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806
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Saphire

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  1. plural of Saphir

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 8 8 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 18 18 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 21 21 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 25 25 0
1996 29 29 0
1997 36 36 0
1998 34 34 0
1999 32 32 0
2000 30 30 0
2001 38 38 0
2002 26 26 0
2003 34 34 0
2004 36 36 0
2005 33 33 0
2006 31 31 0
2007 51 51 0
2008 29 29 0
2009 27 27 0
2010 25 25 0
2011 36 36 0
2012 30 30 0
2013 27 27 0
2014 22 22 0
2015 20 20 0
2016 21 21 0
2017 22 22 0

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Popularity of Saphire as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Saphire

  • How Popular is the name Saphire? Saphire is the 12,083rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Saphire have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 806 babies born with the first name Saphire in the United States. That's more than enough people named Saphire to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Saphire? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Saphire born? The highest recorded use of the first name Saphire was in 2007 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Saphire Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Saphire is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Saphire: Your name in reverse order is Erihpas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahireps. How do you pronounce that?

What Saphires Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Saphire born Apr 27, 2018

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 Northern Australia approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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