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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Skai

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     Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Nigeria says the name Skai means "Purity" and is of Latin origin.

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Skai

Skai Jackson is an actress. She was most active from 2007 to present. Skai was born on April 8th, 2002 in New York City, New York, USA.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1993 6 6 0
1995 6 6 0
1997 6 6 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 7 7 0
2001 10 10 0
2003 15 10 5
2004 10 10 0
2005 11 11 0
2006 19 14 5
2007 17 17 0
2008 13 13 0
2009 10 10 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 13 13 0
2012 39 39 0
2013 52 52 0
2014 44 38 6
2015 57 57 0
2016 83 77 6
2017 68 60 8
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Skai

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Skai as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Skai

  • How Popular is the name Skai? Skai is the 16,315th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Skai have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 500 babies born with the first name Skai in the United States. That's more than enough people named Skai 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 Skai? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Skai born? The highest recorded use of the first name Skai was in 2016 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Skai Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Skai is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Skai: Your name in reverse order is Iaks. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ksia. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Skai born Aug 16, 1969

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 Western Australia approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.