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Popularity
19k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Aisha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Prosperous
  • #1640 All Time
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2k Aysha (Arabic)

How popular is the name "Aisha" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1950 5 5 0
1951 6 6 0
1955 8 8 0
1957 5 5 0
1959 8 8 0
1961 8 8 0
1962 8 8 0
1963 13 13 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 15 15 0
1967 24 24 0
1968 29 29 0
1969 37 37 0
1970 51 51 0
1971 54 54 0
1972 107 107 0
1973 222 222 0
1974 250 250 0
1975 397 397 0
1976 545 540 5
1977 1,550 1,540 10
1978 819 819 0
1979 662 662 0
1980 619 619 0
1981 574 574 0
1982 482 482 0
1983 391 391 0
1984 368 368 0
1985 338 338 0
1986 372 372 0
1987 379 379 0
1988 365 360 5
1989 373 373 0
1990 417 410 7
1991 523 523 0
1992 407 407 0
1993 398 398 0
1994 353 353 0
1995 420 420 0
1996 413 413 0
1997 353 353 0
1998 398 398 0
1999 325 325 0
2000 341 341 0
2001 369 369 0
2002 406 406 0
2003 424 424 0
2004 415 415 0
2005 371 371 0
2006 413 413 0
2007 417 417 0
2008 383 383 0
2009 385 385 0
2010 417 417 0
2011 447 447 0
2012 503 503 0
2013 507 507 0
2014 543 543 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Aisha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 19,461 babies born with the name Aisha in the United States. That's more than enough Aishas to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aisha" was in 1977 with a total of 1,540 babies. (That's a lot of baby Aishas)

According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aisha" ranks #45 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 32 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of 1,550 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Aisha popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Aisha in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Aisha" mean? The list below shows the origins of Aisha as well as things modernly associated with the name Aisha such as celebrities named Aisha.

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Aisha

The name "Aisha" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Prosperous". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Aisha Tyler

Aisha Tyler is an actress, comedian, author, and producer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Aisha was born in 1970 in San Francisco, California, United States.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

S is for special, you are, you know!

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Ahsia". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aiash". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Aisha born Oct 19, 1936

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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