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9k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Amara

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Eternal
  • #2521 All Time
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How popular is the name "Amara" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1961550
1967660
1968770
196912120
197017170
197119190
197217170
197314140
197429290
197526260
197621210
197727270
197814140
197930300
198031310
198138380
198238380
198348480
198436360
198562620
198661610
198767670
198873667
198977770
19901311310
19911071070
19921141140
19931091036
19941151150
19951391390
19961511465
19971691690
199819017911
19992031976
20002932867
20012712638
200230929712
20034134067
20044644568
200551150011
20065175116
200753452113
20085415338
20095225166
20104544477
20114984908
20125215147
201350649511
201461060010

Want to know about the populiarty of Amara? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,167 babies born with the name Amara in the United States. That's more than enough Amaras to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Amara" was in 2014 with a total of 600 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Amara" ranks #90 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Alaska. Imagine that, 9 babies in Alaska have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 610 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Amara

The name "Amara" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Eternal". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Arama". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Maraa". 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 Amara born Aug 18, 1963

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 Spain approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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