Oneida

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
122
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Oneida

"Oneida" is a name of Native American origin, and it means "Eagerly awaited". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The Iroquoian language spoken by the Oneida
  2. A member of the Iroquoian people formerly living east of Lake Ontario
Wiktionary
  1. Their Iroquoian language.
  2. A lake and river in New York State.
  3. One of a tribe of Native Americans formerly inhabiting the region near Oneida Lake in New York.

Notable Persons With the Name Oneida

Oneida Coromoto Gonzalez Garcia is an important human. Oneida was born on June 3rd, 1981.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1887 5 5 0
1892 6 6 0
1894 5 5 0
1896 5 5 0
1899 8 8 0
1900 9 9 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 5 5 0
1903 5 5 0
1904 6 6 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 15 15 0
1908 5 5 0
1909 8 8 0
1910 16 16 0
1911 13 13 0
1912 12 12 0
1913 19 19 0
1914 31 31 0
1915 38 38 0
1916 18 18 0
1917 39 39 0
1918 38 38 0
1919 63 63 0
1920 49 49 0
1921 48 48 0
1922 59 59 0
1923 41 41 0
1924 44 44 0
1925 43 43 0
1926 41 41 0
1927 47 47 0
1928 26 26 0
1929 27 27 0
1930 31 31 0
1931 19 19 0
1932 25 25 0
1933 26 26 0
1934 25 25 0
1935 20 20 0
1936 22 22 0
1937 17 17 0
1938 19 19 0
1939 18 18 0
1940 19 19 0
1941 22 22 0
1942 14 14 0
1943 16 16 0
1944 19 19 0
1945 20 20 0
1946 16 16 0
1947 14 14 0
1948 21 21 0
1949 19 19 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 17 17 0
1952 23 23 0
1953 14 14 0
1954 13 13 0
1955 16 16 0
1956 17 17 0
1957 20 20 0
1958 14 14 0
1959 19 19 0
1960 32 32 0
1961 19 19 0
1962 14 14 0
1963 20 20 0
1964 22 22 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 16 16 0
1967 22 22 0
1968 23 23 0
1969 23 23 0
1970 24 24 0
1971 27 27 0
1972 19 19 0
1973 29 29 0
1974 24 24 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 20 20 0
1977 28 28 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 25 25 0
1980 19 19 0
1981 20 20 0
1982 19 19 0
1983 20 20 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 14 14 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 12 12 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 14 14 0
1990 11 11 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 12 12 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 9 9 0
1998 16 16 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 16 16 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 10 10 0
2003 14 14 0
2004 11 11 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 10 10 0
2007 6 6 0
2008 7 7 0
2009 7 7 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 5 5 0
2015 11 11 0

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Popularity of Oneida as a first name

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Common last names for Oneida

  • Williams
  • Davis
  • Johnson
  • Moore
  • Jackson
  • Miller

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Oneida U.S.
  White 91.80% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Oneida

People with the last name Oneida are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Oneida

  • How Popular is the name Oneida? Oneida is the 6,109th most popular name of all time. As a last name Oneida was the 137,327th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Oneida have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,239 babies born with the first name Oneida in the United States. That's more than enough people named Oneida to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Oneida? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1887 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Oneida first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Oneida is Tuesday, December 11th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Oneida born? The highest recorded use of the first name Oneida was in 1919 with a total of 63 babies.
  • Random Oneida Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Oneida is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Oneida: Your name in reverse order is Adieno. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Einoda. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Oneida? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 122 people with the last name Oneida.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Oneida? Oneida is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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What does the name Oneida mean?

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Nis for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Eis for expert, in your chosen career

Iis for inclusive, never leaving others out

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Ais for able, for you surely are.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.