Mireya

Mireya - A very unique female name



  May 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mireya, meaning admired, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1957 on position #2331. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mireya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mireya? 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 Mireya. The baby girl name Mireya was given to 105 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1440 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 13,460 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mireya peaked in popularity 22 years ago in 1997 on position 448.



Famous with this name

Mireya Guanipa
Mireya Mayor
Mireya Sánchez


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Mireya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mireya is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #299 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,222.

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 Mireya is where you live.


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Mireya origin and meaning

Mireya is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means admired. To see famous people named Mireya, pop culture references for the name Mireya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mireya

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

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

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
20121440
20111369
20101193
2009998
2008975
20071094
20061019
2005906
2004929
2003848
2002849
2001832
2000873
1999685
1998566
1997448
1996711
19951080
1994926
19931057
1992956
19911138
19901302
19891224
19881444
19871151
19861295
19851231
19841266
19831183
19821138
19811087
19801033
19791024
19781126
19771024
19761067
19751026
19741123
19731014
19721050
19711329
19701304
19691624
19681849
19671565
19662241
19651853
19622488
19612519
19592408
19572331

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico299
Texas711
Arizona762
Colorado985
California991
Virginia1291
Florida2222

Even more about Mireya


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 Mireya 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 Mireya?

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
1997
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Mireya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 13,460
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1957
2012 births +105

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