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Ayaan

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Gift of God
  • #4985 All Time
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How popular is the name "Ayaan" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1995 5 5 0
2000 18 0 18
2001 23 6 17
2002 18 0 18
2003 25 0 25
2004 129 7 122
2005 59 6 53
2006 129 7 122
2007 191 9 182
2008 237 11 226
2009 283 18 265
2010 307 11 296
2011 328 6 322
2012 366 11 355
2013 398 10 388
2014 498 14 484

Want to know about the populiarty of Ayaan? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,014 babies born with the name Ayaan in the United States. That's more than enough Ayaans 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 1995 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ayaan" was in 2014 with a total of 484 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ayaan" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 366 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ayaan popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Ayaan

The name "Ayaan" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Gift of God". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a politician and writer. Ayaan was born in 1969 as Ayaan Hirsi Magan in Mogadishu, Somalia.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Naaya". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Anaya". 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 Ayaan born Jun 30, 1995

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 Newfoundland approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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