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Pronunciation of Arizona
How popular is the baby name Arizona in the U.S.?
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Fun Facts about the name Arizona
- How many people with the first name Arizona have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,462 babies born with the first name Arizona in the United States. That's more than enough people named Arizona to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
- What year were 5 or more babies first named Arizona? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
- When was Arizona first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arizona is Tuesday, September 27th, 1870.
- What year had the most people named Arizona born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arizona was in 2014 with a total of 100 babies.
- Random Arizona Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Arizona is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2015.
- Weird things about the name Arizona: Your name in reverse order is Anozira. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onarzia. How do you pronounce that?
- How many people have the last name Arizona? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 129 people with the last name Arizona.
- How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Arizona? Arizona is one of the most unique last names recorded.
Where is the name Arizona popular?
Popularity of Arizona as a first name
Common last names for Arizona
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Of Last Name Arizona
People with the last name Arizona are most frequently White, American Indian and Alaska Native, or Hispanic or Latino
Entire United States
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Arizona" mean? The list below shows the origins of Arizona as well as things modernly associated with the name Arizona such as celebrities named Arizona.
Origin and Meaning of Arizona
The name "Arizona" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Good Oak". It's a name commonly given to boys.
- Glossy snake
- A state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
Uncertain. Two very different origins have been proposed:
- From Basque aritz ona (â€œgood oakâ€), from aritz (â€œoakâ€) + ona (â€œgoodâ€).
- From O'odham alÄ á¹£onak (â€œsmall springâ€), from alÄ (â€œsmallâ€) á¹£onak (â€œspringâ€).
The claim that it comes from Spanish Ã¡rida (â€œdryâ€) and zona (â€œzoneâ€) is folk etymology.
- A state of the United States of America. Postal code: AZ, capital: Phoenix.
- (rare) A female given name
- (rare) A male given name
Arizona was also found in the following language(s): Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, and Spanish
Other Inspirations for the Name Arizona
Arizona Tea Urine
Arizona Time Zone
Arizona State University
What does the name Arizona mean?
Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith
Ris for romantic, hopelessly so
Iis for ideals, no higher!
Zis for zeal, your zest for life.
Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!
Nis for novel, don't get too complicated!
Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within