Nakita

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nakita

User Submitted Origins

     Greek
23%
     Spanish
23%
     Indian (Sanskrit)
23%
     English
8%
     American
8%
     African American
8%
     German
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Ghana says the name Nakita means "Victory over the people" and is of German origin.
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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1954 10 10 0
1959 6 6 0
1960 7 7 0
1961 5 5 0
1964 7 7 0
1968 10 10 0
1969 7 7 0
1970 11 11 0
1971 34 34 0
1972 26 26 0
1973 23 23 0
1974 90 90 0
1975 104 99 5
1976 72 72 0
1977 102 102 0
1978 85 85 0
1979 78 78 0
1980 72 72 0
1981 57 57 0
1982 53 53 0
1983 60 60 0
1984 68 68 0
1985 84 79 5
1986 269 269 0
1987 226 220 6
1988 153 146 7
1989 147 147 0
1990 130 130 0
1991 115 115 0
1992 102 102 0
1993 73 73 0
1994 66 66 0
1995 48 48 0
1996 46 41 5
1997 74 74 0
1998 55 55 0
1999 48 48 0
2000 21 21 0
2001 39 39 0
2002 31 31 0
2003 29 29 0
2004 24 24 0
2005 28 28 0
2006 25 25 0
2007 19 19 0
2008 15 15 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 17 17 0
2011 22 22 0
2012 15 15 0
2013 13 13 0
2014 8 8 0
2015 9 9 0
2016 7 7 0
2017 12 12 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Nakita

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Nakita as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nakita

  • How Popular is the name Nakita? Nakita is the 5,250th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nakita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,971 babies born with the first name Nakita in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nakita to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nakita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Nakita first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nakita is Tuesday, June 11th, 1912.
  • What year had the most people named Nakita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nakita was in 1986 with a total of 269 babies.
  • Random Nakita Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nakita is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Nakita: Your name in reverse order is Atikan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anakit. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nakita born Dec 28, 2008

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 Northern Japan approximately on 1025. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. 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).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).