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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Sora

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Japanese
  • Meaning: Sky
  • #9709 All Time
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How popular is the name "Sora" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 6 6 0
1973 5 5 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 12 12 0
1980 12 12 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 9 9 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 11 11 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 9 9 0
1991 23 23 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 17 17 0
1994 8 8 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 23 23 0
1999 12 12 0
2000 23 23 0
2001 26 26 0
2002 22 22 0
2003 33 33 0
2004 38 33 5
2005 44 36 8
2006 54 42 12
2007 50 38 12
2008 51 39 12
2009 48 34 14
2010 86 69 17
2011 60 52 8
2012 68 52 16
2013 55 36 19
2014 92 67 25

Want to know about the populiarty of Sora? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,055 babies born with the name Sora in the United States. That's more than enough Soras to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Sora" was in 2010 with a total of 69 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Sora" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 55 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Sora popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Sora 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!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Japanese

Origin and Meaning of Sora

The name "Sora" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Sky". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

S is for select, as few are chosen.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Your name in reverse order is "Aros". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sora". 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 Sora born Jul 2, 1961

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 Quebeck approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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