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Ciara

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33k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
122
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ciara mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ciara

"Ciara" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Black". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name, a new Irish feminine form of Ciaran.

Notable Persons Named Ciara

She holds the title Goodies" and Oh". Ciara was given the name Ciara Princess Harris on October 25th, 1985 in Austin, Texas, United States.

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Ciara Renée is an actress. She has been prominent since 2013. Ciara was given the name Ciara Renée Harper on October 19th, 1990 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Ciara Janson is an actor, voice acting, actress, and voice actress. Her ongoing career started in 1989. Ciara was born as the child of David Janson and Debbie Arnold on April 27th, 1987 in Surrey.

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Ciara Bravo is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 2006. Ciara was given the name Ciara Quinn Bravo on March 18th, 1997 in Alexandria, Kentucky, U.S.

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Ciara Hanna is an actress and model. Ciara was given the name Ciara Chantel Hanna on January 20th, 1991 in Orange, California, United States. Ciara is also known as Hanna and Ciara Chantel.

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Ciara Baxendale is an actor and actress. She was most active from 2011 to 2011. Ciara was born on July 19th, 1995 in Helmshore, Lancashire.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ciara

She holds the title Goodies" and Oh". Ciara was given the name Ciara Princess Harris on October 25th, 1985 in Austin, Texas, United States.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 5 5 0
1974 16 16 0
1975 26 26 0
1976 26 26 0
1977 36 36 0
1978 48 48 0
1979 74 74 0
1980 95 95 0
1981 122 122 0
1982 178 178 0
1983 175 175 0
1984 235 235 0
1985 549 549 0
1986 733 733 0
1987 770 770 0
1988 703 703 0
1989 890 883 7
1990 944 944 0
1991 1,050 1,050 0
1992 1,370 1,370 0
1993 1,436 1,436 0
1994 1,401 1,401 0
1995 1,586 1,586 0
1996 1,429 1,429 0
1997 1,401 1,401 0
1998 1,232 1,232 0
1999 1,218 1,218 0
2000 1,139 1,139 0
2001 1,005 1,005 0
2002 904 904 0
2003 791 791 0
2004 980 980 0
2005 2,321 2,321 0
2006 1,606 1,606 0
2007 1,362 1,362 0
2008 1,039 1,039 0
2009 888 888 0
2010 698 698 0
2011 553 553 0
2012 474 474 0
2013 435 435 0
2014 420 420 0
2015 370 370 0
2016 316 316 0

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Popularity of Ciara as a first name

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Popularity of Ciara as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ciara U.S.
  White 62.30% 64.26%
  African American 10.66% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 23.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ciara

People with the last name Ciara are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Ciara

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  • How Popular is the name Ciara? Ciara is the 1,285th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ciara was the 137,327th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ciara have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 33,049 babies born with the first name Ciara in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ciara to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ciara? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ciara first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ciara is Monday, November 5th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Ciara born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ciara was in 2005 with a total of 2,321 babies. That's a lot of babies named Ciara!
  • Random Ciara Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ciara ranks 80th in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 104 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Ciara: Your name in reverse order is Araic. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rcaia. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ciara? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 122 people with the last name Ciara.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ciara? Ciara is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).
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