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Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Ani

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hawaiian
  • Meaning: Glass
  • #5796 All Time
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How popular is the name "Ani" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1958 7 7 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 10 10 0
1968 9 9 0
1969 9 9 0
1970 5 5 0
1971 11 11 0
1972 8 8 0
1973 6 6 0
1974 17 17 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 13 13 0
1977 10 10 0
1978 21 21 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 20 20 0
1981 25 25 0
1982 22 22 0
1983 27 27 0
1984 30 30 0
1985 24 24 0
1986 26 26 0
1987 30 30 0
1988 28 28 0
1989 37 37 0
1990 42 42 0
1991 42 42 0
1992 54 54 0
1993 52 52 0
1994 38 38 0
1995 56 56 0
1996 50 50 0
1997 49 49 0
1998 55 55 0
1999 47 47 0
2000 89 89 0
2001 73 73 0
2002 92 92 0
2003 110 110 0
2004 115 115 0
2005 116 116 0
2006 107 107 0
2007 127 122 5
2008 107 107 0
2009 107 107 0
2010 79 79 0
2011 82 82 0
2012 67 67 0
2013 77 77 0
2014 101 101 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Ani? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,361 babies born with the name Ani in the United States. That's more than enough Anis to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1958 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ani" was in 2007 with a total of 122 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ani" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 116 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ani popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ani 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 "Ani" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ani as well as things modernly associated with the name Ani such as celebrities named Ani.

Hawaiian

Origin and Meaning of Ani

The name "Ani" is of Hawaiian origin, and it means "Glass". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Ani Difranco

Ani Difranco is a musician, singer-songwriter, and poet specializing in folk rock, alternative rock, and punk rock music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1990 to present. Ani was born in 1970 as Angela Maria DiFranco in Buffalo, New York, United States.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for activities, for you have many.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

Your name in reverse order is "Ina". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nia". 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 Ani born Mar 24, 1930

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. 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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