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Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Monae mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Monae

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  • A user from Michigan, United States says the name Monae is of French origin and means "Beautiful graceful life.".
  • A submission from Tennessee, United States says the name Monae means "Ineffable Person; truly one of a kind" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Monae means "Beautiful and unique You're different" and is of English origin.

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Alt. Meaning

M is for marvelous, which is how others see you

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Monae

Janelle Monáe is a singer, songwriter, composer, record producer, dancer, rapper, and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Janelle was given the name Janelle Monáe Robinson on December 1st, 1985 in Kansas City, Kansas.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1961 5 5 0
1968 6 6 0
1970 8 8 0
1971 7 7 0
1973 5 5 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 7 7 0
1976 11 11 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 8 8 0
1979 7 7 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 18 18 0
1984 16 16 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 34 34 0
1988 38 38 0
1989 28 28 0
1990 56 56 0
1991 61 61 0
1992 63 63 0
1993 81 81 0
1994 51 51 0
1995 56 56 0
1996 111 111 0
1997 92 92 0
1998 113 113 0
1999 92 92 0
2000 86 86 0
2001 62 62 0
2002 69 69 0
2003 83 83 0
2004 72 72 0
2005 45 45 0
2006 50 50 0
2007 46 46 0
2008 37 37 0
2009 41 41 0
2010 52 52 0
2011 45 45 0
2012 39 39 0
2013 52 52 0
2014 37 37 0
2015 52 52 0
2016 53 53 0
2017 43 43 0

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Popularity of Monae as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Monae

  • How Popular is the name Monae? Monae is the 6,779th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Monae have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,010 babies born with the first name Monae in the United States. That's more than enough people named Monae to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Monae? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Monae born? The highest recorded use of the first name Monae was in 1998 with a total of 113 babies.
  • Random Monae Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Monae ranks 107th in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 11 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Monae: Your name in reverse order is Eanom. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eamno. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Monae born May 21, 1945

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.