First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nneka

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  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Nneka is of Nigerian origin and means "Mother is supreme".
  • A user from Trinidad and Tobago says the name Nneka is of Nigerian origin and means "God".

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Alt. Meaning

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

N is for nifty, how neat!

E is for eager, let's get started!

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Notable Persons Named Nneka

Nneka is a soul music, hip hop music, contemporary r&b, afrobeat, and reggae musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to 2003. Nneka was given the name Nneka Lucia Egbuna on December 24th, 1980.

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Nneka Ogwumike is a basketball player for the Los Angeles Sparks and Dynamo Kursk in the Women's National Basketball Association. She was most active from 2012 to present. Nneka was born on July 2nd, 1990 in Tomball, Texas.

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Nneka was born on August 18th, 1989 in Hațeg.

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Nacole Rice is a rhythm, blues, soul music, and hip hop music singing. She plays Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2011 to present. Nacole was given the name Nneka Renacole Rice on January 27th, 1977 in Gallatin, Tennessee, United States. Nacole is also known as Nacole Rice.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nneka

Nneka is a soul music, hip hop music, contemporary r&b, afrobeat, and reggae musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to 2003. Nneka was given the name Nneka Lucia Egbuna on December 24th, 1980.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 6 6 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 44 44 0
1973 36 36 0
1974 31 31 0
1975 38 38 0
1976 35 35 0
1977 34 34 0
1978 39 39 0
1979 32 32 0
1980 46 46 0
1981 51 51 0
1982 26 26 0
1983 29 29 0
1984 20 20 0
1985 19 19 0
1986 22 22 0
1987 24 24 0
1988 31 31 0
1989 38 38 0
1990 49 49 0
1991 41 41 0
1992 53 53 0
1993 46 46 0
1994 45 45 0
1995 35 35 0
1996 28 28 0
1997 27 27 0
1998 28 28 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 19 19 0
2001 14 14 0
2002 17 17 0
2003 19 19 0
2004 15 15 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 10 10 0
2007 6 6 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 6 6 0
2010 12 12 0
2011 6 6 0
2012 7 7 0
2013 8 8 0
2014 5 5 0
2015 5 5 0
2016 5 5 0

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Popularity of Nneka as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nneka

  • How Popular is the name Nneka? Nneka is the 9,525th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nneka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,172 babies born with the first name Nneka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nneka to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nneka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nneka first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nneka is Sunday, June 30th, 1968.
  • What year had the most people named Nneka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nneka was in 1992 with a total of 53 babies.
  • Random Nneka Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nneka is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Nneka: Your name in reverse order is Akenn. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nenak. How do you pronounce that?

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