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Ria

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3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
101
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ria mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ria

"Ria" is a name of English origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Maria". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Ria

Ria Atayde is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2015. Ria was given the name Maria Sophia C. Atayde on March 23rd, 1992 in Mandaluyong.

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Ria Mae is a musician.

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Ria was given the name Gregoria Antoniou on July 14th, 1988 in Athens.

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Ria Vandervis is an actor and actress. She has been prominent since 2004. Ria was born on July 5th, 1984 in Dunedin, New Zealand.

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Ria Ritchie is a contemporary r&b, neo soul, hip hop music, and acoustic music musician. She plays Coloratura soprano. She has had major accomplishments since 2012. Ria was born Ria Ritchie on September 23rd, 1987 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

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Ria Hall is a reggae musician. She was most prominent from 2011 to present.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Ria

Ria is a pop music, soul music, rhythm, and blues musician. She was most prominent from 2007 to present.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1934 6 6 0
1936 6 6 0
1943 5 5 0
1946 7 7 0
1947 9 9 0
1948 10 10 0
1949 9 9 0
1950 8 8 0
1951 8 8 0
1952 10 10 0
1953 13 13 0
1954 11 11 0
1955 15 15 0
1956 6 6 0
1957 11 11 0
1958 6 6 0
1959 17 17 0
1960 11 11 0
1961 9 9 0
1962 15 15 0
1963 19 19 0
1964 10 10 0
1965 12 12 0
1966 12 12 0
1967 16 16 0
1968 28 28 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 18 18 0
1971 13 13 0
1972 10 10 0
1973 16 16 0
1974 21 21 0
1975 14 14 0
1976 15 15 0
1977 23 23 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 33 33 0
1980 30 30 0
1981 28 28 0
1982 26 26 0
1983 22 22 0
1984 27 27 0
1985 24 24 0
1986 27 27 0
1987 22 22 0
1988 23 23 0
1989 24 24 0
1990 24 24 0
1991 29 29 0
1992 30 30 0
1993 43 43 0
1994 40 40 0
1995 32 32 0
1996 35 35 0
1997 46 46 0
1998 38 38 0
1999 65 65 0
2000 86 86 0
2001 125 125 0
2002 134 134 0
2003 174 174 0
2004 190 190 0
2005 202 202 0
2006 166 166 0
2007 146 146 0
2008 133 133 0
2009 131 131 0
2010 111 111 0
2011 117 117 0
2012 111 111 0
2013 115 115 0
2014 100 100 0
2015 84 84 0
2016 108 108 0

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Popularity of Ria as a first name

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Popularity of Ria as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ria U.S.
  White 17.82% 64.26%
  African American 10.89% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 51.49% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 15.84% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ria

People with the last name Ria are most frequently White, African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Ria

  • How Popular is the name Ria? Ria is the 4,806th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ria was the 159,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ria have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,356 babies born with the first name Ria in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ria to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ria? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1934 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ria first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ria is Wednesday, November 14th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Ria born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ria was in 2005 with a total of 202 babies.
  • Random Ria Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ria is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Ria: Your name in reverse order is Air. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Air. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ria? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 101 people with the last name Ria.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ria? Ria 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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