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8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
584
in the U.S.
in 2010

Ona

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 21 21 0
1881 21 21 0
1882 18 18 0
1883 26 26 0
1884 40 40 0
1885 38 33 5
1886 45 45 0
1887 47 47 0
1888 58 58 0
1889 53 53 0
1890 56 56 0
1891 63 63 0
1892 65 65 0
1893 82 82 0
1894 64 64 0
1895 66 66 0
1896 63 63 0
1897 71 71 0
1898 76 76 0
1899 75 75 0
1900 75 75 0
1901 79 79 0
1902 74 74 0
1903 54 54 0
1904 73 73 0
1905 76 76 0
1906 68 68 0
1907 85 85 0
1908 83 83 0
1909 68 68 0
1910 94 94 0
1911 75 75 0
1912 105 97 8
1913 124 124 0
1914 132 127 5
1915 180 168 12
1916 185 185 0
1917 191 182 9
1918 180 169 11
1919 168 163 5
1920 161 161 0
1921 166 160 6
1922 150 150 0
1923 149 144 5
1924 163 157 6
1925 159 159 0
1926 130 130 0
1927 149 143 6
1928 113 113 0
1929 140 131 9
1930 107 107 0
1931 121 121 0
1932 99 99 0
1933 78 78 0
1934 120 120 0
1935 83 83 0
1936 88 88 0
1937 77 77 0
1938 71 71 0
1939 81 76 5
1940 68 68 0
1941 64 64 0
1942 79 79 0
1943 62 62 0
1944 66 66 0
1945 65 65 0
1946 66 66 0
1947 45 45 0
1948 35 35 0
1949 51 51 0
1950 53 53 0
1951 69 69 0
1952 56 56 0
1953 38 38 0
1954 55 55 0
1955 45 45 0
1956 41 41 0
1957 42 42 0
1958 31 31 0
1959 21 21 0
1960 38 38 0
1961 26 26 0
1962 26 26 0
1963 26 26 0
1964 16 16 0
1965 28 28 0
1966 25 25 0
1967 24 24 0
1968 22 22 0
1969 19 19 0
1970 25 25 0
1971 25 25 0
1972 25 25 0
1973 29 29 0
1974 23 23 0
1975 31 31 0
1976 14 14 0
1977 19 19 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 19 19 0
1981 19 19 0
1982 20 20 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 15 15 0
1985 16 16 0
1986 18 18 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 6 6 0
1990 19 19 0
1991 17 17 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 12 12 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 15 15 0
1996 9 9 0
1997 6 6 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 13 13 0
2001 9 9 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 17 17 0
2004 17 17 0
2005 17 17 0
2006 10 10 0
2007 18 18 0
2008 18 18 0
2009 16 16 0
2010 18 18 0
2011 28 28 0
2012 22 22 0
2013 20 20 0
2014 33 33 0
2015 38 38 0

Fun Facts about the name Ona

  • How many people with the first name Ona have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,734 babies born with the first name Ona in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ona to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ona? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 21 new born babies.
  • When was Ona first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ona is Monday, April 15th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Ona born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ona was in 1916 with a total of 185 babies.
  • Random Ona Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ona is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 6 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1927.
  • Weird things about the name Ona: Your name in reverse order is Ano. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aon. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ona? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 584 people with the last name Ona.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ona? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ona as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Ona as a first name

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Popularity of Ona as a last name

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Common last names for Ona

  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Johnson
  • Wilson
  • Davis
  • Miller
  • Williams
  • Moore
  • Anderson
  • Thompson
  • Clark
  • Baker
  • Turner
  • Young
  • Wright

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ona U.S.
  White 10.27% 64.26%
  African American 7.02% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 51.88% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 28.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ona

People with the last name Ona are most frequently White, 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 "Ona" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ona as well as things modernly associated with the name Ona such as celebrities named Ona.

Slavic

Origin and Meaning of Ona

The name "Ona" is of Slavic origin, and it means "Grace". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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What does the name Ona mean?

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

Nis for notable, distinguished are your feats

Ais for action, something to take now

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