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Ermias name meaning

First Name
615
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
113
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ermias mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

 
Origin and Meaning of Ermias

User Submitted Origins

Eritrea
38%
African
38%
English
14%
Hebrew
4%
Arabic
4%
Amharic
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 15 submissions from all over the world agree the name Ermias means "God will rise" and is of Eritrea origin.
  2. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Ermias is of Eritrea origin and means "It is a common name for boys in Eritrea and Ethiopia and it means God will rise".
  3. 3 people from the United States agree the name Ermias is of African origin and means "Sent by god".
  4. A user from Pennsylvania, U.S. says the name Ermias means "Sent from God".
  5. A submission from Alaska, U.S. says the name Ermias means "'Yahweh will exalt'. (Yahweh is the Hebrew god.)" and is of Hebrew origin.
  6. A submission from Ethiopia says the name Ermias means "God exalted".
  7. A user from California, U.S. says the name Ermias is of Amharic origin and means "Uplifted by god".
  8. According to a user from North Carolina, U.S., the name Ermias is of African origin and means "Good will rise".
  9. A user from Ethiopia says the name Ermias means "Very good person".
  10. A user from Jamaica says the name Ermias means "Gift of the creator".
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Notable Persons Named Ermias

Notable Persons Named Ermias

Nipsey Hussle

Nipsey Hussle is a hip hop music rapping. His most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Nipsey was given the name Ermias Asghedom on August 15th, 1985.

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Ermias Tekle

Ermias Tekle is a soccer player for the Adulis Club, Croydon Kings, Western Strikers SC, Adelaide Comets FC, and Eritrea national football team. Ermias was born in Eritrea. Ermias is also known as Tekle and Ermias.

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Ermias Maakele

Ermias Maakele is an athlete for the FC Edaga Hamus.

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Ermias Weldai

Ermias Weldai is an athlete for the FC Edaga Hamus.

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Ermias Haile

Ermias Haile is a sports team member for the Western Strikers SC.

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Ermias Hailu

Ermias Hailu is an athlete for the Dashen Beer FC.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ermias U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 97.35% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ermias

People with the last name Ermias are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Ermias

  • How Popular is the name Ermias? Ermias is the 14,804th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ermias was the 146,201st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ermias have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 615 babies born with the first name Ermias in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ermias to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ermias? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ermias first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ermias is Saturday, December 4th, 1971.
  • What year had the most people named Ermias born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ermias was in 2019 with a total of 519 babies.
  • Random Ermias Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ermias is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Wisconsin have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Ermias: The name spelled backwards is Saimre. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Amesri. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ermias? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 113 people with the last name Ermias.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ermias? Ermias is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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