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Teka name meaning

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171
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Teka

User Submitted Origins

Hawaiian
38%
African
31%
English
13%
American
13%
Indian (Sanskrit)
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Poland, the name Teka means "The burning one".
  2. A user from Philippines says the name Teka is of Japanese origin and means "wait".
  3. A submission from Colorado, U.S. says the name Teka means "Beauty" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Teka means "To sell" and is of African origin.
  5. A user from Pennsylvania, U.S. says the name Teka is of Hawaiian origin and means "God beholds".
  6. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Teka means "Suix word for flower".
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Notable Persons Named Teka

Notable Persons Named Teka

Teka

Teka is an athlete for the AD Fundão, Sporting Clube de Portugal (futsal), S.L. Benfica (futsal), and S.L. Olivais (futsal). Teka was born on July 7th, 1991 in Amadora, Portugal. Teka is also known as Teka.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Teka

Notable Persons With the Last Name Teka

Prince Tui Teka

Prince Tui Teka was a folk, contemporary, pacifica, folk music, and contemporary classical music actor and singer-songwriter. He plays Human voice, Guitar, and Saxophone. He was most active from 1951 to 1985. Prince was given the name Tui Latui on March 8th, 1937 in Ruatahuna. He left this life on January 23rd, 1985.

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Alebachew Teka

Alebachew Teka is a comedian. Alebachew was born in Wourgessa, Ethiopia.

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Teka

Teka is an athlete for the AD Fundão, Sporting Clube de Portugal (futsal), S.L. Benfica (futsal), and S.L. Olivais (futsal). Teka was born on July 7th, 1991 in Amadora, Portugal. Teka is also known as Teka.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Teka U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 92.98% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Teka

People with the last name Teka are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Teka

  • How Popular is the name Teka? Teka is the 25,455th most popular name of all time. As a last name Teka was the 104,602nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Teka have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 236 babies born with the first name Teka in the United States. That's more than enough people named Teka 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 Teka? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Teka first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Teka is Wednesday, February 4th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Teka born? The highest recorded use of the first name Teka was in 1981 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Teka: The name spelled backwards is Aket. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Etak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Teka? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 171 people with the last name Teka.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Teka? Teka is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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