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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ameri mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ameri

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  • A user from Utah, United States says the name Ameri means "Promise from god".
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International Interest
  1. (obsolete form) nominative plural form of āmers
  2. (obsolete form) vocative plural form of āmers

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ameri

Goli Ameri is an Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Values, Diplomacy, International Federation of Red Cross, Red Crescent Societies, Assistant Secretary of State for Educational, and Cultural Affairs. Goli was born on September 26th, 1956 in Tehran.


Mirza was born in Semnan, Iran. He passed away on January 10th, 1980.


Haddaf Al Ameri is a soccer player for the Al Dhafra FC, Al Ain FC, and United Arab Emirates national under-17 football team. Haddaf was born on November 21st, 1992 in United Arab Emirates.


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International Interest for Ameri

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Ameri as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ameri U.S.
  White 79.35% 64.26%
  African American 3.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 10.32% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.72% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ameri

People with the last name Ameri are most frequently White or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Ameri

  • How Popular is the name Ameri? Ameri is the 32,158th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ameri was the 59,603rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ameri have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 136 babies born with the first name Ameri in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ameri to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ameri? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 15 new born babies.
  • When was Ameri first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ameri is Monday, January 24th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Ameri born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ameri was in 2016 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Ameri Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ameri is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Ameri: Your name in reverse order is Irema. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eiram. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ameri? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 339 people with the last name Ameri.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ameri? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ameri as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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