,221 2,221 0
1996 2,284 2,284 0
1997 2,873 2,873 0
1998 3,858 3,858 0 #82 girl name
1999 3,733 3,733 0 #85 girl name
2000 3,159 3,159 0
2001 3,014 3,014 0
2002 2,736 2,736 0
2003 2,393 2,393 0
2004 2,165 2,154 11
2005 2,393 2,393 0
2006 2,250 2,250 0
2007 1,851 1,851 0
2008 1,940 1,940 0
2009 1,828 1,828 0
2010 1,720 1,720 0
2011 1,521 1,521 0
2012 1,337 1,337 0
2013 1,195 1,195 0
2014 1,032 1,032 0
2015 941 941 0

Fun Facts about the name Mikayla

  • How many people with the first name Mikayla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 51,004 babies born with the first name Mikayla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mikayla to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mikayla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Mikayla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mikayla is Thursday, March 7th, 1963.
  • What year had the most people named Mikayla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mikayla was in 1998 with a total of 3,858 babies. That's a lot of babies named Mikayla!
  • Random Mikayla Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mikayla ranks 38th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 22 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Mikayla: Your name in reverse order is Alyakim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iyakalm. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Mikayla" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mikayla as well as things modernly associated with the name Mikayla such as celebrities named Mikayla.

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Origin and Meaning of Mikayla

The name "Mikayla" is of American origin, and it means "Who is like God?". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name, a modern spelling variant of Michaela.

Other Inspirations for the Name Mikayla

Mikayla Bouchard
Mikayla Lutz
Mikayla Hannah Montana
Mikayla Survivor
Mikayla Venson Uva
Mikayla Wingle

What does the name Mikayla mean?

Mis for mild, your mild and gentle way.

Iis for infinite, are your possibilities

Kis for keen, your sense of honesty.

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

Lis for lofty, your ambitions are high!

Ais for adventure, take a new one today

Past life for Mikayla born Oct 28, 1963

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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 Sumatra approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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