Tori

Tori - A very unique female name



  Aug 18,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Tori, meaning bird, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1955 on position #1846. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Tori and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Tori? 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 Tori. The baby girl name Tori was given to 375 baby girls in 2012, ranking #668 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,769 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Tori peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1994 on position 142.



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Tori is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Tori is currently topping the baby name charts in Delaware at position #168 - and is the least popular in Washington at position #1,229.

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 Tori is where you live.


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Tori origin and meaning

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

Similar to Tori

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

Tara / Terri / Terry / Teri / Tiara / Terrie / Tierra / Terra / Tyra / Tera /

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
2012668
2011621
2010559
2009544
2008479
2007488
2006458
2005390
2004372
2003296
2002286
2001278
2000260
1999236
1998232
1997208
1996186
1995160
1994142
1993152
1992215
1991345
1990464
1989520
1988496
1987447
1986525
1985664
1984646
1983608
1982859
1981691
1980595
1979539
1978384
1977344
1976345
1975554
1974786
1973892
1972834
1971889
1970807
1969974
1968963
1967909
1966929
1965901
1964808
1963881
1962863
1961754
1960825
1959936
19581997
19571901
19561948
19551846

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Delaware168
Hawaii255
West Virginia342
Maryland366
Alabama393
Virginia405
Kentucky435
Ohio449
Mississippi466
Massachusetts558
Oklahoma565
Pennsylvania574
Georgia583
Michigan598
New York621
Illinois624
Louisiana639
Wisconsin674
Minnesota688
Missouri713
Florida729
North Carolina751
Texas791
Colorado858
Indiana879
New Jersey890
Tennessee906
California1091
Washington1229

Even more about Tori


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 Tori 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 Tori?

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
1994
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Tori
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 3,769
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1955
2012 births +375

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