What does Arie mean?
Arie /arie/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Arie). Arie's roots are Hebrew and Greek, and Arie means "lion, eagle; lion of God; the best of all". Arie is an alternate form, with the suffix -e, of Ari (Hebrew, Scandinavian): a short variation of Aristides. Arie is also a form of Ariel (Hebrew): biblical place name for Jerusalem. Arie is also used as a variant of Aristotle (Greek).
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How popular is Arie?
Arie is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#66476 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Arie for boys. Arie entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its top rank of #1760 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Arie are Ari (#441 in recent rankings), Ariel (#738) and Arik. These forms of Arie reached the peak of their popularity less than a decade ago (usage of 0.06%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.05%, ▼9%). Ari is the most trendy baby name here.
Arie is pronounced similarly to Aaro, Ara, Ario, Arrio, Arrow, Arry, Arryo, Aryeh, Aryo, Eri, Erie, Ira▼, Oro, Orry, Uri, Uria, Uriah▲, Yuri, Yuria, Yurii and Yuriy. Other suggested similar names are Abbe, Abia, Abie, Able, Abriel, Ace▲, Acie, Adi, Adin, Adrien▲, Afi, Alfie, Alin, Amid, Amir▲, Amrit, Andie, Angie, Aram, Arch▼, Archie▼, Ardel, Ardie, Arian▲, Aric▼, Arien, Aries, Ariese, Arin, Aris, Arjen, Arley, Arlie▼, Arne, Arnie, Arnoe, Arrt (see Arthur), Arte, Artie▼, Arty, Arvie, Arvin, Arvy, Ashe, Asiel, Averie, Avia, Axe, Azim, Corie, Elie, Ernie▼, Imrie and Kyrie▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arie.