Theora name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Theora

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from California, U.S. says the name Theora means "The gift of god".
  2. A user from Canada says the name Theora is of Greek origin and means "Watcher; contemplate".
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Notable Persons Named Theora

Notable Persons Named Theora

Theora Hamblett

Theora was born on January 15th, 1895 in Paris, Mississippi, US. She passed away on March 6th, 1977.


Fun Facts about the name Theora

  • How Popular is the name Theora? Theora is the 12,158th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Theora have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 838 babies born with the first name Theora in the United States. That's more than enough people named Theora 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 Theora? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1891 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Theora first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Theora is Friday, November 1st, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Theora born? The highest recorded use of the first name Theora was in 1929 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Theora Factoid: According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Theora is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name in 1915.
  • Weird things about the name Theora: The name spelled backwards is Aroeht. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hearto. How do you pronounce that?
  • Theora name meaning

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