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Amari - Meaning of Amari

What does Amari mean?

[ 3 syll. a-ma-ri, am-ari ] The baby boy name Amari is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as aa-MAA-R-iy- †. Amari is used chiefly in the English language, and it is derived from Sanskrit and African-Yoruban origins. African-Yoruban origin: It is derived literally from the word 'amari' which means strength.

In addition, Amari is a variant of the name Amar (Arabic, English, and Indian).

Amarea, Amaree, Amarey, Amarie, Amarri, and Amary are variants of Amari.

See also the related categories, strength and sanskrit.

Amari is popular as a baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been growing since the 1990s; before that, it was of irregular use only. Its usage peaked modestly in 2018 with 0.068% of baby boys being given the name Amari. Its ranking then was #268. Among all boy names in its group, Amari was the most widely used in 2018. Though Amari is currently more often than not a baby boy name, there was a period from 1996 to 2004 when more girls were given the name. From 2005 on, increasingly more baby boys than girls were named Amari. In 2017, 68% more baby boys than girls were given the name Amari.

Baby names that sound like Amari include Amare, Amaree, Amarey, Amaria, Amaro, Amarri, Amaru, Amarya, Amerie, Amier, Amior, Amiri, Ammery, Amoree, Amorey, Amori, Amorie, Anaru, Anraoi, and Honoraye.

† Pronunciation for Amari: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"

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