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Neriah

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Lamp of God
  • #7980 All Time
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How popular is the name "Neriah" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1994 9 9 0
1995 9 9 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 16 16 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 30 30 0
2003 38 38 0
2004 24 24 0
2005 22 22 0
2006 29 29 0
2007 56 56 0
2008 50 50 0
2009 89 84 5
2010 107 102 5
2011 133 133 0
2012 174 174 0
2013 276 266 10
2014 287 287 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Neriah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,436 babies born with the name Neriah in the United States. That's more than enough Neriahs to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Neriah" was in 2014 with a total of 287 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Neriah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 174 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Neriah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Neriah

The name "Neriah" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Lamp of God". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Neriah Davis

Neriah Davis is a playboy playmate. Neriah was born in 1972 in Van Nuys, California.

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Alternative Meanings

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

I is for ideals, no higher!

A is for activities, for you have many.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

Your name in reverse order is "Hairen". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aihner". 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 Neriah born Aug 22, 2009

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 Philippines approximately on 1100. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. 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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