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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Amar

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Long Life
  • #4526 All Time
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How popular is the name "Amar" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1967909
1968707
197010010
1971606
197215015
197322022
197426026
197535035
197636036
197726026
197848048
197934034
198054054
198152052
198239039
198352052
198450050
198550050
198655055
198749049
198858058
198938038
1990651055
199144044
199247542
199337532
199453053
199547047
199653053
199759059
199897691
199988979
2000991287
200112010110
20021140114
20031479138
20041427135
200515811147
20061446138
20071477140
20081405135
20091316125
20101325127
20111447137
201215612144
201316318145
201417016154

Want to know about the populiarty of Amar? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,468 babies born with the name Amar in the United States. That's more than enough Amars to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Amar" was in 2014 with a total of 154 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Amar" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 131 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Amar

The name "Amar" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Long Life". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

A is for activities, for you have many.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

R is for realist, the way you are.

Your name in reverse order is "Rama". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aarm". 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 Amar born Dec 28, 1957

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 Oceania approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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