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Origin and Meaning of Aaniyah

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Illinois, U.S. says the name Aaniyah is of African origin and means "Gift of god".
  2. 2 submissions from Virginia, U.S. agree the name Aaniyah means "Gifted" and is of African / English origin.
  3. A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Aaniyah is of English origin and means "Gifted person with a ton of love in there heart".
  4. A user from California, U.S. says the name Aaniyah is of African origin and means "Look up to God".
  5. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Aaniyah is of American origin and means "God was graciouse".
  6. A submission from District of Columbia, U.S. says the name Aaniyah means "Morning Star" and is of African origin.
  7. A user from California, U.S. says the name Aaniyah means "a very beautiful young girl who will grow up to be a very talented young lady".
  8. A user from Minnesota, U.S. says the name Aaniyah is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Indian princess".
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Fun Facts about the name Aaniyah

  • How Popular is the name Aaniyah? Aaniyah is the 9,486th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Aaniyah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,236 babies born with the first name Aaniyah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aaniyah to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aaniyah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Aaniyah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aaniyah was in 2008 with a total of 104 babies.
  • Random Aaniyah Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aaniyah is not a popular baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Mississippi have the same name in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Aaniyah: The name spelled backwards is Hayinaa. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yihanaa. How do you pronounce that?
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