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Popularity
32k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Mayra

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Spanish
  • #1277 All Time
Girls
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How popular is the name "Mayra" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1948 7 7 0
1949 5 5 0
1950 6 6 0
1951 6 6 0
1953 7 7 0
1954 7 7 0
1955 11 11 0
1956 20 20 0
1957 36 36 0
1958 38 38 0
1959 40 40 0
1960 50 50 0
1961 59 59 0
1962 53 53 0
1963 83 83 0
1964 84 84 0
1965 80 80 0
1966 98 98 0
1967 115 115 0
1968 126 126 0
1969 145 145 0
1970 173 173 0
1971 163 163 0
1972 154 154 0
1973 163 163 0
1974 197 197 0
1975 260 260 0
1976 217 217 0
1977 211 211 0
1978 407 402 5
1979 593 593 0
1980 885 873 12
1981 616 605 11
1982 562 550 12
1983 877 857 20
1984 1,148 1,127 21
1985 1,183 1,165 18
1986 1,543 1,502 41
1987 1,549 1,513 36
1988 1,453 1,433 20
1989 1,487 1,455 32
1990 1,530 1,502 28
1991 1,482 1,460 22
1992 1,455 1,438 17
1993 1,350 1,335 15
1994 1,262 1,245 17
1995 1,029 1,020 9
1996 902 893 9
1997 788 788 0
1998 797 797 0
1999 664 664 0
2000 570 570 0
2001 570 570 0
2002 551 551 0
2003 541 541 0
2004 465 465 0
2005 443 443 0
2006 437 437 0
2007 414 414 0
2008 381 381 0
2009 327 327 0
2010 307 307 0
2011 247 247 0
2012 207 207 0
2013 187 187 0
2014 161 161 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Mayra? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31,984 babies born with the name Mayra in the United States. That's more than enough Mayras to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1948 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mayra" was in 1987 with a total of 1,513 babies. (That's a lot of baby Mayras)

According to the 1984 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mayra" ranks #55 in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 676 babies in California have the same name as you in 1984. Across the entire United States a total of 1,148 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Mayra popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Mayra

The name "Mayra" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Combination of Maya/Myra/Mara". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for activities, for you have many.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Aryam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yaamr". 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 Mayra born May 28, 2013

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 Alaska approximately on 1550. 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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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