Miko

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
708
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Miko

User Submitted Origins

African
27%
Japanese
18%
English
18%
African American
9%
Xhosa
9%
Indonesian
9%
Aboriginal
9%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from New York, United States says the name Miko is of Japanese origin and means "Female Shinto Priest. Can also mean Ocean Lake".
  • A user from Indonesia says the name Miko is of Indonesian origin and means "Gift of God".

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Wiktionary
  1. A transliteration of a Japanese female given name.

Miko was also found in the following language(s): Finnish and Japanese

Notable Persons Named Miko

Miko Hughes is an actor. His ongoing career started in 1988. Miko was given the name Miko John Hughes on February 22nd, 1986 in Apple Valley, California, U.S.

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Miko was born in 1961 in Jerusalem.

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Miko Sotto was a matinee idol, actor, teen star, and matinée idol. He was most prominent from 2000 to 2000. Miko was given the name Marcelino Antonio Carag Sotto III on May 10th, 1982 in Manila. Miko is also known as Marcelino Antonio Carag Sotto III. He breathed his last breath on December 29th, 2003.

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Miko was born on March 11th, 1957.

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Miko Mission is an italo disco, pop music, and eurodance singing. He plays Human voice. He was most active from 1964 to present. Miko was born in 1956 in Alessandria.

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Miko Palanca is an actor. He was most active from 2000 to present. Miko was born on February 3rd, 1978 in Philippines.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Miko

Izabella Miko is an actress and actor. She was most active from 1988 to present. Izabella was given the name Izabella Anna Mikołajczak on January 21st, 1981 in Łódź.

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Imre was born on September 4th, 1805 in Zăbala. He left this life on September 16th, 1876.

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He was most prominent from 2009 to 2009. Ladislav was born on April 9th, 1961 in Košice.

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Huhtala was born on March 30th, 1952.

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Joseph S. Miko was a camera operator. Joseph was born on August 6th, 1920 in Hungary. Joseph is also known as Joseph Miko. He left this life on April 28th, 2008.

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Mikó is a soccer player for the G.D. Estoril Praia, Odivelas F.C., C.D. Olivais e Moscavide, and S.C. Mineiro Aljustrelense. Mikó was born on March 16th, 1981 in Praia. Mikó is also known as Mikó.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 6 6 0
1967 18 18 0
1968 10 5 5
1969 14 14 0
1970 13 13 0
1971 35 30 5
1972 24 19 5
1973 5 0 5
1974 16 16 0
1975 21 14 7
1976 9 9 0
1977 5 5 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 11 11 0
1980 6 6 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 16 10 6
1983 12 7 5
1984 10 10 0
1985 8 8 0
1986 9 9 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 19 9 10
1990 17 10 7
1991 23 8 15
1992 22 10 12
1993 17 9 8
1994 27 6 21
1995 20 6 14
1996 14 7 7
1997 21 8 13
1998 22 9 13
1999 14 6 8
2000 17 0 17
2001 17 8 9
2002 22 11 11
2003 31 8 23
2004 18 5 13
2005 23 8 15
2006 30 13 17
2007 23 6 17
2008 26 8 18
2009 24 6 18
2010 34 9 25
2011 31 10 21
2012 32 14 18
2013 44 17 27
2014 41 11 30
2015 40 10 30
2016 46 13 33
2017 39 10 29
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Miko

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Popularity of Miko as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Miko U.S.
  White 90.68% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.54% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.41% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Miko

People with the last name Miko are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Miko

  • How Popular is the name Miko? Miko is the 10,328th most popular name of all time. As a last name Miko was the 32,485th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Miko have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,035 babies born with the first name Miko in the United States. That's more than enough people named Miko to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Miko? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Miko first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Miko is Sunday, September 13th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Miko born? The highest recorded use of the first name Miko was in 2016 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Miko Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Miko is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Miko: Your name in reverse order is Okim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Miko. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Miko? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 708 people with the last name Miko.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Miko? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Miko as their last name since less than 1 person in 417k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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