Cuba

Cuba - A very unique female name



  Jul 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cuba appeared on the charts for the first time in 1920 on position #1566. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cuba and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cuba? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cuba. The baby girl name Cuba was given to 8 baby girls in 1944, ranking #1435 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 154,909 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cuba peaked in popularity 75 years ago in 1944 on position 1435.



Famous with this name

Cuba Gooding Jr.
Cuba
Carmen Cuba


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Cuba is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cuba is currently topping the baby name charts in Kentucky at position #372 - and is the least popular in Kentucky at position #372.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cuba is where you live.


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Cuba origin and meaning

Cuba is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cuba, pop culture references for the name Cuba and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cuba

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cuba, sorted by popularity.

Chava / Chavy / Chavie / Cova / Chevy / Chavi / Coby / Cubia /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19441435
19211581
19201566

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Kentucky372

Even more about Cuba


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cuba a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cuba?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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On chart
1944
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Cuba
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 154,909
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1920
1944 births +8

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