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First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Napa

  • When was the first name Napa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Napa is Sunday, December 28th, 1890.
  • How unique is the name Napa? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Napa. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Napa: Your name in reverse order is Apan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naap. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Napa? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 121 people with the last name Napa.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Napa? Napa is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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Popularity of Napa as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Napa U.S.
  White 4.96% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 47.11% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 42.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Napa

People with the last name Napa are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Napa" mean? The list below shows the origins of Napa as well as things modernly associated with the name Napa such as celebrities named Napa.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun napa
A plant (Brassica rapa pekinensis) with an elongated celerylike head of broadstalked leaves used as a vegetable in east Asia; called also Chinese cabbage.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery; used as a vegetable in east Asia

From the regional and colloquial Japanese term 菜っ葉 (nappa, “leaves of any vegetable”).

  1. Brassica rapa subsp. pekinensis, a kind of Chinese cabbage.

napa was also found in the following language(s): Finnish, Miskito, and Uma

What does the name Napa mean?

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Ais for action, something to take now

Pis for proud, you can hold your head up!

Ais for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

Past life for Napa born Apr 30, 1944

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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 USA North-Central approximately on 1025. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

You had an artistic personality, always transforming ugly into beauty, gray into bright colors. You would find an opportunity of creative self-expression in any situation. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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