The name Anakin is a boy's name . Anakin is ranked #828 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Invented Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your FAVORITE Boys Name".
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Anakin Skywalker, aka Darth Vader, is the antagonist in the original Star Wars trilogy. The name Anakin first entered the US Top 1000 in 2014. Its meaning is unknown but is thought to be an homage to a friend of George Lucas.
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