Adah

Adah - A very unique female name



  May 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Adah, meaning ornament, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #926. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Adah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Adah? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Adah. The baby girl name Adah was given to 14 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3437 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 100,947 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Adah peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 926.



Famous with this name

Adah Sharma
Adah Glassbourg
Adah Fretwell


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Adah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Adah is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,112 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,513.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Adah is where you live.


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Adah origin and meaning

Adah is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means ornament. To see famous people named Adah, pop culture references for the name Adah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Adah

We've found the following names that sound similar to Adah, sorted by popularity.

Ada / Addie / Aida / Aditi / Aide / Adia / Audie / Atiya / Aidee / Atha /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20123437
20112862
20102770
20093149
20083118
20073451
20063487
19261765
19231439
19221665
19201773
19191713
19181222
19171354
1916989
1915987
19141329
1911928
1910926

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2112
California3513

Even more about Adah


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Adah a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Adah?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Adah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 100,947
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +14

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