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Una

First Name
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Una

"Una" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "one". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary

Anglicized form of Irish Úna.

  1. A female given name.

Una was also found in the following language(s): Faroese, Latvian, and Portuguese

Notable Persons With the Name Una

Una Stubbs is an actress, dancer, and dancer (former). She was most active from 1956 to present. Una was born on May 1st, 1937 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, UK.

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Una Foden is a pop, dance, electropop, dance-pop, r&b, acoustic, rhythm, blues, and acoustic music musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Una was given the name Una Theresa Imogene Healy on October 10th, 1981 in Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland. Una is also known as Una Foden.

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Una Merkel was an important individual. She was most active from 1920 to 1966. Una was born on December 10th, 1903 in Covington, Kentucky, U.S. She passed away on January 2nd, 1986.

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Una O'Connor was an actress and actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1911 to 1957. Una was given the name Agnes Teresa McGlade on October 23rd, 1880 in Belfast. She died on February 4th, 1959.

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Winifred Atwell was a boogie-woogie, ragtime, and classical musician. She was most prominent from 1946 to 1980. Winifred was given the name Una Winifred Atwell on February 27th, 1914 in Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago. She died on February 28th, 1983.

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Una Vincenzo, Lady Troubridge was a famous person. Una was born on March 8th, 1887. Una is also known as Taylor and Margot Elena Gertrude (birth name). She died on September 24th, 1963.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Una

Blasius To Una is a noteworthy human. Blasius was born in 1925 in Papua New Guinea.

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David Uña is an athlete for the Atlético Astorga FC.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 10 10 0
1881 14 14 0
1882 18 18 0
1883 19 19 0
1884 23 23 0
1885 28 28 0
1886 26 26 0
1887 31 31 0
1888 33 33 0
1889 47 47 0
1890 59 59 0
1891 39 39 0
1892 40 40 0
1893 43 43 0
1894 55 55 0
1895 46 46 0
1896 51 51 0
1897 44 44 0
1898 50 50 0
1899 53 53 0
1900 70 70 0
1901 50 50 0
1902 49 49 0
1903 48 48 0
1904 50 50 0
1905 47 47 0
1906 63 63 0
1907 72 72 0
1908 56 56 0
1909 57 57 0
1910 71 71 0
1911 73 73 0
1912 109 109 0
1913 105 105 0
1914 139 139 0
1915 164 164 0
1916 173 173 0
1917 161 161 0
1918 204 204 0
1919 186 186 0
1920 191 191 0
1921 217 217 0
1922 183 183 0
1923 152 152 0
1924 171 171 0
1925 173 173 0
1926 145 145 0
1927 123 123 0
1928 123 123 0
1929 119 119 0
1930 126 126 0
1931 108 108 0
1932 115 115 0
1933 124 124 0
1934 108 108 0
1935 95 95 0
1936 97 97 0
1937 85 85 0
1938 110 110 0
1939 91 91 0
1940 93 93 0
1941 62 62 0
1942 61 61 0
1943 60 60 0
1944 61 61 0
1945 52 52 0
1946 49 49 0
1947 42 42 0
1948 38 38 0
1949 38 38 0
1950 43 43 0
1951 34 34 0
1952 49 49 0
1953 30 30 0
1954 34 34 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 33 33 0
1957 39 39 0
1958 35 35 0
1959 34 34 0
1960 40 40 0
1961 41 41 0
1962 45 45 0
1963 37 37 0
1964 41 41 0
1965 34 34 0
1966 28 28 0
1967 35 35 0
1968 26 26 0
1969 29 29 0
1970 28 28 0
1971 22 22 0
1972 31 31 0
1973 22 22 0
1974 20 20 0
1975 12 12 0
1976 15 15 0
1977 15 15 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 13 13 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 15 15 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 14 14 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 14 14 0
1996 14 14 0
1997 7 7 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 27 27 0
2001 30 30 0
2002 21 21 0
2003 26 26 0
2004 21 21 0
2005 40 40 0
2006 26 26 0
2007 39 39 0
2008 38 38 0
2009 32 32 0
2010 26 26 0
2011 34 34 0
2012 33 33 0
2013 40 40 0
2014 45 45 0
2015 45 45 0

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Popularity of Una as a first name

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Popularity of Una as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Una

  • How Popular is the name Una? Una is the 2,850th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Una have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,564 babies born with the first name Una in the United States. That's more than enough people named Una 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 Una? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Una first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Una is Wednesday, September 8th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Una born? The highest recorded use of the first name Una was in 1921 with a total of 217 babies.
  • Random Una Factoid: According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Una is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 1921.
  • Weird things about the name Una: Your name in reverse order is Anu. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nau. How do you pronounce that?

What Una's Have Visited This Page?

What does the name Una mean?

Uis for unique, your love of life.

Nis for novel, don't get too complicated!

Ais for angelic, a truly pure heart

Name poster for Una

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