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Sari

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1.1m Sarah (Hebrew)
420k Sara (Hebrew)
7k Sariah (American)
197 Saarah (Arabic)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 6 6 0
1915 7 7 0
1916 11 11 0
1917 11 11 0
1918 8 8 0
1919 13 13 0
1920 5 5 0
1922 5 5 0
1930 6 6 0
1932 11 11 0
1933 16 16 0
1934 11 11 0
1935 13 13 0
1936 9 9 0
1937 9 9 0
1938 5 5 0
1939 10 10 0
1940 9 9 0
1941 16 16 0
1942 18 18 0
1943 18 18 0
1944 13 13 0
1945 13 13 0
1946 14 14 0
1947 21 21 0
1948 21 21 0
1949 32 32 0
1950 36 36 0
1951 48 48 0
1952 48 48 0
1953 37 37 0
1954 55 55 0
1955 50 50 0
1956 64 64 0
1957 65 65 0
1958 46 46 0
1959 46 46 0
1960 64 64 0
1961 49 49 0
1962 42 42 0
1963 49 49 0
1964 44 44 0
1965 60 60 0
1966 46 46 0
1967 46 46 0
1968 29 29 0
1969 47 47 0
1970 54 54 0
1971 48 48 0
1972 36 36 0
1973 46 46 0
1974 45 45 0
1975 51 51 0
1976 51 51 0
1977 49 49 0
1978 52 52 0
1979 55 55 0
1980 47 47 0
1981 47 47 0
1982 50 50 0
1983 47 47 0
1984 38 38 0
1985 50 50 0
1986 31 31 0
1987 45 45 0
1988 43 43 0
1989 40 40 0
1990 56 50 6
1991 42 37 5
1992 35 35 0
1993 29 29 0
1994 41 35 6
1995 31 31 0
1996 28 28 0
1997 39 39 0
1998 37 37 0
1999 39 39 0
2000 33 33 0
2001 27 27 0
2002 27 27 0
2003 32 32 0
2004 37 37 0
2005 43 43 0
2006 43 43 0
2007 65 65 0
2008 53 48 5
2009 32 32 0
2010 38 38 0
2011 53 53 0
2012 43 43 0
2013 26 26 0
2014 20 20 0
2015 34 29 5

Fun Facts about the name Sari

  • How many people with the first name Sari have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,210 babies born with the first name Sari in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sari 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 Sari? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Sari first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sari is Tuesday, December 28th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Sari born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sari was in 1957 with a total of 65 babies.
  • Random Sari Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sari is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Sari: Your name in reverse order is Iras. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sari. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sari? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 855 people with the last name Sari.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sari? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sari as their last name since less than 1 person in 345k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Sari as a first name

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Common last names for Sari

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Common first names for Sari

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sari U.S.
  White 60.23% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 12.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.98% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 21.75% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sari

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Sari" mean? The list below shows the origins of Sari as well as things modernly associated with the name Sari such as celebrities named Sari.

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Sari

The name "Sari" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Princess". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Sa"ri
Same as Saree.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A dress worn primarily by Hindu women; consists of several yards of light material that is draped around the body

From Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī), via Prakrit from Sanskrit षाटी (ṣāṭī).

  1. The traditional dress of women in the Indian Subcontinent; an outer garment consisting of a single length of cotton or silk, most often with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt, the other draped over the shoulder or head.

sari was also found in the following language(s): Aromanian, Basque, Dupaninan Agta, Finnish, Italian, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swedish

Other Inspirations for the Name Sari

Sari Bari
Sari Fabric
Sari Gown
Sari Horwitz
Sari Nusseibeh
Sari Petticoat
Sari Rental
Sari Skirt
Sari Bourne
Sari Mercer

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sari

Zsa Zsa Gabor

Zsa Zsa Gabor is an actress and socialite with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1932 to 1997. Zsa was born in 1917 as Gabor Sari in Budapest, Austria-Hungary.

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What does the name Sari mean?

Sis for sincere, a model of truth.

Ais for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

Ris for romantic, hopelessly so

Iis for infinite, are your possibilities

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