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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 29 29 0
1974 16 16 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 15 15 0
1977 28 28 0
1978 50 50 0
1979 69 69 0
1980 60 60 0
1981 63 63 0
1982 72 72 0
1983 59 59 0
1984 69 69 0
1985 64 64 0
1986 61 61 0
1987 52 52 0
1988 53 53 0
1989 90 90 0
1990 77 77 0
1991 72 72 0
1992 67 67 0
1993 76 76 0
1994 82 82 0
1995 118 118 0
1996 134 134 0
1997 120 120 0
1998 117 117 0
1999 129 129 0
2000 132 132 0
2001 183 183 0
2002 176 176 0
2003 292 292 0
2004 222 222 0
2005 311 311 0
2006 247 247 0
2007 238 238 0
2008 225 225 0
2009 165 165 0
2010 137 137 0
2011 188 188 0
2012 117 117 0
2013 90 90 0
2014 64 64 0

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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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.

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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 gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Yahaira

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

Alternative Meanings

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

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

I is for impress, for impress you will.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Ariahay". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hyiraaa". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Yahaira born Dec 20, 1943

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 Central India approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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