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

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Origin and Meaning of Sirus

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  • According to a user from , the name Sirus is of Persian or Iranian origin and means "Derives from "Cyrus" The Sun Hero Wit".
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Notable Persons Named Sirus

Sirus Alvand is a film director and screenwriter. He has had major accomplishments since 1971. Sirus was given the name Cyrous Alvand on January 1st, 1950 in Tehran.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Sirus

Dave is also known as Stone and Brick.


Where is the name Sirus popular?

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Popularity of Sirus as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Sirus

  • How Popular is the name Sirus? Sirus is the 25,719th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sirus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 218 babies born with the first name Sirus in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sirus to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sirus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sirus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sirus is Sunday, October 19th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Sirus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sirus was in 2017 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Sirus Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sirus is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Sirus: Your name in reverse order is Suris. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Issur. How do you pronounce that?

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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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