Uriah

Uriah - A very unique female name



  Jan 20,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Uriah appeared on the charts for the first time in 2000 on position #5211. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Uriah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Uriah? 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 Uriah. The baby girl name Uriah was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5693 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Uriah peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2002 on position 3205.



Famous with this name

Uriah Arnhem
Uriah Shelton
Uriah Hall


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Uriah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Uriah is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #4,034 - and is the least popular in California at position #4,034.

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 Uriah is where you live.


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Uriah origin and meaning

Uriah is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Uriah, pop culture references for the name Uriah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Uriah

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

Ura / Uriyah /

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
20125693
20094603
20083997
20075131
20063580
20045676
20035459
20023205
20005211

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California4034

Even more about Uriah


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 Uriah 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 Uriah?

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
2002
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Uriah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 2000
2012 births +5

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