Baby Name Popularity, Data, and History


Meaning: Princess
Main Origin Language: Arabic

In 2017 the name Amira...

• was given to 1,014 baby girls
• was the 317th most popular name for baby girls
• was 68% more popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Minnesota, Illinois, and North Dakota
• was least popular in South Dakota, New Hampshire, and Wyoming
• was about as popular as Raelyn and Arielle
Babies Named Amira 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 Amira...

• achieved it's highest popularity in 2017
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1950
• was not given to any babies in the 1950s
• is 385% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
• has the most similar popularity history to Amirah, Aoife, Blessing, Kian, Leonardo, Zaid
• has the most opposite popularity history to Margarita, Kathrine, Antoinette, Joseph, Rudy, Michael
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Amira Per State
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Geographically the name Amira...

• 33% more popular east of the Mississippi than west of the Mississippi
• has the most similar state naming pattern as Aisha, Mallory, Amirah, Crosby, Franklin, Henrik
• has the most opposite state naming pattern as Luna, Olivia, Emily, Ezra, Hunter, Logan
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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 Amira by the Baby Name Institute

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