Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Eternal
Main Origin Language: Indian
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In 2017 the name Amara...

• was given to 1,478 baby girls
• was the 208th most popular name for baby girls
• was 183% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Alaska, Hawaii, and Kansas
• was least popular in Deleware, Wyoming, and North Dakota
• was about as popular as Juliette and Marley
Babies Named Amara Born Per Year
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(In years of less than five births the number born is listed as zero and the rank was set to be the maximum rank)

Historically the name Amara...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1950
• was not given to any babies in the 1950s
• is 426% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Alessia, Amarah, Amaia, Ezekiel, Callahan, Kye
• has the most opposite popularity history to Margarita, Kathrine, Concepcion, Joseph, Rudy, Michael
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Amara Per State
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Geographically the name Amara...

• 0% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Alexandria, Irene, Aurelia, Ronin, Tobias, Maximus
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Aubrey, Laila, Kali, Jayce, Amir, Jeremy
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
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Average Age of Benjamin
54 Years
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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More information on Amara by the Baby Name Institute

• How many babies named Amara are born every second?
• What are the chances a kid named Amara will be the only kid named Amara in his class?
• How similar is the naming popularity of Amara compared to other names?
• How was each statistic for this page calculated?
• How does Amara rank among the top 2,500 names of the year?
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