Ezra

Ezra - A very unique male name



  Jun 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ezra, meaning help, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #464. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ezra and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ezra? 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 Ezra. The baby boy name Ezra was given to 2,058 baby boys in 2012, ranking #183 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 797 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ezra peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 183.



Famous with this name

Ezra Miller
Ezra Mabengeza
Ido Ezra


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Ezra is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ezra is currently topping the baby name charts in Hawaii at position #64 - and is the least popular in Mississippi at position #592.

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 Ezra is where you live.


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Ezra origin and meaning

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

Similar to Ezra

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

Esgar / Ezrah / Escher /

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
2012183
2011203
2010240
2009256
2008290
2007340
2006341
2005348
2004379
2003409
2002444
2001433
2000431
1999485
1998490
1997553
1996566
1995682
1994752
1993704
1992824
1991819
1990801
1989776
1988661
1987669
1986756
1985707
1984738
1983827
1982714
1981674
1980735
1979742
1978724
1977679
1976726
1975729
1974806
1973776
1972875
1971839
19701116
1969865
1968913
19671118
1966969
19651119
19641315
19631007
19621085
19611101
19591201
19581130
19571007
19561064
19551238
19541130
1953914
1952927
1951854
1950945
1949984
19481255
19471119
19461565
19451062
1944829
1943866
1942933
19411160
19401184
19391024
1938933
1937832
1936584
1935653
1934631
1933727
1932697
1931621
1930580
1929575
1928536
1927628
1926511
1925545
1924514
1923481
1922487
1921469
1920528
1919506
1918529
1917491
1916464
1915483
1914502
1913618
1912473
1911569
1910464

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Hawaii64
Alaska84
Idaho86
Oregon93
Wyoming100
New Mexico101
Vermont106
Montana108
Washington109
Utah125
Minnesota129
New Hampshire138
South Dakota138
Kansas142
Indiana155
Wisconsin159
Arizona162
Virginia165
Tennessee170
Nevada177
Maryland177
Colorado181
California182
Michigan182
New York187
Iowa194
Ohio195
West Virginia197
Georgia201
Pennsylvania204
Texas210
Massachusetts212
Rhode Island212
Kentucky217
Nebraska219
New Jersey224
South Carolina224
Florida224
North Carolina228
Oklahoma228
Louisiana229
Maine229
Arkansas234
Illinois235
Missouri255
District of Columbia265
Connecticut284
Alabama302
Mississippi592

Even more about Ezra


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 Ezra 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 Ezra?

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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ezra
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 797
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +2,058

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