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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1997 11 5 6
1998 8 0 8
1999 6 0 6
2000 14 0 14
2001 16 6 10
2002 38 9 29
2003 171 17 154
2004 142 7 135
2005 369 22 347
2006 280 18 262
2007 399 23 376
2008 377 21 356
2009 396 19 377
2010 530 25 505
2011 664 26 638
2012 560 27 533
2013 438 17 421
2014 275 12 263
2015 286 19 267

Fun Facts about the name Amare

  • How many people with the first name Amare have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,980 babies born with the first name Amare in the United States. That's more than enough people named Amare to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Amare? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1997 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Amare first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Amare is Wednesday, September 21st, 1927.
  • What year had the most people named Amare born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amare was in 2011 with a total of 638 babies.
  • Random Amare Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Amare is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Amare: Your name in reverse order is Erama. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Maare. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Amare? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 486 people with the last name Amare.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Amare? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Amare as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Amare as a first name

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Popularity of Amare as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Amare U.S.
  White 4.73% 64.26%
  African American 90.74% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.03% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.67% 16.26%

Of Last Name Amare

People with the last name Amare are most frequently African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Amare

The name "Amare" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Immortal". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Notable Persons With the Name Amare

Amare Subba

Amare Subba is an athlete for the Machhindra Football Club.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Amare

Hailemariyam Amare

Hailemariyam Amare is a famous human. Hailemariyam was born on February 22nd, 1997.


What does the name Amare mean?

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Mis for mirth, your laughter.

Ais for accountable, someone to be counted on

Ris for realist, the way you are.

Eis for endear, all those you touch.

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