First Name
504
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Rakia mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Rakia

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
30%
Hebrew
20%
English
20%
Albanian
10%
African
10%
Egyptian
10%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Morocco says the name Rakia is of Arabic origin and means "Beautiful".
  • A submission from Albania says the name Rakia means ""The Fell/Drop of Broth". As national Albanian/Balkan drink. Albanian language is the only one in Balkan that explains it. In most cases words in Albanian are formed by actions, so is "Ra-Ki". "Ra" in Albanian means Fell/Drop/Going Down used as well to tell it's raining... "Ki" may have been similar to "Kime/Kima" which quite similar to broth. Broth is liquid water of bones, and Rakia is formed by the liquid water of grapes. The process of making Rakia is, heat the liquid water of grapes and what it fells/drops is called Raki." and is of Albanian origin.
  • A submission from Minnesota, United States says the name Rakia means "Beautiful" and is of English origin.
  • A submission from Netherlands says the name Rakia means "Rise, ascent, ascending" and is of Arabic origin.
  • According to a user from Arizona, United States, the name Rakia is of African origin and means "Beautiful".

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Wiktionary
  1. Alternative spelling of rakija

Notable Persons Named Rakia

Rakia was born on August 26th, 1996.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 7 7 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 11 11 0
1979 10 10 0
1980 14 14 0
1981 14 14 0
1982 6 6 0
1983 15 15 0
1984 13 13 0
1985 15 15 0
1986 14 14 0
1987 13 13 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 25 25 0
1990 22 22 0
1991 21 21 0
1992 25 25 0
1993 21 21 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 17 17 0
1996 13 13 0
1997 18 18 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 27 27 0
2000 22 22 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 9 9 0
2004 15 15 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 13 13 0
2008 8 8 0
2009 5 5 0
2010 6 6 0
2012 5 5 0

Fun Facts about the name Rakia

  • How Popular is the name Rakia? Rakia is the 16,241st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rakia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 504 babies born with the first name Rakia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rakia to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rakia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Rakia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rakia was in 1999 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Rakia Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rakia is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Rakia: Your name in reverse order is Aikar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rkaia. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Rakia born Feb 27, 1977

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Yugoslavia approximately on 750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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  • 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).
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