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Mayra

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32k
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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Mayra

"Mayra" is a name of Spanish origin, and it means "Combination of Maya/Myra/Mara". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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Blend of maayo +‎ ra, from maayo ra nimo.

Notable Persons Named Mayra

Mayra was given the name Mayra Lizbeth Rosales in 1980. Mayra is also known as Rosales and Mayra Lizbeth.

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Mayra Andrade is a morna (music), funaná, batuque (music, dance), coladeira, and jazz musician. She plays Vocals. She was most active from 2001 to present. Mayra was born on February 13th, 1985 in Havana.

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Mayra Verónica is a model, actress, singer, recording artist, tv personality, and model (people). Mayra was given the name Mayra Verónica Aruca Rodríguez on August 20th, 1980 in Havana, Cuba.

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Mayra Sérbulo is an actress. Mayra was born in Santa María Jalapa del Marqués.

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Maria Gadú is a música popular brasileira, pop music, samba, bossa nova, rock music, and blues musician. She plays Guitar and Vocals. Maria was given the name Mayra Corrêa Aygadoux on December 4th, 1986 in São Paulo. Maria is also known as Maria Gadú and Mayra Corrêa Aygadoux.

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Mayra Dias Gomes is a novelist. Mayra was born on December 15th, 1987 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Mayra

Mayra is a pop music, latin music (genre), and pop rock actress, singer, actor, and singing. She plays Vocals. Mayra was given the name Mayra Alejandra Goñi Gastiaburu in Lima. Mayra is also known as Mayra.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1948 7 7 0
1949 5 5 0
1950 6 6 0
1951 6 6 0
1953 7 7 0
1954 7 7 0
1955 11 11 0
1956 20 20 0
1957 36 36 0
1958 38 38 0
1959 40 40 0
1960 50 50 0
1961 59 59 0
1962 53 53 0
1963 83 83 0
1964 84 84 0
1965 80 80 0
1966 98 98 0
1967 115 115 0
1968 126 126 0
1969 145 145 0
1970 173 173 0
1971 163 163 0
1972 154 154 0
1973 163 163 0
1974 197 197 0
1975 260 260 0
1976 217 217 0
1977 211 211 0
1978 407 402 5
1979 593 593 0
1980 886 874 12
1981 617 606 11
1982 561 549 12
1983 878 858 20
1984 1,148 1,127 21
1985 1,183 1,165 18
1986 1,543 1,502 41
1987 1,549 1,513 36
1988 1,453 1,433 20
1989 1,487 1,455 32
1990 1,531 1,503 28
1991 1,482 1,460 22
1992 1,454 1,437 17
1993 1,351 1,336 15
1994 1,262 1,245 17
1995 1,029 1,020 9
1996 902 893 9
1997 788 788 0
1998 797 797 0
1999 664 664 0
2000 571 571 0
2001 571 571 0
2002 552 552 0
2003 541 541 0
2004 465 465 0
2005 443 443 0
2006 437 437 0
2007 414 414 0
2008 382 382 0
2009 327 327 0
2010 307 307 0
2011 247 247 0
2012 207 207 0
2013 187 187 0
2014 163 163 0
2015 189 189 0
2016 178 178 0

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Popularity of Mayra as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Mayra

  • How Popular is the name Mayra? Mayra is the 1,304th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Mayra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 32,360 babies born with the first name Mayra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mayra 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 Mayra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1948 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Mayra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mayra is Wednesday, June 27th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Mayra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mayra was in 1987 with a total of 1,513 babies. That's a lot of babies named Mayra!
  • Random Mayra Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mayra ranks 66th in popularity as a baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, 786 babies in California have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Mayra: Your name in reverse order is Aryam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yrama. How do you pronounce that?

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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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