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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #17169 most popular

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< 1k Nura (Arabic)
< 1k Nuru (Swahili)

What does the name "Nur" mean?

Nur (Arabic): Light

The name "Nur" is of Arabic origin and it means "Light". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 11 other names that are similar to this one.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

U is for upstanding, your inner-self.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Nur? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 419 babies born with the name Nur in the United States. That's more than enough Nurs to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1981 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nur" was in 1996 with a total of 18 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nur" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 17 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Nur popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Nur 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!

Past life for Nur born May 25, 1971

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 Western Russia approximately on 450. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

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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