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What does the name "Ria" mean?

Ria (English): Diminutive form of Maria

The name "Ria" is of English origin and it means "Diminutive form of Maria". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 234 other names that are similar to this one.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

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How popular is the name "Ria" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Ria? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,163 babies born with the name Ria in the United States. That's more than enough Rias to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1934 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ria" was in 2005 with a total of 202 babies.

According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ria" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 16 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of only 146 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Ria popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ria in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

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