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Akilah Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Akilah is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Akilah is "intelligent, wise".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 6178  in baby name popularity for girls with 20 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Akilah Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Akilah has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Akilah to other names.


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Related Names

Akilah is a variant spelling of Aqila.

The name Akeila is a form of Akilah.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Akilah in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Akilah.

Just for fun, see the name Akilah in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Akilah in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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