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First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Araya

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 5 5 0
1987 5 5 0
1990 12 12 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 22 22 0
1993 22 22 0
1994 18 18 0
1995 24 24 0
1996 17 17 0
1997 27 27 0
1998 49 49 0
1999 29 29 0
2000 82 82 0
2001 79 79 0
2002 72 72 0
2003 70 70 0
2004 89 89 0
2005 108 108 0
2006 119 119 0
2007 130 130 0
2008 109 109 0
2009 118 118 0
2010 103 103 0
2011 120 120 0
2012 122 122 0
2013 120 120 0
2014 149 149 0
2015 178 173 5

Fun Facts about the name Araya

  • How many people with the first name Araya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,010 babies born with the first name Araya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Araya to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Araya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Araya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Araya is Tuesday, November 11th, 1919.
  • What year had the most people named Araya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Araya was in 2015 with a total of 173 babies.
  • Random Araya Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Araya is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Araya: Your name in reverse order is Ayara. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aarya. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Araya? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,742 people with the last name Araya.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Araya? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Araya as their last name since less than 1 person in 108k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Araya as a first name

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Popularity of Araya as a last name

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Common first names for Araya

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Araya U.S.
  White 8.90% 64.26%
  African American 29.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.15% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 58.61% 16.26%

Of Last Name Araya

People with the last name Araya are most frequently African American or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Araya A Harget

Araya was born in 1981.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Araya

Araya A Hargate
Araya Desta
Araya Hailu
Araya Mengesha
Araya Rims
Araya Souren
Araya Evans

What does the name Araya mean?

Ais for adaptable, whenever things change

Ris for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Yis for young, the years never show!

Ais for adventure, take a new one today

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