Amira

Amira - A very unique female name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Amira appeared on the charts for the first time in 1972 on position #2263. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Amira and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Amira? 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 Amira. The baby girl name Amira was given to 554 baby girls in 2012, ranking #510 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,551 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Amira peaked in popularity 11 years ago in 2008 on position 436.



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Amira is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Amira is currently topping the baby name charts in Minnesota at position #164 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,017.

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 Amira is where you live.


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Amira origin and meaning

Amira is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Amira, pop culture references for the name Amira and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Amira

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

Annmarie / Amari / Annemarie / Annamarie / Amara / Amirah / Annamaria / Anamaria / Amariah / Amaria /

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
2012510
2011501
2010498
2009479
2008436
2007529
2006568
2005592
2004652
2003702
2002771
2001814
2000838
1999906
1998862
19971016
19961096
19951203
19941163
19931177
19921381
19911314
19901528
19891361
19881434
19871964
19861640
19851939
19841927
19831807
19822293
19812249
19801673
19791931
19782015
19772351
19761884
19752518
19742147
19732119
19722263

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Minnesota164
District of Columbia170
Maryland205
Oregon277
Ohio289
Virginia322
Nebraska336
Illinois343
Pennsylvania352
Florida355
New York376
New Mexico377
Michigan382
Washington471
North Carolina506
Wisconsin513
New Jersey525
Georgia556
Massachusetts565
Missouri588
Oklahoma596
Utah605
South Carolina693
Arizona697
Indiana715
Tennessee727
California760
Louisiana925
Texas1017

Even more about Amira


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 Amira 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 Amira?

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
2008
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Amira
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,551
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1972
2012 births +554

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