Nyra

First Name
643
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nyra

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  • A user from India says the name Nyra is of Unknown origin and means "Beauty of goddess Sara's saraswati Hindu legions says goddess sarsawti is one who is very intelligent and clever in art studies".
  • A submission from New York, United States says the name Nyra means "Gift of god" and is of African origin.
  • A submission from United Arab Emirates says the name Nyra means "Rose,beauty of goddess saraswati" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A user from India says the name Nyra is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Sanskrit meaning-rose and beauty of Godess Saraswati. Arabic meaning-light".
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Alt. Meaning

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

R is for rock star, let it out!

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 5 5 0
1924 7 7 0
1925 9 9 0
1926 6 6 0
1933 16 16 0
1934 6 6 0
1935 5 5 0
1938 5 5 0
1947 5 5 0
1950 9 9 0
1951 9 9 0
1952 7 7 0
1953 7 7 0
1954 5 5 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 9 9 0
1959 8 8 0
1964 5 5 0
1967 5 5 0
1968 5 5 0
1969 8 8 0
1972 9 9 0
1973 6 6 0
1974 8 8 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 5 5 0
1982 6 6 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 10 10 0
1987 8 8 0
1990 7 7 0
1992 5 5 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 6 6 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 22 22 0
2000 11 11 0
2001 15 15 0
2002 10 10 0
2003 10 10 0
2004 13 13 0
2005 14 14 0
2006 15 15 0
2007 15 15 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 12 12 0
2010 8 8 0
2011 16 16 0
2012 10 10 0
2013 11 11 0
2014 22 22 0
2015 31 31 0
2016 41 41 0
2017 98 98 0

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Popularity of Nyra as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nyra

  • How Popular is the name Nyra? Nyra is the 13,941st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nyra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 643 babies born with the first name Nyra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nyra 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 Nyra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nyra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nyra is Thursday, March 11th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Nyra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nyra was in 2017 with a total of 98 babies.
  • Random Nyra Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nyra is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 18 babies in California have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Nyra: Your name in reverse order is Aryn. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Arny. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nyra born Aug 9, 1999

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 Yukon approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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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).