What does Farrah mean?
Farrah /far-rah/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced FARE-ah. It is of Middle English and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Farrah is "lovely, pleasant".
Affiliated girl name: Dara.Kreatif forms: Farri, Fiorah, Furah. [more]
How popular is Farrah?
Farrah is a very prominent first name for women (#1645 out of 4276, Top 38%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#30091 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Farrah for girls. Farrah was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak rank of #544 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is currently at #759. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Farrah and associated names. The only other popular alternative form of Farrah (#759 a year ago) ranked in the Top 1000 is Dara. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.419%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.1205%, ▼71.2%), with the forms Dara and Farrah becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)