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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

L is for life, that you live so well.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Notable Persons Named Neela

Neela Rasgotra is a fictional character.

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Neela Wickramasinghe is a playback singer and music of sri lanka musician. She was most prominent from 1967 to present. Neela was given the name Dona Delicia Neela Wickramasinghe on March 30th, 1950.

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Neela was born on April 26th, 1938.

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Neela Bhagwat is a hindustani classical music singing, professor, and translation. Neela was born Neela Bhagwat in Pune.

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Neela Marikkar is a chairman / managing director grant mccann erickson, grant mccann erickson, and chairman / managing directorgrant mccann erickson. Neela was born in Colombo.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 6 6 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 6 6 0
1976 7 7 0
1978 5 5 0
1979 10 10 0
1980 8 8 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 8 8 0
1984 8 8 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 8 8 0
1990 5 5 0
1993 5 5 0
1994 10 10 0
1999 7 7 0
2001 10 10 0
2002 7 7 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 40 40 0
2005 46 46 0
2006 69 69 0
2007 103 103 0
2008 93 93 0
2009 85 85 0
2010 67 67 0
2011 62 62 0
2012 47 47 0
2013 53 53 0
2014 53 53 0
2015 59 59 0
2016 27 27 0
2017 48 48 0

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Popularity of Neela as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Neela

  • How Popular is the name Neela? Neela is the 10,589th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Neela have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 997 babies born with the first name Neela in the United States. That's more than enough people named Neela to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Neela? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Neela first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Neela is Thursday, September 17th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Neela born? The highest recorded use of the first name Neela was in 2007 with a total of 103 babies.
  • Random Neela Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Neela is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 13 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Neela: Your name in reverse order is Aleen. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aeeln. How do you pronounce that?

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