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Yanira

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yanira

User Submitted Origins

Spanish
63%
English
17%
Arabic
13%
Hindi
4%
Hawaiian
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 3 submissions from the United States and Virgin Islands, U.S. agree the name Yanira means "Gift of god" and is of Arabic / Spanish origin.
  2. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Yanira is of Spanish origin and means "A gift from god".
  3. A submission from Singapore says the name Yanira means "The meaning of the name 'Yanira' is: 'Gift from God'. Additional information: Yanira is a popular name in Lebanon" and is of Arabic origin.
  4. A user from India says the name Yanira means "mother of sea in India".
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Notable Persons Named Yanira

Notable Persons Named Yanira

Yanira Ortigosa

Yanira Ortigosa is an athlete for the UD Collerense (women).

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Yanira Benítez

Yanira Benítez is an athlete for the UD Granadilla Tenerife Sur.

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Fun Facts about the name Yanira

  • How Popular is the name Yanira? Yanira is the 5,228th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yanira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,148 babies born with the first name Yanira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yanira to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yanira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yanira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yanira is Saturday, December 9th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Yanira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yanira was in 1993 with a total of 123 babies.
  • Random Yanira Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yanira is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 22 babies in Texas have the same name in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Yanira: The name spelled backwards is Arinay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yirana. How do you pronounce that?
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