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Origin and Meaning of Ayat

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Germany, the name Ayat is of Arabic origin and means "An ayat is a verse of the Quran".
  2. A user from France says the name Ayat is of Arabic origin and means "Quran verse".
  3. A user from South Africa says the name Ayat is of Arabic origin and means "Verse of Quran".
  4. According to a user from Canada, the name Ayat is of Arabic origin and means "Unisex name meaning sign or verse (Arabic), ie. Ayat tul Rahman (sign of mercy). Also meaning reed (Somali)".
  5. According to a user from Pakistan, the name Ayat is of Arabic origin and means "Sign, verse of holy Qur'an".
  6. A user from Pakistan says the name Ayat means "gift of Allah".
  7. A submission from India says the name Ayat means "Unrestrained; uncontrolled" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  8. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Ayat is of English origin and means "To finish the sentence".
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Borrowed from Arabic آيَة‎ (ʾāya, “sign, token”).

  1. A verse of the Quran

ayat was also found in the following language(s): Crimean Tatar and Malay

Notable Persons Named Ayat

Notable Persons Named Ayat

Ayat Al-Qurmezi

Ayat Al-Qurmezi is a bahrani poet, activist, student, bahrani people, and bahranipoet. Ayat was given the name Ayat Hassan Mohammed Al-Qurmezi in 1991 in Bahrain. Ayat is also known as Al-Qormazi and Ayat.

Ayat Najafi

Ayat Najafi is a film director, screenwriter, and film producer. He has been prominent since 1985. Ayat was born on September 23rd, 1976 in Tehran.

Ayat Habib

Ayat Habib is an athlete for the Shabab Al-Ordon Club.

Ayat Mirzajanpour

Ayat Mirzajanpour is an athlete for the Sanat Sari F.C.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Ayat

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ayat

Hassan Ayat

Hassan Ayat was a Member of Parliament of Iran, Member of Assembly of Experts, Deputy Leader of IRP, Islamic Consultative Assembly, Assembly of Experts, and Islamic Republican Party. Hassan was born on June 24th, 1938 in Najafabad. He breathed his last breath on August 5th, 1981.

Félix Ayat

Félix was born on September 17th, 1882 in Paris, France. He passed away on April 4th, 1972.

Albert Robert Ayat

Albert was born on March 7th, 1875 in Paris, France. He left this life on December 2nd, 1935.


Fun Facts about the name Ayat

  • How Popular is the name Ayat? Ayat is the 11,243rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ayat have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 950 babies born with the first name Ayat in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ayat to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ayat? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ayat first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ayat is Monday, June 26th, 1933.
  • What year had the most people named Ayat born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ayat was in 2018 with a total of 94 babies.
  • Random Ayat Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ayat is not a popular baby girl's name in Maryland. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Maryland have the same name in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Ayat: The name spelled backwards is Taya. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Taya. How do you pronounce that?
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