Saniyah

Saniyah - A very unique female name



  Jan 18,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Saniyah appeared on the charts for the first time in 2001 on position #2209. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Saniyah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Saniyah? 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 Saniyah. The baby girl name Saniyah was given to 358 baby girls in 2012, ranking #699 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,948 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Saniyah peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2009 on position 500.



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Saniyah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Saniyah is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #252 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,483.

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 Saniyah is where you live.


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Saniyah origin and meaning

Saniyah is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Saniyah, pop culture references for the name Saniyah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Saniyah

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

Susan / Shannon / Suzanne / Sonya / Sonia / Shawna / Shawn / Shana / Shanna / Shauna /

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
2012699
2011607
2010569
2009500
2008538
2007572
2006680
2005764
2004874
20031222
20021973
20012209

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia252
Mississippi281
Georgia319
Maryland327
Pennsylvania340
Virginia358
Louisiana371
New Jersey402
Alabama453
Florida490
North Carolina525
New York573
South Carolina575
Ohio594
Illinois769
Michigan779
Texas869
Tennessee898
Missouri1078
California1483

Even more about Saniyah


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 Saniyah 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 Saniyah?

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
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Saniyah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,948
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 2001
2012 births +358

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