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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #37 most popular

Similar Names
418k Sara (Hebrew)
6k Sariah (American)
3k Sari (Hebrew)
< 1k Saarah (Arabic)

What does the name "Sarah" mean?

Sarah (Hebrew): Princess

The name "Sarah" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Princess". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

Your name in reverse order is "Haras". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Saarh". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Sarah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,063,944 babies born with the name Sarah in the United States. That's more than enough Sarahs to occupy the country of Djibouti with an estimated population of 923,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 1,288 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sarah" was in 1982 with a total of 28,481 babies. (That's a lot of baby Sarahs)

According to the 1959 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sarah" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Montana. Imagine that, 19 babies in Montana have the same name as you in 1959. Across the entire United States a total of 3,887 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Sarah popular?

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

Celebrities named Sarah

Sarah Hyland

Sarah Hyland is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1996 to present. Sarah was born in 1990 as Sarah Jane Hyland in Manhattan, New York, U.S.


Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker is an actress, producer, and designer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1974 to present. Sarah was born in 1965 in Nelsonville, Ohio, United States.


Sarah Michelle Gellar

Sarah Michelle Gellar is an actress and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1981 to present. Sarah was born in 1977 in New York City, New York, United States.


Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman is a comedian with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1992 to present. Sarah was born in 1970 as Sarah Kate Silverman in Bedford, New Hampshire, U.S.


Sarah Shahi

Sarah Shahi is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1988 to present. Sarah was born in 1980 as Aahoo Jahansouz Shahi in Euless, Texas, U.S.


Sarah Wayne Callies

Sarah Wayne Callies is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Sarah was born in 1977 as Sarah Anne Wayne Callies in La Grange, Illinois, United States.


Past life for Sarah born Mar 19, 1960

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 USA South-East approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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.