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Popularity
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Aura

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Glowing Light
  • #5155 All Time
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How popular is the name "Aura" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
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188213130
1883880
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1886770
188816160
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1908660
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191314140
191415150
191526260
191615150
191716160
191822220
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192020200
192118180
192213130
192319190
192414140
1925990
192613130
192711110
192816160
1929990
193011110
193110100
193211110
193310100
193413130
1935990
1936880
1937660
193812120
1939880
1940550
194112120
1942770
194310100
1944660
1945660
194610100
194710100
1948880
1949550
195012120
1951990
195211110
1953880
195410100
195512120
195613130
1957990
195811110
195911110
196013130
196118180
1962770
196319190
196417170
1965990
196614140
196720200
196817170
196914140
197023230
197130300
197237370
197340400
197434340
197538380
197633330
197744440
197825250
197939390
198042420
198145450
198236360
198341410
198439390
198530300
198635350
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198842420
198931310
199039390
199130300
199252520
199330300
199430300
199545450
199637370
199727270
199826260
199929290
200049490
200137370
200251510
200329290
200434340
200552520
200669690
200749490
200840400
200967670
201054540
201155550
201263630
201364640
201485850

Want to know about the populiarty of Aura? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,841 babies born with the name Aura in the United States. That's more than enough Auras to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1881 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aura" was in 2014 with a total of 85 babies.

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aura" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 10 babies in California have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of only 30 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Aura" mean?

Aura (Latin): Glowing Light

The name "Aura" is of Latin origin and it means "Glowing Light". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 13 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Arua". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Uraa". 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.

Where is the name Aura popular?



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

Past life for Aura born Mar 21, 1994

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 USA South-West approximately on 775. 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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