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Popularity
102k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mariah

Gender: Girl. Ranked #621 most popular

What does the name "Mariah" mean?

Mariah (American): Bitter, or From the Sea

The name "Mariah" is of American origin and it means "Bitter, or From the Sea". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 3 other names that are similar to this one.

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for interest, you show in others.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

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

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Mariah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 101,591 babies born with the name Mariah in the United States. That's more than enough Mariahs to occupy the territory of Aruba (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 101,484 (as of September 29, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 22 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mariah" was in 1996 with a total of 5,445 babies. (That's a lot of baby Mariahs)

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mariah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 272 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Mariah popular?



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

Celebrities named Mariah

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey is a singer, songwriter, actress, record producer, and philanthropist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1988 to present. Mariah was born in 1970 in Huntington, New York, U.S.

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Past life for Mariah born Dec 2, 1959

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 Central England approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.