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Tekela

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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Tekela

User Submitted Origins

English
33%
African
28%
Mexican
17%
Swahili
11%
Persian/Iranian
6%
Maori
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Ghana says the name Tekela means "Scale(weigh); you have been. weighed in a scale and found wanting".
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Fun Facts about the name Tekela

  • How Popular is the name Tekela? Tekela is the 34,867th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Tekela have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 121 babies born with the first name Tekela in the United States. That's more than enough people named Tekela 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 Tekela? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Tekela first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Tekela is Monday, April 16th, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Tekela born? The highest recorded use of the first name Tekela was in 1983 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Tekela Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Tekela is not a popular baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Tekela: The name spelled backwards is Aleket. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eetalk. How do you pronounce that?
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