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in the U.S.
since 1880
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<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Aisha

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2k Aysha (Arabic)

How popular is the baby name Aisha in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1950 5 5 0
1951 6 6 0
1955 8 8 0
1957 5 5 0
1959 8 8 0
1961 8 8 0
1962 8 8 0
1963 13 13 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 19 19 0
1966 15 15 0
1967 24 24 0
1968 29 29 0
1969 37 37 0
1970 51 51 0
1971 54 54 0
1972 107 107 0
1973 222 222 0
1974 250 250 0
1975 397 397 0
1976 545 540 5
1977 1,550 1,540 10
1978 819 819 0
1979 662 662 0
1980 618 618 0
1981 575 575 0
1982 481 481 0
1983 391 391 0
1984 368 368 0
1985 339 339 0
1986 372 372 0
1987 379 379 0
1988 365 360 5
1989 373 373 0
1990 417 410 7
1991 523 523 0
1992 407 407 0
1993 398 398 0
1994 353 353 0
1995 420 420 0
1996 413 413 0
1997 353 353 0
1998 398 398 0
1999 325 325 0
2000 341 341 0
2001 369 369 0
2002 406 406 0
2003 424 424 0
2004 415 415 0
2005 371 371 0
2006 413 413 0
2007 417 417 0
2008 383 383 0
2009 385 385 0
2010 417 417 0
2011 447 447 0
2012 503 503 0
2013 507 507 0
2014 544 544 0
2015 649 649 0

Fun Facts about the name Aisha

  • How many people with the first name Aisha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,111 babies born with the first name Aisha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aisha to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aisha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Aisha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aisha is Saturday, May 15th, 1897.
  • What year had the most people named Aisha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aisha was in 1977 with a total of 1,540 babies. That's a lot of babies named Aisha!
  • Random Aisha Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aisha ranks 88th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 70 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Aisha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsia. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahasi. How do you pronounce that?
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Common last names for Aisha

  • Thomas

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Aisha

The name "Aisha" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Prosperous". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Borrowing from Arabic عَائِشَة (ʿāʾiša).

  1. A female given name, most famously borne by Muhammad's third wife.

Aisha Tyler

Aisha Tyler is an actress, comedian, author, and producer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1996 to present. Aisha was born in 1970 in San Francisco, California, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Aisha

Aisha Braveboy
Aisha Buhari
Aisha Dee
Aisha Gaddafi
Aisha Thalia
Aisha Hinds
Aisha Morris

What does the name Aisha mean?

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Iis for interest, you show in others.

Sis for serene, your calm time.

His for humble, a saintly quality.

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

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