First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yanira mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Yanira

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Singapore says the name Yanira means "The meaning of the name "Yanira" is: "Gift from God". Additional information: Yanira is a popular name in Lebanon." and is of Arabic origin.
  • A user from U.S. Virgin Islands says the name Yanira is of Hawaiian origin and means "Gift of god".
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Alt. Meaning

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

A is for adorable, how precious

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

I is for interest, you show in others.

R is for rock star, let it out!

A is for activities, for you have many.

Notable Persons Named Yanira

Yanira Ortigosa is an athlete for the UD Collerense (women).

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Yanira Benítez is an athlete for the UD Granadilla Tenerife Sur.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1964 5 5 0
1967 7 7 0
1968 8 8 0
1969 6 6 0
1971 6 6 0
1972 15 15 0
1973 24 24 0
1974 21 21 0
1975 32 32 0
1976 53 53 0
1977 60 60 0
1978 65 65 0
1979 62 62 0
1980 80 80 0
1981 76 76 0
1982 82 82 0
1983 76 76 0
1984 69 69 0
1985 65 65 0
1986 66 66 0
1987 84 84 0
1988 94 94 0
1989 115 115 0
1990 115 115 0
1991 112 112 0
1992 107 107 0
1993 123 123 0
1994 95 95 0
1995 89 89 0
1996 69 69 0
1997 90 90 0
1998 70 70 0
1999 51 51 0
2000 70 70 0
2001 69 69 0
2002 82 82 0
2003 88 88 0
2004 99 99 0
2005 72 72 0
2006 51 51 0
2007 76 76 0
2008 64 64 0
2009 58 58 0
2010 48 48 0
2011 33 33 0
2012 45 45 0
2013 39 39 0
2014 33 33 0
2015 20 20 0
2016 31 31 0
2017 18 18 0

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Popularity of Yanira as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Yanira

  • How Popular is the name Yanira? Yanira is the 5,134th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yanira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,088 babies born with the first name Yanira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yanira 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 Yanira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yanira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yanira is Saturday, December 9th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Yanira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yanira was in 1993 with a total of 123 babies.
  • Random Yanira Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yanira is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 20 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Yanira: Your name in reverse order is Arinay. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anriay. How do you pronounce that?

What Yaniras Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Yanira born Dec 23, 1953

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 Canada approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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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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