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Dawnya

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Dawnya mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Dawnya

User Submitted Origins

English
56%
Native American
22%
Scandinavian
11%
Hebrew
11%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Philippines says the name Dawnya means "Seeking freedom".
  2. According to a user from France, the name Dawnya is of English origin and means "Daybreak, seeker of freedom".
  3. According to a user from Florida, U.S., the name Dawnya is of Native American origin and means "Bringer of light; The Enlightened One".
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Fun Facts about the name Dawnya

  • How Popular is the name Dawnya? Dawnya is the 26,152nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dawnya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 224 babies born with the first name Dawnya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dawnya 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 Dawnya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Dawnya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dawnya is Thursday, May 24th, 1945.
  • What year had the most people named Dawnya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dawnya was in 1970 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dawnya: The name spelled backwards is Aynwad. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Wnaady. How do you pronounce that?
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