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

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Origin and Meaning of Nakoa

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     Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Massachusetts, United States says the name Nakoa is of Hawaiian origin and means "Brave Warrior".
  • According to a user from West Virginia, United States, the name Nakoa is of Native American origin and means "Morning Eagle".

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nakoa (“brave”)

  1. A male given name.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nakoa U.S.
  White 6.49% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 38.53% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 44.59% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.52% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nakoa

People with the last name Nakoa are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Nakoa

  • How Popular is the name Nakoa? Nakoa is the 18,356th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nakoa was the 81,772nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nakoa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 408 babies born with the first name Nakoa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nakoa 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 Nakoa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nakoa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nakoa is Sunday, April 13th, 1975.
  • What year had the most people named Nakoa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nakoa was in 2017 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Nakoa Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nakoa is not a popular baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Nakoa: Your name in reverse order is Aokan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oakan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nakoa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 231 people with the last name Nakoa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nakoa? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nakoa as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.