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Yuma

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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yuma

User Submitted Origins

Japanese
63%
Aztec (Nahuatl)
22%
English
9%
African
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 submissions from the United States and Mozambique agree the name Yuma means "Son of chief" and is of Aztec (Nahuatl) / Japanese origin.
  2. According to a user from the United States, the name Yuma means "Son of a chief".
  3. A submission from Florida, U.S. says the name Yuma means "Son of a Chief; Chief son" and is of Aboriginal origin.
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Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The Yuman language spoken by the Yuma
  2. A town in southwestern Arizona on the Colorado River and the California border
  3. A member of the North American Indian people of Arizona and adjacent Mexico and California
Wiktionary
  1. A city, the county seat of Yuma County, in southwestern Arizona, United States.
  2. A city in Yuma County, Colorado, United States.
  3. An unincorporated community in Taylor County, Kentucky, United States.
  4. An unincorporated community in Carroll County, Tennessee, United States
  5. The Quechan people and language

Notable Persons Named Yuma

Notable Persons Named Yuma

Yuma Asami

Yuma was born on March 24th, 1987 in Tokyo, Japan.

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Yuma Nakayama

Yuma Nakayama is a j-pop actor and singing. He plays Vocals. His ongoing career started in 2006. Yuma was born on January 13th, 1994.

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Yuma Ishigaki

Yuma Ishigaki is an actor and talent. His ongoing career started in 2000. Yuma was born on August 28th, 1982 in Gifu Prefecture.

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Yuma

Yuma is a soccer player for the CD Puerta Bonita, Rayo Vallecano, Rayo Vallecano B, CF Fuenlabrada, UD Salamanca, and Ontinyent CF. Yuma was born on October 8th, 1985 in Madrid. Yuma is also known as Javier Monsálvez Carazo.

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Nanase Hoshii

Nanase Hoshii is a musician. She was most prominent from 2003 to 2003. Nanase was given the name Yuma Hoshino on November 14th, 1988 in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan.

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Yūma Koishi

Yūma Koishi is an athlete for the Nippo–Vini Fantini. Yūma was born on September 15th, 1993 in Japan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yuma

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yuma

Yuma

Yuma is a soccer player for the CD Puerta Bonita, Rayo Vallecano, Rayo Vallecano B, CF Fuenlabrada, UD Salamanca, and Ontinyent CF. Yuma was born on October 8th, 1985 in Madrid. Yuma is also known as Javier Monsálvez Carazo.

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Hiroki Yuma

Hiroki Yuma is an athlete for the Renofa Yamaguchi FC.

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Masaya Yuma

Masaya Yuma is an athlete for the Blaublitz Akita.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yuma U.S.
  White 29.00% 64.26%
  African American 22.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 9.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 31.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yuma

People with the last name Yuma are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Yuma

  • How Popular is the name Yuma? Yuma is the 19,606th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yuma was the 160,975th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yuma have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 385 babies born with the first name Yuma in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yuma 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 Yuma? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Yuma first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yuma is Tuesday, October 22nd, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Yuma born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yuma was in 2014 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Yuma Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yuma is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Yuma: The name spelled backwards is Amuy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ayum. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yuma? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 100 people with the last name Yuma.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yuma? Yuma is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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