What does Ara mean?
Affiliated boy name: Aram.
(male) Aar, Arar, ..
(female) Aral, Arra, .. Middle name pairings:
Ara Kaidyn (A.K.), ..
How popular is Ara?
Ara is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#39111 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ara entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex position of #1916 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Aram is the only other prominent variation form of Ara. Adoption of these forms of Ara was widespread among parents 5 decades ago (median #1891).
Ara is alike in pronunciation to Aaro, Ari▲, Arie, Ario, Arri, Arrio, Arrow, Arry, Arryo, Ary, Arye, Aryeh, Aryo, Eero, Eri, Erie, Ira▼, Oro, Orry, Uri, Uria, Uriah▲, Yuri, Yuria and Yury. Other suggested similar names are Aran, Ard, Arda, Arn, Art, Arv, Asa and Ava. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ara.