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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Mini mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Mini

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • A user from China says the name Mini is of English origin and means "Small; tiny".

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  1. A very short skirt
  2. Used of women's clothing; very short with hemline above the knee ("a mini dress" and "miniskirts")

From the prefix mini-.

    mini was also found in the following language(s): Aromanian, Dakota, Ekpeye, French, Hidatsa, Hungarian, Italian, Latvian, Mandan, Ogbah, Spanish, and Tsuvadi

    Notable Persons Named Mini

    Mini was born in Mumbai.


    Mini Andén is a model. Mini was given the name Susanna Andén on June 7th, 1978 in Stockholm.


    Mini McGuinness is a student.


    Mini Menon is an executive editor at bloomberg tv india, editing, and executive editoratbloomberg tv india.


    Mini Jakobsen is a soccer player for the IK Junkeren, IK Grand Bodø, FK Bodø/Glimt, Rosenborg BK, BSC Young Boys, MSV Duisburg, Lierse S.K., and Norway national football team. Mini was born on November 8th, 1965 in Gravdal, Nordland.


    Mini was born on November 21st, 1978 in La Huacana Municipality.


    Notable Persons With the Last Name Mini

    mini is a j-pop and electropop singing and model (people). Her ongoing career started in 2010. mini was born on March 12th, 1985.


    Anukul Mini is an athlete for the Chonburi Blue Wave Futsal Club.


    Where is the name Mini popular?

    International Interest for Mini

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    Popularity in the US

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    Popularity of Mini as a last name

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    Common first names for Mini

    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Mini U.S.
      White 86.60% 64.26%
      African American 2.72% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.11% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 6.80% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Mini

    People with the last name Mini are most frequently White

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    Fun Facts about the name Mini

    • How Popular is the name Mini? Mini is the 51,864th most popular name of all time. As a last name Mini was the 42,163rd most popular name in 2010.
    • How many people with the first name Mini have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37 babies born with the first name Mini in the United States.
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mini? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
    • When was Mini first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mini is Wednesday, August 18th, 1875.
    • What year had the most people named Mini born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mini was in 1968 with a total of 6 babies.
    • Weird things about the name Mini: Your name in reverse order is Inim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Inmi. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Mini? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 515 people with the last name Mini.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mini? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Mini as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
    • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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