Makoa name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Makoa

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from Finland and the United Kingdom, the name Makoa is of Hawaiian origin and means "Bold man".
  2. According to a user from the United States, the name Makoa is of Hawaiian origin and means "According to Hawaiian literature, the name means 'bold man' or 'strong man'. The ancient gods would call upon Makoa for his speed to deliver messages for them".
  3. A user from Washington, U.S. says the name Makoa means "Prefix ma means 'the', koa means courageous".
  4. According to a user from Louisiana, U.S., the name Makoa is of Hawaiian origin and means "Fearless".
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International Interest
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makoa (“brave”).

  1. A male given name from Hawaiian.

Notable Persons Named Makoa

Notable Persons Named Makoa

Makoa Freitas

Makoa was born on November 23rd, 1979 in Honolulu.


Fun Facts about the name Makoa

  • How Popular is the name Makoa? Makoa is the 13,877th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Makoa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 679 babies born with the first name Makoa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Makoa to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Makoa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Makoa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Makoa was in 2019 with a total of 48 babies.
  • Random Makoa Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Makoa ranks 94th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 15 babies in Hawaii have the same name in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Makoa: The name spelled backwards is Aokam. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Akoma. How do you pronounce that?
  • Makoa name meaning

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