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40k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Aurora

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Goddess of the Dawn
  • #1110 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1880660
1881660
1882880
188310100
188411110
1886990
188715150
188813130
1889770
1890880
189115150
189216160
189320200
189414140
189515150
189626260
189716160
189814140
189917170
190021210
190125250
190219190
190328280
190431310
190543430
190635350
190753530
190846460
190953530
191061610
191166660
19121021020
191390900
19141071070
19151471470
19161821820
19171851850
19182262260
19192232230
19202742740
19213293290
19222862815
19233383380
19243573570
19253483417
19263273270
19273693609
19283613610
19293533485
19303313256
19312642586
19322562560
19332112110
19342112110
19352011965
19361931930
19371771770
19381901900
19391781780
19401541540
19411711710
19422232230
19432282280
19442032030
19452132130
19462112110
19472472470
19481991990
19491821820
19502172170
19511881880
19521981980
19531881880
19541671670
19551801800
19561731730
19571641640
19581501500
19591571570
19601761760
19611491490
19621731730
19631531530
19641561560
19651781780
19661751750
19671631630
19681581580
19691311310
19701641640
19711771770
19721531530
19731761760
19741741740
19751781780
19761841840
19771851850
19781671670
19791941940
19802072070
19812112110
19822462415
19831751750
19842062060
19852082080
19862162160
19872522520
19882362360
19892732730
19902932930
19912692690
19923213210
19933653650
19943183180
19953243240
19963553550
19974294290
19985035030
19995195190
20005575570
20016836830
20026646640
20038108100
20049869860
20059499490
20061,0671,0670
20071,0661,0660
20081,1701,1700
20091,4871,4870
20101,5231,5230
20111,7211,7210
20121,9001,9000
20132,1202,1200
20142,7182,7180

Want to know about the populiarty of Aurora? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,067 babies born with the name Aurora in the United States. That's more than enough Auroras to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aurora" was in 2014 with a total of 2,718 babies. (That's a lot of baby Auroras)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aurora" ranks #43 in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 31 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 2,718 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Aurora" mean?

Aurora (Latin): Goddess of the Dawn

The name "Aurora" is of Latin origin and it means "Goddess of the Dawn". It's a name commonly given to girls.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Arorua". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Uaoarr". 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 Aurora popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Aurora 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!

Celebrities named Aurora

Aurora Snow

Aurora Snow is an adult biography. Aurora was born in 1981 in Santa Maria, California, U.S.

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Aurora Molina

Aurora was born in 1931.

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Past life for Aurora born Aug 4, 1989

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 Northern Africa approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Aurora

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