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15k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sarai

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: My princess
  • #1884 All Time
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5k Sarahi (Hebrew)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1953 5 5 0
1958 8 8 0
1959 6 6 0
1960 7 7 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 16 16 0
1965 12 12 0
1966 14 14 0
1967 15 15 0
1968 21 21 0
1969 16 16 0
1970 22 22 0
1971 15 15 0
1972 25 25 0
1973 19 19 0
1974 32 32 0
1975 30 30 0
1976 43 43 0
1977 56 56 0
1978 46 46 0
1979 74 74 0
1980 84 84 0
1981 79 79 0
1982 89 89 0
1983 84 84 0
1984 109 109 0
1985 134 134 0
1986 128 128 0
1987 165 165 0
1988 145 145 0
1989 181 181 0
1990 220 220 0
1991 253 253 0
1992 253 253 0
1993 286 286 0
1994 285 285 0
1995 346 346 0
1996 393 387 6
1997 377 377 0
1998 391 391 0
1999 446 446 0
2000 465 465 0
2001 480 480 0
2002 528 528 0
2003 642 642 0
2004 622 622 0
2005 655 655 0
2006 720 720 0
2007 818 818 0
2008 797 797 0
2009 786 786 0
2010 741 741 0
2011 701 701 0
2012 756 756 0
2013 723 723 0
2014 710 710 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Sarai? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,088 babies born with the name Sarai in the United States. That's more than enough Sarais to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sarai" was in 2007 with a total of 818 babies.

According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sarai" is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of only 818 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Sarai popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Sarai

The name "Sarai" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "My princess". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

S is for sensible, the practical side.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

Your name in reverse order is "Iaras". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Saria". 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 Sarai born May 28, 2015

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 Austria approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. 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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