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The baby girl name Aurora is of Latin origin. Aurora meaning, Aurora popularity, Aurora hieroglyphics, Aurora numerology, and other interesting facts.

The name Aurora is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Aurora is "dawn".  

Aurora is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Au-ro-ra.

In the U.S. in 2012, it ranked 166  in popular baby names for girls with 1890 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Aurora Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Aurora has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Aurora to other names.


The names Aurore, Ausra are all forms of Aurora.

Aurora falls into the Greek myth name category.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Aurora in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Aurora in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Aurora in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Aurora Numerology page.

Aurora Numerology
Aurora in Hieroglyhics
Aurora in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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