Surah name meaning

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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Surah

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from South Africa says the name Surah means "Brightness".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Su"rah
A soft twilled silk fabric much used for women's dresses; -- called also surah silk.

    surah was also found in the following language(s): Indonesian and Malay

    Fun Facts about the name Surah

  1. How Popular is the name Surah? Surah is the 32,402nd most popular name of all time.
  2. How many people with the first name Surah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 143 babies born with the first name Surah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Surah to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Surah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2007 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  4. When was Surah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Surah is Saturday, December 17th, 1892.
  5. What year had the most people named Surah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Surah was in 2018 with a total of 29 babies.
  6. Random Surah Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Surah is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name in 2015.
  7. Weird things about the name Surah: The name spelled backwards is Harus. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Sahur. How do you pronounce that?
  8. Surah name meaning

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