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

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Origin and Meaning of Ayat

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  • According to a user from Pakistan, the name Ayat is of Arabic origin and means "Sign, verse of holy Qur'an".
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Borrowing from Arabic آية (ʾāya, “sign, token”).

  1. A verse of the Quran

ayat was also found in the following language(s): Crimean Tatar and Malay

Notable Persons Named Ayat

Ayat Al-Qurmezi is a bahrani poet, activist, student, bahrani people, and bahranipoet. Ayat was given the name Ayat Hassan Mohammed Al-Qurmezi in 1991 in Bahrain. Ayat is also known as Al-Qormazi and Ayat.


Ayat Najafi is a film director, screenwriter, and film producer. He has been prominent since 1985. Ayat was born on September 23rd, 1976 in Tehran.


Ayat Habib is an athlete for the Shabab Al-Ordon Club.


Ayat Mirzajanpour is an athlete for the Sanat Sari F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ayat

Hassan Ayat was a Member of Parliament of Iran, Member of Assembly of Experts, Deputy Leader of IRP, Islamic Consultative Assembly, Assembly of Experts, and Islamic Republican Party. Hassan was born on June 24th, 1938 in Najafabad. He breathed his last breath on August 5th, 1981.


FĂ©lix was born on September 17th, 1882 in Paris, France. He passed away on April 4th, 1972.


Albert was born on March 7th, 1875 in Paris, France. He left this life on December 2nd, 1935.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 5 5 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 9 9 0
1991 11 11 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 16 16 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 11 11 0
1996 9 9 0
1997 15 15 0
1998 13 13 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 54 54 0
2003 17 17 0
2004 21 21 0
2005 21 21 0
2006 20 20 0
2007 25 25 0
2008 26 26 0
2009 25 25 0
2010 21 21 0
2011 26 26 0
2012 59 59 0
2013 51 51 0
2014 51 51 0
2015 55 55 0
2016 68 68 0
2017 81 76 5

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Popularity of Ayat as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Ayat

  • How Popular is the name Ayat? Ayat is the 12,495th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ayat have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 766 babies born with the first name Ayat in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ayat to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ayat? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ayat first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ayat is Monday, June 26th, 1933.
  • What year had the most people named Ayat born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ayat was in 2017 with a total of 76 babies.
  • Random Ayat Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ayat is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Ayat: Your name in reverse order is Taya. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Atay. How do you pronounce that?

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