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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Neriah

"Neriah" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Lamp of God". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1994 9 9 0
1995 9 9 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 16 16 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 30 30 0
2003 38 38 0
2004 24 24 0
2005 22 22 0
2006 29 29 0
2007 56 56 0
2008 50 50 0
2009 89 84 5
2010 107 102 5
2011 133 133 0
2012 174 174 0
2013 277 267 10
2014 289 289 0
2015 293 287 6

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Popularity of Neriah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Neriah

  • How Popular is the name Neriah? Neriah is the 7,179th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Neriah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,732 babies born with the first name Neriah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Neriah to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Neriah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Neriah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Neriah is Saturday, July 30th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Neriah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Neriah was in 2014 with a total of 289 babies.
  • Random Neriah Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Neriah is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Neriah: Your name in reverse order is Hairen. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rinhea. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Neriah mean?

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Eis for eager, let's get started!

Ris for relax, you know how!

Iis for ideals, no higher!

Ais for attractive, inside and out

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

Past life for Neriah born Apr 22, 1942

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Thailand approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.