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Gender: Female Pronunciation: sar-EYE Meaning of Sarai: "princess" Origin of Sarai: Hebrew Sarai's Popularity in 2017: #439

The name Sarai is a girl's name of Hebrew, Irish origin meaning "princess". Sarai is ranked #439 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Classic Baby Names with a Twist and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

In the Old Testament, God changed Sarai's name to Sara, so this would make a very legitimate variation.

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Famous People Named Sarai

Sarai Marie Howard aka Miss 86, American rapper
Sarai Givaty, Israeli actress and model
Sarai Sherman, American painter
Sarai Gascón Moreno, Spanish Paralympic swimmer
Sarai Walker, American novelist

Pop Culture References for the name Sarai

Saraiyu "Sarai" Balitang, character from the "Daughter of the Lioness" series by Tamora Pierce
Sarai, character from "Strange the Dreamer" by Laini Taylor

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