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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nakhla

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Alt. Meaning

N is for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

A is for appreciative, of all you have

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Nakhla

Margaret was born in 1908. She left this life in 1977.


Ahmed Nakhla is a soccer player for the El Mokawloon SC, Al Ahly SC, Al-Masry SC, Baladeyet El Mahalla, Tanta FC, and Egypt national football team. Ahmed was born on February 5th, 1971 in Cairo.


Michel S. Nakhla is a in the field of electronic design automation.


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Popularity of Nakhla as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nakhla U.S.
  White 92.09% 64.26%
  African American 1.53% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nakhla

People with the last name Nakhla are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nakhla

  • How Popular is the name Nakhla? As a last name Nakhla was the 52,851st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Nakhla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Nakhla is Friday, December 15th, 1911.
  • How unique is the name Nakhla? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Nakhla. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Nakhla: Your name in reverse order is Alhkan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aklhna. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nakhla? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 392 people with the last name Nakhla.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nakhla? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nakhla as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Nakhlas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Nakhla born Oct 26, 2009

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 Thailand approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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