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Origin and Meaning of Yakira

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  1. A user from the United States says the name Yakira is of Hebrew origin and means "Most precious".
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Fun Facts about the name Yakira

  • How Popular is the name Yakira? Yakira is the 12,011th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yakira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 856 babies born with the first name Yakira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yakira to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yakira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Yakira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yakira is Tuesday, November 18th, 1924.
  • What year had the most people named Yakira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yakira was in 1997 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Yakira Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yakira is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Yakira: The name spelled backwards is Arikay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ayiakr. How do you pronounce that?
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