in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby 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
2015 425 9 416

Want to know about the popularity of the Ayaan baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,439 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 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ayaan" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of only 237 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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.

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 accord, the harmony you spread.

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Naaya". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ayaan". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Ayaan born May 24, 1987

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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 Hungary approximately on 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

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 lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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