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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Xela

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     Native American

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  • A user from Philippines says the name Xela means "Beautiful place under God".
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Xela means "A Quiche Mayan name from the area surrounding Quetzaltenango, Guatemala. Depending on the source, it means "caldera lake under the volcanoes", or " my sacred mountain homeland".".
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Xela was born in 1962. She left this life in 2003.


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Fun Facts about the name Xela

  • How Popular is the name Xela? Xela is the 29,533rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Xela have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 164 babies born with the first name Xela in the United States. That's more than enough people named Xela 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 Xela? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Xela first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Xela is Friday, July 15th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Xela born? The highest recorded use of the first name Xela was in 2009 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Xela Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Xela is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Xela: Your name in reverse order is Alex. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Xlae. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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