Mayra

Mayra - A very unique female name



  Jun 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mayra appeared on the charts for the first time in 1955 on position #2014. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mayra and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mayra? 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 Mayra. The baby girl name Mayra was given to 137 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1254 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 10,316 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mayra peaked in popularity 33 years ago in 1986 on position 180.



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Mayra is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mayra is currently topping the baby name charts in Alabama at position #680 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,885.

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 Mayra is where you live.


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Mayra origin and meaning

Mayra is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Mayra, pop culture references for the name Mayra and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mayra

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

Mary / Maria / Marie / Mariah / Myra / Maura / Mara / Mari / Moriah / Mireya /

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
20121254
2011988
2010884
2009845
2008755
2007707
2006656
2005629
2004603
2003530
2002498
2001486
2000479
1999418
1998365
1997351
1996315
1995273
1994230
1993214
1992200
1991207
1990197
1989191
1988191
1987183
1986180
1985226
1984227
1983275
1982413
1981378
1980280
1979373
1978464
1977673
1976624
1975559
1974648
1973721
1972759
1971751
1970717
1969735
1968786
1967801
1966848
1965966
1964974
1963990
19621242
19611172
19601327
19591341
19581380
19571364
19561585
19552014

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alabama680
California735
Washington817
Texas827
Arizona934
Florida1274
Virginia1285
North Carolina1507
Georgia1642
New York1885

Even more about Mayra


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 Mayra 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 Mayra?

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
1986
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Mayra
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 10,316
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1955
2012 births +137

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