Alvira

First Name
927
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
733
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alvira

User Submitted Origins

     Urdu
41%
     Arabic
24%
     Indian (Sanskrit)
18%
     German
12%
     African
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from India says the name Alvira means "Speaker the truth" and is of Arabic origin.
  • A user from Qatar says the name Alvira means "Dearly loved".
  • According to a user from Australia, the name Alvira is of German origin and means "Noble One Elf Council White person in a Black Crowd (metaphoric) Truthful".
  • A user from United Arab Emirates says the name Alvira means "Dearly Loved".
  • According to a user from Washington, U.S., the name Alvira means "Gift of god".
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International Interest

Notable Persons With the Last Name Alvira

José María Alvira was a composer, director, and master of voices. José was born in 1864 in Zaragoza. José is also known as José María. He left this life in 1938.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 6 6 0
1894 7 7 0
1895 5 5 0
1899 6 6 0
1900 15 15 0
1901 6 6 0
1902 8 8 0
1904 7 7 0
1905 16 16 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 7 7 0
1908 7 7 0
1909 7 7 0
1910 17 17 0
1911 20 20 0
1912 22 22 0
1913 21 21 0
1914 23 23 0
1915 26 26 0
1916 29 29 0
1917 33 33 0
1918 40 40 0
1919 41 41 0
1920 43 43 0
1921 37 37 0
1922 41 41 0
1923 31 31 0
1924 33 33 0
1925 34 34 0
1926 24 24 0
1927 22 22 0
1928 23 23 0
1929 18 18 0
1930 17 17 0
1931 15 15 0
1932 18 18 0
1933 19 19 0
1934 13 13 0
1935 18 18 0
1936 5 5 0
1937 6 6 0
1938 11 11 0
1939 8 8 0
1940 9 9 0
1941 7 7 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 6 6 0
1944 6 6 0
1946 6 6 0
1947 7 7 0
1948 11 11 0
1950 6 6 0
1951 5 5 0
1954 5 5 0
1955 5 5 0
1957 10 10 0
1959 5 5 0
1961 5 5 0
1962 6 6 0
1980 5 5 0
2016 5 5 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Alvira

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Alvira as a first name

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Popularity of Alvira as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alvira U.S.
  White 8.46% 64.26%
  African American 1.50% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 89.50% 16.26%

Of Last Name Alvira

People with the last name Alvira are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Alvira

  • How Popular is the name Alvira? Alvira is the 11,067th most popular name of all time. As a last name Alvira was the 31,554th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Alvira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 927 babies born with the first name Alvira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alvira to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alvira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Alvira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alvira is Thursday, September 5th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Alvira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alvira was in 1920 with a total of 43 babies.
  • Random Alvira Factoid: According to the 1920 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alvira is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1920.
  • Weird things about the name Alvira: Your name in reverse order is Arivla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Laraiv. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alvira? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 733 people with the last name Alvira.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alvira? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Alvira as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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