Vira

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
325
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vira

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  • A submission from Indonesia says the name Vira means "A cloud" and is of Unknown origin.
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Notable Persons Named Vira

He holds the title King of Kandy. He was most prominent from 1707 to 1739.

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Vira was given the name Vira Boarman on September 16th, 1875 in New Orleans. She passed away on April 11th, 1957.

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He passed away in 1263.

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He breathed his last breath in 1235.

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Vira Silenti was an actress. Vira was given the name Elvira Giovene on April 16th, 1931 in Naples. She died on November 1st, 2014.

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Vira Ulianchenko is a Governor of Kiev Oblast, Head of Presidential Administration, Governor ofKiev Oblast, People's Deputy of Ukraine, Presidential Administration of Ukraine, and Verkhovna Rada. Vira was given the name Vira Ivanivna Ulianchenko on February 1st, 1958 in Bobrovytsia Raion.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Vira

Dharma was born on January 20th, 1906 in Patiala. He breathed his last breath on September 16th, 2000.

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He died on May 14th, 1963.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 5 0
1883 5 5 0
1884 10 10 0
1885 5 5 0
1888 10 10 0
1889 12 12 0
1890 5 5 0
1891 11 11 0
1892 14 14 0
1893 12 12 0
1894 10 10 0
1895 10 10 0
1896 21 21 0
1897 12 12 0
1898 10 10 0
1899 15 15 0
1900 16 16 0
1901 11 11 0
1902 13 13 0
1903 15 15 0
1904 12 12 0
1905 16 16 0
1906 15 15 0
1907 9 9 0
1908 14 14 0
1909 16 16 0
1910 9 9 0
1911 14 14 0
1912 14 14 0
1913 21 21 0
1914 16 16 0
1915 26 26 0
1916 39 39 0
1917 30 30 0
1918 34 34 0
1919 22 22 0
1920 28 28 0
1921 28 28 0
1922 25 25 0
1923 21 21 0
1924 24 24 0
1925 19 19 0
1926 19 19 0
1927 19 19 0
1928 28 28 0
1929 22 22 0
1930 16 16 0
1931 14 14 0
1932 17 17 0
1933 13 13 0
1934 10 10 0
1935 12 12 0
1936 26 26 0
1937 11 11 0
1938 13 13 0
1939 12 12 0
1940 10 10 0
1941 11 11 0
1942 12 12 0
1943 6 6 0
1944 8 8 0
1945 6 6 0
1946 9 9 0
1947 12 12 0
1948 11 11 0
1949 8 8 0
1950 6 6 0
1951 7 7 0
1952 10 10 0
1953 12 12 0
1954 10 10 0
1955 8 8 0
1956 11 11 0
1958 11 11 0
1959 13 13 0
1960 8 8 0
1961 10 10 0
1962 9 9 0
1963 8 8 0
1967 10 10 0
2012 6 6 0
2015 9 9 0
2017 17 17 0

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Popularity of Vira as a last name

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Common last names for Vira

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vira U.S.
  White 35.69% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 32.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.85% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 30.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vira

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

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Fun Facts about the name Vira

  • How Popular is the name Vira? Vira is the 9,563rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Vira was the 61,745th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Vira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,164 babies born with the first name Vira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vira to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Vira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vira is Friday, April 9th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Vira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vira was in 1916 with a total of 39 babies.
  • Random Vira Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vira is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Vira: Your name in reverse order is Ariv. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ariv. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vira? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 325 people with the last name Vira.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vira? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Vira as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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