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Sahara Meaning


What does Sahara mean?

The name Sahara is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Sahara is "moon".

It is also of Arabic origin, where its meaning is "wilderness".

Sahara is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Sa-ha-ra.

The Given Name Sahara

Sahara is a form of Shashi. See Shashi for further details.

Mesmerizing and valiant, it is a name considered by many parents.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Sahara falls into the celestial name category.

Sahara Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,956 in baby name popularity for girls with 102 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,746 in baby name popularity for girls with 120 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Sahara Related Names

Sahara is a form of Shashi.

Famous Saharas

    Sahara Numerology

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    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Sahara Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Sahara.

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