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Azaria

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Gender: Female Pronunciation: a-za-RYE-ah Origin of Azaria: Spelling variation of Azariah

The name Azaria is a girl's name of Hebrew origin. Azaria and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

Azaria and Azariah both rank near the bottom of the girls' Top 1000. A male name in the Bible, Azariah is also in the Top 1000 for boys, and with that spelling is given to nearly equal numbers of babies of each gender. Azaria is much more frequently used for girls.

Hank Azaria is an American actor.

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Famous People Named Azaria

Azaria Chamberlain, baby eaten by a dingo in Australia in 1980
Hank Azaria, American actor and voice actor

Pop Culture References for the name Azaria

Comments

-EagleEyes- Says:

2017-03-26T22:00:20

I know two girls with this name, and both pronounce it ah-ZAH-ree-ah.

ktgood Says:

2016-12-26T04:06:36

I've never heard it pronounced A-za-RYE-ah except when read out of the Bible. In the case of Azaria Chamberlain it was always pronounce az-ah-REE-ah in Australia. I think the later pronunciation is very pretty for a girl but the former is more fitting for a boy.

berry_chick Says:

2015-10-18T16:00:29

Personally I think az-a-REE-ah sounds more fitting.