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Yair Meaning


What does Yair mean?

The name Yair is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Yair is "he will englighten".

Yair is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ya-ir.

The Given Name Yair

Yair is a form of Jair. See Jair for further details.

Yair is good for parents who want a name that is unique and stylish.

A name fit for a child full of brilliance and spirit, a little experimenter.

Yair has no variant spellings.

Yair Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,130 in baby name popularity for boys with 170 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,223 in baby name popularity for boys with 150 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Yair Related Names

Yair is a form of Jair.

Famous Yairs

    Yair 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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    Yair Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Yair.

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

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