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

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Origin and Meaning of Araf

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Japan says the name Araf is of Arabic origin and means "High place".
  • A submission from Bangladesh says the name Araf means "High Place" and is of Arabic origin.
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Alt. Meaning

A is for aspirations, many to be attained

R is for respect, earned through your actions

A is for articulate, a regular wordsmith

F is for future, always looking ahead.

Fun Facts about the name Araf

  • How Popular is the name Araf? Araf is the 36,722nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Araf have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 99 babies born with the first name Araf in the United States. That's more than enough people named Araf 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 Araf? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2006 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Araf born? The highest recorded use of the first name Araf was in 2012 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Araf Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Araf is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Araf: Your name in reverse order is Fara. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Fraa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Araf born Jun 10, 1962

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 Egypt approximately on 1150. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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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).