Mishka

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355
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mishka

User Submitted Origins

     Russian
32%
     Indian (Sanskrit)
31%
     Arabic
20%
     German
4%
     Hebrew
3%
     English
3%
     Jamaican
1%
     Sanskrit
1%
     Yugoslavian
1%
     Hungarian
1%
     Bulgarian
1%
     Persian/Iranian
1%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Mishka means "Bear".
  • A user from Nebraska, United States says the name Mishka is of Russian origin and means "Little bear".
  • A user from India says the name Mishka is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Gift of love".
  • According to a user from Kenya, the name Mishka is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Gift of God".
  • According to a user from Indiana, United States, the name Mishka is of Hebrew origin and means "Gift Of Love".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Mishka

Mishka is a reggae musician. They were most active from 1997 to present. Mishka was given the name Alexander Mishka Frith in 1974 in Bermuda.

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Mishka Henner is a in the fields of conceptual art, appropriation art, photography, and appropriation (art). Mishka was born on June 8th, 1976 in Brussels, Belgium.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Mishka

Mishka is a reggae musician. They were most active from 1997 to present. Mishka was given the name Alexander Mishka Frith in 1974 in Bermuda.

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Popularity of Mishka as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Mishka

  • How Popular is the name Mishka? Mishka is the 19,910th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Mishka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 355 babies born with the first name Mishka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mishka to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mishka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Mishka first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mishka is Wednesday, November 28th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Mishka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mishka was in 2017 with a total of 58 babies.
  • Random Mishka Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mishka is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 10 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Mishka: Your name in reverse order is Akhsim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Shkaim. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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