Farrah - girls name

Farrah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 77%

Farrah name meaning:

The name Farrah has Arabic origins and is commonly used for girls. It is derived from the Arabic word "fara" which means joy or happiness. Farrah is often associated with qualities such as beauty, charm, and a cheerful personality. Those named Farrah are thought to possess a positive and optimistic outlook on life, spreading joy and happiness to those around them.

In addition to its Arabic roots, the name Farrah also has Persian and English variations, each with different meanings. In Persian, it means "captivating" or "enchanting," emphasizing the individual's ability to captivate others with their charm and beauty. In English, it is thought to be a variant of the name "Pharaoh" and can symbolize strength and leadership.

Overall, the name Farrah carries connotations of joy, beauty, and charm across different cultures. It represents a person who brings happiness and positive energy to those around them, leaving a lasting impression with their captivating personality.

Origin: English


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Overall UK ranking: 1311 out of 5581

24 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (363)

Historical popularity of Farrah

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