Amari

Amari - A very unique male name



  Feb 25,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Amari, meaning eternal, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1985 on position #2366. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Amari and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Amari? 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 Amari. The baby boy name Amari was given to 1,047 baby boys in 2012, ranking #308 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,567 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Amari peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2009 on position 301.



Famous with this name

Miriam El Amari Nordby
Chawki Amari
Raja Amari


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Amari is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Amari is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #74 - and is the least popular in Oregon at position #645.

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 Amari is where you live.


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Amari origin and meaning

Amari is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means eternal. To see famous people named Amari, pop culture references for the name Amari and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Amari

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

Amir / Amare / Ameer / Amar / Anwar / Ahmir / Ammar / Aamir / Amaury / Amauri /

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
2012308
2011306
2010317
2009301
2008342
2007362
2006424
2005408
2004407
2003417
2002467
2001632
2000670
1999706
1998649
1997883
19961157
19951710
19941741
19913073
19852366

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia74
Maryland134
Mississippi142
Virginia169
Delaware175
Florida180
Georgia186
South Carolina188
Michigan190
North Carolina197
Connecticut207
New Jersey220
Pennsylvania228
Alabama235
New York239
Ohio267
Arkansas271
Nevada289
Illinois290
Tennessee294
Wisconsin309
Washington415
Kansas436
New Mexico446
California451
Texas457
Louisiana462
Missouri463
Indiana472
Arizona503
Kentucky507
Massachusetts584
Minnesota628
Oregon645

Even more about Amari


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 Amari 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Amari?

3 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
2009
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Amari
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,567
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1985
2012 births +1,047

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