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Alaska Meaning


What does Alaska mean?

The name Alaska is of Native American Inuit origin.

The meaning of Alaska is "great land".

Alaska is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced A-las-ka.

The Given Name Alaska

Alaska is good for parents who want a name that is unique and mesmerizing.

Daring yet sweet, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

Although unique, your little bold Alaska, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Alaska Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 3,157 in baby name popularity for girls with 51 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,830 in baby name popularity for girls with 61 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Alaska Related Names

The names Alaske, Alaski are all forms of Alaska.

Famous Alaskas

    Alaska Numerology

    Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

    Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Alaska.

    It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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    Alaska Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Alaska.

    Just for fun, see the name Alaska 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 Alaska in Nautical Flags page.