Ora

Ora - A very unique female name



  Mar 28,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ora, meaning prayer, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #161. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ora and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ora? 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 Ora. The baby girl name Ora was given to 6 baby girls in 1992, ranking #4031 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 265,968 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ora peaked in popularity 106 years ago in 1911 on position 159.



Famous with this name

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Ora is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ora is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #938 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #938.

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 Ora is where you live.


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Ora origin and meaning

Ora is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means prayer. To see famous people named Ora, pop culture references for the name Ora and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ora

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

Orie / Orrie /

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
19924031
19863849
19852491
19843652
19833543
19813097
19783274
19773282
19762404
19752475
19731877
19712175
19701752
19691655
19681327
19671218
19661333
19651126
19641011
19631027
1962980
1961824
1960911
1959788
1958723
1957696
1956600
1955584
1954561
1953558
1952503
1951496
1950474
1949421
1948433
1947439
1946399
1945380
1944358
1943354
1942361
1941323
1940310
1939294
1938304
1937287
1936285
1935272
1934272
1933261
1932266
1931258
1930241
1929250
1928251
1927230
1926234
1925223
1924229
1923233
1922225
1921226
1920215
1919202
1918215
1917204
1916205
1915205
1914190
1913183
1912169
1911159
1910161

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia938

Even more about Ora


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 Ora 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 Ora?

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
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ora
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 265,968
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
1992 births +6

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