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Amari Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): see Amaro. Arabic: variant of Amar. Japanese: ‘surplus’, usually written with characters used phonetically. It appears to be a shortening of amaribe ‘surplus doors’, a reference to the practice among census takers from ancient times up to the era of the Tokugawa shogunate (1603–1867) of listing households in groups of fifty; any households exceeding this number or a multiple of it were referred to as ‘surplus’. The surname is found chiefly in northeastern Japan.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Amaro, Amar, Arai, Amara, Hari, Maki, Imai, Omori, Mari, Kamara

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Amari life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Amari in 1962 was 76, and 71 in 2004.

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