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Amara Meaning


What does Amara mean?

The name Amara is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Amara is "lovely".

It is also of Igbo origin, where its meaning is "grace" and Sanskrit origin, where its meaning is "eternal, immortal".

Amara is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced A-ma-ra.

The Given Name Amara

Amara is a diminutive of Amarantha. See Amarantha for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Amara, is one of timelessness and class.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although often used, your memorable little Amara, is sure to make it all her own.

Amara Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 193 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,564 occurrences. It ranked 5,751 in baby name popularity for boys with 15 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 206 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,491 occurrences. It ranked 7,553 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Amara has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Amara Name Popularity Page.

Amara Related Names

Amara is a diminutive of Amarantha.

Famous Amaras

    Amara Numerology

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    Amara Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Amara.

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

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