Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Waneta

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Alt. Meaning

W is for warm hearted, it's you!

A is for aware, of your surroundings

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

T is for talent, hidden or not.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Notable Persons Named Waneta

Notable Persons Named Waneta

Waneta Hoyt

Waneta Hoyt is a criminal.


Waneta was born in 1795 in South Dakota. He breathed his last breath in 1848.

Waneta Storms

Waneta Storms is an actor. Waneta was born on November 25th, 1968 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Waneta

Notable Persons With the Last Name Waneta


Waneta was born in 1795 in South Dakota. He breathed his last breath in 1848.


Fun Facts about the name Waneta

  • How Popular is the name Waneta? Waneta is the 6,127th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Waneta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,455 babies born with the first name Waneta in the United States. That's more than enough people named Waneta to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Waneta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1895 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Waneta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Waneta is Sunday, July 10th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Waneta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Waneta was in 1923 with a total of 101 babies.
  • Random Waneta Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Waneta is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 17 babies in Indiana have the same name in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Waneta: The name spelled backwards is Atenaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Wtaaen. How do you pronounce that?
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