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Ari (girl)

What does Ari mean?

Ari Pronunciation of Ari as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Ari) is a Persian name, and Ari means "brings rain". Ari is a version of Ara (Persian): also contraction of Arabella.


ASSOCIATED WITH rain (water)


VARIANTS Arria, Aria




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How popular is Ari?

Ari is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#93006 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Ari was first listed in 2007 and reached its apex rank of #719 in the U.S. in 2018. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Ari (#719 FROM RECENT DATA) are Aria (#19) and Ara. Adoption of these relations of Ari is at its highest today (AVERAGE #912), except for the version Ara which has become somewhat dated. Aria and Ari are two of the more trendy baby names here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ari, Ara, Aria in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Ari is pronounced similarly to Airi, Ariah, Arie, Ariya, Ariyah, Arrie, Arya, Aura, Aurea, Auria, Eira, Eiry, Iara, Ira, Ora, Orah, Oria, Orra, Orya, Uira, Uriya and Yara. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abi, Abri, Adi, Agi, Aki, Ali, Ami, Arin and Bri. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ari.

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