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Mekai Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Mekai?

In 2018 the rare name Mekai, ranked the 5,413th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Uncommon, Mekai would be a striking name choice.

Position 2935, its highest popularity ranking, was reached in 2005 with 36 occurrences.

The least number of children given the name Mekai was less than 5, most recently in 1998.

Mekai, decisively moved upwards in popularity around the years 1998-2003, whereas 2012-2015 were years of successive downward movement.

The popularity trend for Mekai has been soaring upward for a while. however, the number of children named Mekai lately has dropped.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Mekai?

Mekai's popularity is at a mid point when measured against its most notable year.

The name Mekai is mostly unused and has recently started to drift downward in popularity.

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   Mekai (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 17 5,413
2017 17 5,424
2016 8 9,387
2015 12 6,930
2014 21 4,634
2013 24 4,131
2012 26 3,967
2011 21 4,606
2010 21 4,628
2009 21 4,686
2008 28 3,795
2007 26 3,967
2006 18 4,980
2005 36 2,935
2004 32 3,127
2003 29 3,245
2002 15 5,053
2001 18 4,403
2000 7 8,803
1999 6 9,489
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United States name popularity data is provided by the Social Security Administration and is based on Social Security card applications.

Data for a given year is not made available until well into the next year.

Data reflects what was recorded and has not been edited for errors, so for example the gender associated with a name may be incorrect.

The more babies that are given a particular name, the higher the popularity ranking. If multiple names have the same usage, the tie is broken by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. Therefore in the case of names with fewer occurrences, names with the same number of occurrences may have vastly different rankings because they will be interranked alphabetically.

To safeguard privacy, the SSA does not include names with less than 5 occurrences.

Please note, we update the data each May when the SSA releases new figures. All data changes at that time, including previous years, which will change minutely based on new information.