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Yahir Name Popularity

    

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How popular is Yahir?

In 2018 the less frequently given name Yahir, ranked the 811th Most Popular Boys Name in the United States.

Presently one of the top 1000 most popular, Yahir has been less popular than the top 1000 in the past.

Position 258, its highest popularity ranking, was reached in 2003 with 1,274 occurrences.

The least amount of newborns dubbed Yahir in any given year was less than 5, most recently in 1997.

Approximately during the years 1998-2003, the name Yahir took a definitive turn upwards in popularity whereas clearly downward trends happened around 2011-2017.

The popularity trend for Yahir has been soaring upward for a while. In recent years however, the number of babies given the name Yahir has dropped significantly.

What does the future hold for the popularity of Yahir?

Currently, the name is at a low point when compared to its most popular year.

The name Yahir is used by only a select few and has recently started to drift downward in popularity.

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   Yahir (Girl)Yahir (Boy)
Year %No. of Babies Given NamePopul. RankNo. of Babies Given NamePopul. Rank
2018 < 5 -- 277 811
2017 < 5 -- 268 829
2016 < 5 -- 326 745
2015 < 5 -- 389 661
2014 5 19,054 490 566
2013 < 5 -- 572 481
2012 < 5 -- 508 519
2011 < 5 -- 635 430
2010 < 5 -- 617 439
2009 < 5 -- 685 421
2008 < 5 -- 735 401
2007 7 15,398 738 401
2006 5 19,930 775 386
2005 6 16,372 762 379
2004 8 12,725 947 323
2003 13 8,480 1,274 258
2002 6 15,336 334 604
2001 < 5 -- 20 4,112
2000 < 5 -- 18 4,379
1999 < 5 -- 13 5,309
1998 < 5 -- 9 6,823
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1996 < 5 -- 8 7,118
1995 < 5 -- 7 7,772
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United States name popularity data is provided by the Social Security Administration and is based on Social Security card applications.

Data for a given year is not made available until well into the next year.

Data reflects what was recorded and has not been edited for errors, so for example the gender associated with a name may be incorrect.

The more babies that are given a particular name, the higher the popularity ranking. If multiple names have the same usage, the tie is broken by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. Therefore in the case of names with fewer occurrences, names with the same number of occurrences may have vastly different rankings because they will be interranked alphabetically.

To safeguard privacy, the SSA does not include names with less than 5 occurrences.

Please note, we update the data each May when the SSA releases new figures. All data changes at that time, including previous years, which will change minutely based on new information.