Amayah

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Amayah

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  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Amayah means "Close to God" and is of Hebrew origin.
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Amayah means "Close to God" and is of Arabic origin.
Other origins: English and Indian (Sanskrit)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1998 5 5 0
1999 25 25 0
2000 59 59 0
2001 49 49 0
2002 59 59 0
2003 68 68 0
2004 98 98 0
2005 81 81 0
2006 118 118 0
2007 136 136 0
2008 175 175 0
2009 183 183 0
2010 182 182 0
2011 205 205 0
2012 214 214 0
2013 197 197 0
2014 208 208 0
2015 250 250 0
2016 274 274 0
2017 317 317 0

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Popularity of Amayah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Amayah

  • How Popular is the name Amayah? Amayah is the 5,315th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Amayah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,903 babies born with the first name Amayah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Amayah to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Amayah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Amayah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amayah was in 2017 with a total of 317 babies.
  • Random Amayah Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Amayah is not a popular baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Amayah: Your name in reverse order is Hayama. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hyamaa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Amayah born Mar 13, 1977

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Eastern Australia approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

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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  • 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).