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Wanza name meaning

Last Name
134
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Wanza

User Submitted Origins

African
52%
Native American
30%
Indian (Sanskrit)
15%
English
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 3 people from Kenya and the United States agree the name Wanza is of Native American origin and means "Desert Rose".
  2. According to a user from Kenya, the name Wanza is of African origin and means "It is a female name in Africa that means a beautifulness".
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wanza U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 93.28% 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 Wanza

People with the last name Wanza are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Wanza

  • How Popular is the name Wanza? Wanza is the 18,705th most popular name of all time. As a last name Wanza was the 127,494th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wanza have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 418 babies born with the first name Wanza in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wanza 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 Wanza? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 33 new born babies.
  • When was Wanza first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wanza is Saturday, October 23rd, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Wanza born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wanza was in 1915 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Wanza Factoid: According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wanza is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1926.
  • Weird things about the name Wanza: The name spelled backwards is Aznaw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Anwza. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wanza? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 134 people with the last name Wanza.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wanza? Wanza is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Wanza name meaning

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