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Farah Meaning


What does Farah mean?

The name Farah is of Arabic origin.

The meaning of Farah is "happy, joyful".

Farah is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Fa-rah.

The Given Name Farah

Farah is quite a memorable name and a welcome find.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Farah falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Farah Zeynep Abdullah.

Farah Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,287 in baby name popularity for girls with 176 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,533 in baby name popularity for girls with 143 occurrences. It ranked 9,077 in baby name popularity for boys with 8 occurrences.

Want to see how Farah sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Farah Name Popularity Page.

Farah Related Names

Variants of the name Farah include Farhan, Farhana, Fariha, Farihah, Farrah, Ferrah.

The name Farshad is a form of Farah.

Famous Farahs

  • Farah Zeynep Abdullah ~ Actress

Farah Numerology

What will your new littleFarah be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Farah are often foolish and brisk but most of all they are read more >>

Farah Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Farah in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Farah.

Just for fun, see the name Farah 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 Farah in Nautical Flags page.