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44k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Ora

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Boys

How popular is the baby name Ora in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 213 149 64
1881 246 191 55
1882 248 181 67
1883 277 212 65
1884 319 251 68
1885 276 218 58
1886 350 287 63
1887 294 231 63
1888 395 325 70
1889 393 346 47
1890 403 354 49
1891 378 327 51
1892 458 405 53
1893 385 350 35
1894 446 404 42
1895 468 416 52
1896 450 408 42
1897 452 408 44
1898 486 447 39
1899 386 357 29
1900 505 463 42
1901 434 400 34
1902 470 427 43
1903 433 399 34
1904 448 412 36
1905 470 431 39
1906 441 407 34
1907 454 424 30
1908 474 426 48
1909 513 473 40
1910 548 495 53
1911 555 513 42
1912 670 605 65
1913 706 622 84
1914 797 698 99
1915 937 803 134
1916 1,010 857 153
1917 1,016 887 129
1918 989 858 131
1919 1,079 921 158
1920 1,015 894 121
1921 978 836 142
1922 1,022 865 157
1923 892 788 104
1924 952 823 129
1925 950 832 118
1926 882 759 123
1927 898 790 108
1928 765 656 109
1929 715 632 83
1930 762 676 86
1931 650 564 86
1932 627 556 71
1933 604 551 53
1934 593 512 81
1935 568 502 66
1936 519 443 76
1937 526 459 67
1938 464 415 49
1939 495 438 57
1940 470 420 50
1941 453 411 42
1942 431 371 60
1943 452 395 57
1944 406 363 43
1945 377 325 52
1946 399 353 46
1947 384 347 37
1948 375 328 47
1949 377 340 37
1950 314 270 44
1951 297 270 27
1952 309 277 32
1953 273 236 37
1954 261 234 27
1955 261 226 35
1956 250 224 26
1957 223 197 26
1958 206 182 24
1959 196 172 24
1960 150 124 26
1961 183 159 24
1962 138 119 19
1963 125 112 13
1964 129 110 19
1965 104 91 13
1966 98 77 21
1967 89 71 18
1968 87 74 13
1969 79 60 19
1970 68 58 10
1971 76 57 19
1972 66 53 13
1973 55 47 8
1974 47 35 12
1975 59 48 11
1976 49 33 16
1977 48 35 13
1978 39 34 5
1979 54 37 17
1980 47 37 10
1981 49 33 16
1982 36 29 7
1983 34 25 9
1984 46 36 10
1985 43 34 9
1986 33 27 6
1987 30 22 8
1988 38 29 9
1989 27 21 6
1990 15 10 5
1991 22 22 0
1992 31 24 7
1993 14 14 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 18 13 5
1997 16 16 0
1998 17 17 0
1999 13 13 0
2000 18 13 5
2001 13 13 0
2002 13 13 0
2003 11 11 0
2004 13 13 0
2005 22 16 6
2006 12 12 0
2007 20 20 0
2008 22 22 0
2009 16 16 0
2010 18 18 0
2011 23 17 6
2012 15 15 0
2013 24 24 0
2014 27 27 0
2015 38 33 5

Want to know about the popularity of the Ora baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 44,468 babies born with the name Ora in the United States. That's more than enough Oras to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 213 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ora" was in 1919 with a total of 921 babies.

According to the 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ora" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 40 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1910. Across the entire United States a total of 548 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ora popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Ora

The name "Ora" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Gold". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Ora

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Alternative Meanings

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Aro". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oar". 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 Ora born Jan 25, 1950

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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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1225. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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