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First Name
502
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
513
in the U.S.
in 2010

Hira

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1984 5 5 0
1987 8 8 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 20 20 0
1991 19 19 0
1992 20 20 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 20 20 0
1995 28 28 0
1996 25 25 0
1997 19 19 0
1998 29 29 0
1999 35 35 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 24 24 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 15 15 0
2004 22 22 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 21 21 0
2008 16 16 0
2009 13 13 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 9 9 0
2012 7 7 0
2013 6 6 0
2014 19 19 0
2015 15 15 0

Fun Facts about the name Hira

  • How many people with the first name Hira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 502 babies born with the first name Hira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hira 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 Hira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1984 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hira is Friday, June 26th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Hira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hira was in 1999 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Hira Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hira is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Hira: Your name in reverse order is Arih. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Riha. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hira? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 513 people with the last name Hira.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hira? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hira as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Hira as a first name

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Popularity of Hira as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hira U.S.
  White 6.43% 64.26%
  African American 2.34% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 81.87% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.95% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.29% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hira

People with the last name Hira are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

  1. (Islam) the grotto or cave, in Saudi Arabia, where Muhammad first received the Qur'an from Gabriel

Other Inspirations for the Name Hira

Hira Ali
Hira Khan
Hira Baig
Hira Fernando
Hira Khalid
Hira Nakhasi Fda
Hira Ratan Manek
Hira Siddiqui
Hira Tareen

What does the name Hira mean?

His for hardy, can't keep you down!

Iis for immense, are your great qualities

Ris for recreation, time to take some!

Ais for acts, the daily acts of kindness shown to others

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