Names distinctive to Fiji

The list of names unique to the Republic of Fiji*

Female forenames

NameUniqueness Prevalence rank

Male forenames

NameUniqueness Prevalence rank

Surnames

NameUniqueness Prevalence rank
1. Waqa 94% 3.
2. Buksh 71% 1.
3. Goundar 68% 1.
4. Koroi 91% 4.
5. Tawake 95% 6.
6. Fiji 93% 8.
7. Ledua 91% 10.
8. Baravilala 98% 12.
9. Radrodro 100% 13.
10. Whippy 80% 11.
11. Ratu 47% 9.
12. Gounder 23% 5.
13. Tukana 88% 15.
14. Tora 31% 7.
15. Delai 59% 16.
16. Nute 33% 14.

Distinctive names in
the related** countries

CountrySimilarity
Trinidad and Tobago 19%
New Zealand 19%
Mauritius 18%
Australia 18%
Papua New Guinea 17%
Belize 17%
Barbados 17%

*The rank of the unique name is the geometric average of the name uniqueness and the name prevalence in the respective country. Name uniqueness is measured only by the exact grapheme form (not taking into account transliterational equivalents or phonetic similarities).

** Country similarity is the correlation of the relative frequency of the names shared by two countries (as measured by cosine similarity).