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5k
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since 1880

Yahaira

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Spanish
  • Meaning: To light, to shine
  • #3773 All Time
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How popular is the name "Yahaira" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
197329290
197416160
197525250
197615150
197728280
197850500
197969690
198060600
198163630
198272720
198359590
198469690
198564640
198661610
198752520
198853530
198990900
199077770
199172720
199267670
199376760
199482820
19951181180
19961341340
19971201200
19981171170
19991291290
20001321320
20011831830
20021761760
20032922920
20042222220
20053113110
20062472470
20072382380
20082252250
20091651650
20101371370
20111881880
20121171170
201390900
201464640

Want to know about the populiarty of Yahaira? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,654 babies born with the name Yahaira in the United States. That's more than enough Yahairas to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1973 when it was given to 29 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Yahaira" was in 2005 with a total of 311 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Yahaira" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 49 babies in California have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 118 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Yahaira" mean?

Yahaira (Spanish): To light, to shine

The name "Yahaira" is of Spanish origin and it means "To light, to shine". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Y is for young, the years never show!

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

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

I is for interest, you show in others.

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

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

Where is the name Yahaira popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Yahaira 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!

Past life for Yahaira born Feb 19, 2010

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 Africa approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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