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What does Sari mean?

Sari Pronunciation of Sari [sari] as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Sari is "princess". Sari is a version of Sarah (Hebrew). Biblical: originally called Sarai.

Associated with: princess.


Sari has 18 variants: Saira, Sairah, Sara, Sarai, Saraia, Sarha, Sarhah, Saria, Sarie, Sarra, Sarrah, Sarrey, Sera, Serah, Zahra, Zara, Zarah and Zaria.

22 more related forms via Sarah: Sadee, Sadie, Sadye, Sal, Salli, Sallie, Sally, Saran, Sareen, Sarely, Sarena, Sarika, Sarina, Sarine, Sarissa, Sarita, Sarka, Sasa, Serita, Shara, Shari and Zarita.

Creative forms:
(female) Sasi, Serri, ..

(male) Sarit, Saro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sari Abrianna (S.A.), ..

How popular is Sari?

Sari is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2530 out of 4276, Top 59%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#32227 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Sari was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #1459 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sari name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sari outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Sari are Sadie (#52 from current records), Sarah (#58), Sara (#162), Zara (#402), Sarai (#440), Zahra (#690), Zaria (#872), Sally (#1139), Sarina (#1342), Zarah (#1779), Shara, Sera, Shari, Saira, Sadye, Sallie, Sarena, Sarita and Sarrah. These forms of Sari were at the apex of their popularity 35 years ago (median #1401) and have become significantly less popular since (#1346, down 66%), with forms like Sarah becoming somewhat outmoded. Sadie, Zara, Zahra and Sarai are four of the more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sari, Sadie, Sadye, Saira, Sallie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sally, Sara, Sarah, Sarai, Sarena in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sarina, Sarita, Sarrah, Sera, Shara in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shari, Zahra, Zara, Zarah, Zaria in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sadie, Sally, Sara, Sarah, Zahra, Zara outside U.S.

Similar Names

Sari is pronounced similarly to Ceara, Cearia, Cera, Ceri, Ceria, Ciara, Ciri, Cyra, Sahra, Sariah, Seara, Searra, Seeria, Siara, Siri, Siria, Suri, Syria, Zaira, Zariah, Zarria, Zary, Zarya, Zayra and Zora. Other suggested similar names are Abri, Amari, Ari, Bari, Barri, Cari, Chari, Cori, Dari, Dori, Gauri, Ilari, Jeri, Kapri, Kari, Karri, Klari, Kori, Lari, Lauri, Lori, Mairi, Mari, Nari, Peri, Sabra, Sachi, Sada, Sade, Saffi, Sage, Sam, Sami, Samia, Sammi, San, Sana, Satin, Sato, Shani, Sharie, Sharik, Sharil, Shary, Sheri, Shiri, Staci, Star, Starr and Teri. These names tend to be less frequently used than Sari.

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