Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Electa

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Alt. Meaning

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for lucky, who is more?

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

C is for captive, your web of charm.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Fun Facts about the name Electa

  • How Popular is the name Electa? Electa is the 9,763rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Electa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,181 babies born with the first name Electa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Electa 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 Electa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Electa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Electa is Saturday, September 25th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Electa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Electa was in 1918 with a total of 40 babies.
  • Random Electa Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Electa is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Louisiana have the same name in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Electa: The name spelled backwards is Atcele. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Caltee. How do you pronounce that?
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